Janet Turner Collection, 1950-1976
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Brief Description: The collection consists of newspaper clippings and some typescripts of newspaper clippings about Miss Turner. Also included are a biographical sketch of Janet Turner, programs for Janet Turner Exhibits at S. F. A. S. U., "This Week at SFA" newsletters mentioning Janet Turner's prints, and magazine articles illustrated by Janet Turner. The collection contains the book jacket designed by Janet Turner for THE YAZOO RIVER and the publishers' glossy prints of illustrations by Janet Turner for THE YAZOO RIVER. The collection includes one group of original black and white drawings by Janet Turner to illustrate the book, THE YAZOO RIVER, by Frank Smith in 1954. Also included is a second group of prints by Janet Turner of birds of Eastern Texas and Western Louisiana, made while she was studying under the Guggenheim Fellowship. The second group also contains a print of Janet Turner's "Construction: Powerhouse" of a scene during the construction of the powerhouse on the SFA campus
Held at:
East Texas Research Center
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone: 936-468-4636
Email: asketrc [at] sfasu.edu
Record Series Number: A/32
Volume: 1.0 Linear Feet
Subject Index
Artists -- Texas -- Nacogdoches
Frank E. (Frank Ellis), 1918-1997 -- Written works
Illustrators -- Texas -- Nacogdoches
Turner, Janet E., 1914- -- Art