The Benson Latin American Collection

Gerald P. Doyle Collection of "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands," 1975-1997



Descriptive Summary

Creator Doyle, Gerald P.
Title Gerald P. Doyle Collection of "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands"
Dates: 1975-1997 (bulk 1975-1976)
Abstract Manuscript drafts, a published catalog, correspondence, printed material, and photographic negatives of the Beaumont Art Museum exhibit "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands" curated by Gerald P. Doyle.
Accession No. 2001-45
OCLC Record No.
Extent 5 linear inches
Language English and Spanish
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Gerald P. Doyle was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and attended the University of Notre Dame and Lamar University. As export manager for Beaumont Rice Milles, Doyle developed trade with countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. He later retired to teach Latin in Beaumont. He was a member of the Philosophical Society of Texas and worked on a number of publications by the San Jacinto Museum. He died on 23 February 2000 at the abe of 87.


Scope and Contents Note

Manuscript drafts, a published catalog, correspondence, printed material, and photographic negatives document the development of the 1976 exhibit "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands" curated by Gerald P. Doyle at the Beaumont Art Museum and the San Jacinto Museum. The bulk of the material consists of photographs and negatives of the exhibit and materials featured in the exhibit panels.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Gerald P. Doyle Collection is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Calligraphy--America--Exhibitions
Calligraphy--Southwest, New--Exhibitions
Calligraphy--Spain--Exhibitions

Related Material

The catalog to the exhibit "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands" is available in the Benson Latin American Collection and the Center for American History at call number -Q- Z 43 D69.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Gerald P. Doyle Collection, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.


Box and Folder Inventory

 

List of Materials

box folder
1 1 Correspondence, Clippings, Printed Material, 1975-1997
2 Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands, 1976
3 "Calligraphy on the Spanish Borderlands" Drafts, c. 1976
4 Northern New Spain: A Research Guide by Thomas C. Barnes et al, ex libris Gerald P. Doyle, 1981
5 Other Materials, N.d.
Photographs and Negatives, c. 1976
Loose photographs and negatives include images of the exhibit at the Beaumont Art Museum and negatives of the panels used in the exhibit.