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Lloyd Lozes Goff Papers

Identifier: MSS- 632 -SC

Scope and Content

This small collection consists of a "mock-up" of an unpublished children's book, "The Duck and Duckess of Lordsbury Pond," with original color illustrations by Goff. Also included is correspondence relative to the children's book, Run Sandpiper Run, one contract for the painting of a mural on U.S. government property, and a drawing of Alice B. Toklas in Paris, March, 1966.

Also in the collection is one photograph of Lloyd L. Goff holding a poster. The poster is captioned "First World Hot Air Balloon Championships - February 10-17, 1973 Albuquerque, U.S.A."


  • 1938-1972

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Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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Biographical Information

Lloyd Lozes Goff, artist, was born in Dallas, Texas, March 29, 1917. He studied art at the Art Student League and at the University of New Mexico. His works have been exhibited at the Carnegie Institute, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the National Academy of Design, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of New Mexico, and the Dallas Fine Arts Museum. His works are also on display at the Federal Buildings in Cooper, Texas and Hollis, Oklahoma, as well as the U.S. Treasury, New York City, and the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa, Canada. Goff was a Works Progress Administration artist and did easel paintings under the Public Works Art Project in 1934. He was associate professor of art, painting, and drawing at the University of New Mexico from 1944-1947.

Lloyd Goff is primarily known for his art, but he is also recognized as an author and illustrator. His works in this regard include: Run Sandpiper Run, Fly Redwing Fly, and The Black Racer (children's books), New Mexico Village Arts, and Kenneth M. Adams.


1 Folder

Finding Aid of the Lloyd Lozes Goff Papers, 1938-1972
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Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131