Mailing Address:
Special Collections
College of Charleston Library
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424

Phone:
(843) 953-8016

Title: Corrie McCallum Papers

Collection #: 0106

Dates: 1930-2003

Size:

0.7 linear ft.
5 art originals : oil on canvas

Biographical Note: Corrie McCallum is an American artist (1914-) and she taught art at the Gibbes Museum of Art, the Telfair Academy of Art and the College of Charleston. McCallum's work is represented in the permanent collections of museums throughout the United States; she has had numerous exhibitions and her work has been widely published. She was married to William Halsey and a collection of their travel sketches was published as A Travel Sketchbook (1971). Her work was the subject of a retrospective exhibition and catalog: Corrie McCallum : a life in art by Angela D. Mack (Gibbes Museum of Art, 1994).

Scope and Content Note: A comprehensive collection of exhibition catalogs, clippings, photographs, paintings, and ephemera documenting McCallum's career as an artist. Her work has been exhibited in group shows throughout the eastern United States and she is the recipient of numerous awards.

Subject Headings:

McCallum, Corrie, 1914- -- Exhibitions.
Halsey, William, 1915-1999 -- Exhibitions.
Mayas -- Antiquities -- Mexico -- Yucatán (State)
Artists -- South Carolina.
Modernism (Art) -- Catalogs.
Painting, American -- South Carolina.

Inventory:

Date / File #

1930-1940 1-1

1950-1959 1-2

1960-1969 1-3

1970-1979 1-4

1980-1989 1-5

1990-Present 1-6

Miscellaneous [Unknown Dates]

Paintings in the College of Charleston Library:

1 Pont Neuf, Paris Oil on canvas 37 x 27

2 Arabesque Acrylic on masonite 38 x 52, 1993

3 (Landsape with mountains and city) Oil on canvas 55 x 43

4 (Maya village) Oil on canvas 39 x 27

5 (Landscape) Oil on canvas 26 x 38