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The Resource Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers

Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers

Label
Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers, 1929-1980
Title
Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers
Inclusive dates
1929-1980
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection is unique in that it includes his early works from his time at the John Herron Art School as well as personal journals Mr. Hopper kept listing the sales, exhibits, and loans of his artwork during a large portion of his career. The collection also includes exhibit programs and photographs of some of his later works
Biographical or historical data
Floyd Hopper was born in 1909 in Martin County, Indiana. In 1929, after graduating from West Baden High School, he attended the John Herron Art School in Indianapolis, graduating in 1933. Mr. Hopper spent his career as the founder of the Noblesville Casting Company as well as an artist, painting watercolor landscapes, commissioned portraits and his favorite subjects; the backyards, alleyways, city streets, and workers of the American Scene.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopper, Floyd D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hopper, Floyd D
  • Herron School of Art
  • Architecture
  • Bookkeeping
  • Landscapes
  • Families
  • Families
  • Herron School of Art
  • Architecture
  • Bookkeeping
  • Families
  • Landscapes
  • Indiana
Label
Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/592
Instantiates
Note
Processed by: Jill E. Costill, October 2003. Finding aid revised: Brittany Kropf, 11/06/2015
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18326788
Extent
9.00,
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
Hopper estate, July 2003.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn664831180
  • (OCoLC)664831180
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
Boxes, 2 oversized folders
Label
Floyd D. Hopper artwork and papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/592
Note
Processed by: Jill E. Costill, October 2003. Finding aid revised: Brittany Kropf, 11/06/2015
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18326788
Extent
9.00,
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
Hopper estate, July 2003.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn664831180
  • (OCoLC)664831180
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
Boxes, 2 oversized folders

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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