Guide to the Andrew Hofmeister Papers 1947-1977
Cage 363

Summary Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Hofmeister, Andrew L.
Andrew Hofmeister Papers
Cage 363
Date [inclusive]
100.0 items.
General Physical Description note
.25 linear feet of shelf space.
Curricular materials, exhibition announcements, clippings and other papers of an artist and art teacher.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description]. Cage 363, Andrew Hofmeister Papers . Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

Andrew Hofmeister, born February 1913, grew up near Ingomar, Montana. After earning a B.A. at the University of Montana in 1938, he taught in Malta, Miles City, and Great Falls. Leaving Montana, he received a Masters of Fine Arts degree at Washington State University in 1946 and subsequently joined the faculty. Following a distinguished career as artist and instructor, Professor Hofmeister retired from Washington State University in 1978.

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Scope and Contents note

The papers of Andrew Hofmeister reflect his career with Washington State University.

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Arrangement note

Curriculum materials in the first six folders relate to art history and basic design classes. Undergraduate and graduate student data, exhibition announcements, and other papers are contained in the final three folders. Chronological order has been maintained throughout the collection.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 1978
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The Andrew Hofmeister papers were donated to the Washington State University Libraries by Mr. Hofmeister in February 1978 (UA 78-4).

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University--Faculty -- Archives

Personal Name(s)

  • Hofmeister, Andrew L. (Andrew Ludwig) --Archives


  • Art--Study and teaching--Washington (State)--Pullman
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Washington (State)

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Collection Inventory


Basic Design 105 1968-1971   57.0 items.


Art History Class Material undated   4.0 items.


Student Data 1975-1977   11.0 items.


Exhibitions 1970-1977   11.0 items.


Other Papers 1947-1977   16.0 items.