Sharon Vanek Drawings
Form of Material
Sixteen folders of USM-related drawings by Hattiesburg artist, Sharon Vanek, and four folders of newspaper clippings showcasing some of Ms. Vanek’s work. Included are sketches of USM benefactors who have contributed one million dollars, or more, to Southern Miss. The sketches led to pen and ink portraits of the benefactors. Donors portrayed are:
Gary & Lori Giles
Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Best, III
Fay B. Kaigler
Gene and Karen Carlisle
Aubrey & Ella Lucas
Kelly Gene Cook, Sr.
Liz & Larry Payne
Mary & Joe Tatum, Jr.
Max & Susan Draughn
Also included are three folders containing drawings of the USM Golden Eagle, and one folder featuring drawings of a man identified only as “Robbie.”
- Vanek, Sharon (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Noncirculating; available for research.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).
1 Cubic Feet (20 folders) : 302A.B15.L3
Language of Materials
Given by the Estate of Sharon Vanek, via Jewel Tucker
- Art reproduction. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Artists. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Southern Mississippi. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sharon Vanek Drawings
- Language of description
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- Code for undetermined script
Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository
118 College Drive - 5148
Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001