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Glenn Gant Materials

Manuscript Collection 2033

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Ashley Cain, 2016

Materials are in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Gant, Glenn (1911-1999)
Glenn Gant Materials
Inclusive Dates
MC 2033
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The Glenn Gant Materials were donated to Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, on August 18, 2014 by David Zimmermann of Eureka Springs, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Ashley Cain; completed May 2016.

Preferred Form of Citation

Glenn Gant Materials (MC 2033), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.

Biographical Note

Glenn Gant was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1911. He graduated from the Kansas City Art Institute and is known for his regionalist paintings of Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. In 1942, Gant was drafted into the United States Army. After World War II, he returned to Kansas City and served on the faculty of the Art Institute from 1947 to 1960. Glenn Gant moved to Eureka Springs, Arkansas, in 1960, where he worked as a painter and organized public art exhibitions until his death in 1999.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a notebook, brochures, and photographs.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

Course Notebook, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 2

Brochures and Programs, 1925-1966

Box 1 Folder 3

Photographs, 1907-1921