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artist , writer

Max Allen Evans, American writer, artist. With United States Army, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Evans, Max Allen was born on August 29, 1924 in Ropes, Texas, United States. Son of W. B. and Hazel (Swafford) Evans.

Education

Student in public schools, New Mexico, Texas.

Career

President Solar Metals, Inc., Taos, New Mexico, 1954-1959. Vice president Evans Minerals, Inc., 1955-1957. Director Taos Minerals, Inc.

Vice president Taos Rodeo Association, 1955-1957. Founding director New Mexico State Film Commission, Santa Fe, 1969-1973. Honorary lifetime member board chancellors University Texas System, since 1969.

Founding director New Mexico Farm and Ranching Institute New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, since 1986. Board directors Cowboy Culture Institute Texas Technology University, since 1989. Member Governor's 1st New Mexico Film Commission, 1967.

Works

Membership

With United States Army, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: movies, trout fishing, reading.

Connections

Married Helene Caterlin, June 10, 1942 (divorced). 1 child, Sharon; married Patsy Jo James, August 4, 1949. Children: Charlotte and Sheryl (twins.).

father:
W. B. Evans

mother:
Hazel (Swafford) Evans

spouses:
Helene Caterlin

Patsy Jo James

children:
Sharon Evans

Charlotte and Sheryl Evans (twins.)