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Carter, Dean, 1922-2013


Biographical Note

Dean Carter (1922-2013) was founding chair of the VPI Department of Art fro 1950 to 1960. He taught art history, sculpture, and drawing until his retirement in 1992.

Source: "In memoriam: Dean Carter, professor emeritus of art and art history, College of Architecture and Urban Studies", VT News Release, May 3, 2013,

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Dean Carter Papers

Identifier: Ms-2021-046

This collection contains administrative and teaching records, such as art course materials, departmental correspondence, photographs, and art exhibition materials from Dean Carter (1922-2013), professor and former head of the Art Department at Virginia Tech from 1950-1992.

Dates: 1955 - 1995; Majority of material found within 1964 - 1982