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Royal Dixon and Chester Snowden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-049
Papers of Houston, Texas author and naturalist Royal Dixon and artist Chester Snowden include biographical information, written and artistic productions, correspondence, and collected materials. Preliminary processing includes an introductory folder list. Full processing is ongoing.

Dates

  • 1915-1984

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for Research.

Conditions Governing Use

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian. Reproduction decisions will be made by Special Collections staff on a case-by-case basis.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet

Biographical / Historical

Royal Dixon was a well-regarded naturalist, author of numerous works. Dixon's partner Chester Snowden was an accomplished artist.

A more complete biographical note is in process.

Related Materials

Title
Guide to the Royal Dixon and Chester Snowden Papers
Status
in_progress
Date
2016
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA
713-743-9750