The collection is arranged as 6 series: Series 1: Biographical Material, 1989-1990 (Box 1; 1 folder) Series 2: Correspondence, 1969-1990 (Boxes 1-3; 2.3 linear feet) Series 3: Writings and Notes, 1984, 1987-1989 (Box 3; 5 folders) Series 4: Printed Material, 1975-1990 (Box 4; 0.2 linear feet) Series 5: Scrapbook, 1975-1989 (Box 4; 1 folder) Series 6: Photographs, circa 1970s (Box 4; 1 folder)
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The papers of painter, printmaker, performance artist, and teacher Roger Shimomura measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1965 to 1990. Found within the papers are biographical materials, correspondence, writings, notes, printed material, one scrapbook, and photographs.
Roger Shimomura papers, 1965-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Roger Shimomura (b. 1939) is a Japanese American painter, printmaker, performance artist, and teacher who has worked primarily in Kansas since 1969.
Roger Shimomura donated his papers in 1990, as part of the Archives of American Art's Northwest Asian-American project in Seattle.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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