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composer , singer , freelance artist

Michael Ray Carter, American Freelance artist, singer, composer. Avocations: collecting Western art and movie memorabilia. M C. Recipient 2d place award Fort Verde Days Association, Inc., 1985, art placement award Roy Rogers-Dale Evans Museum, 1986, 94, best of show award UNISYS Corporation, 1987, 90.


Carter, Michael Ray was born on December 2, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Richard Eugene and Sarah Ann (Carter) Carter.


Student, Cypress (California) College, 1976-1977.


Independent collector, appraiser memorabilia and American oak antiques, San Diego, since 1965;freelance artist,, San Diego, since 1976. President, founder Mont Rose Carter's American Character Company, San Diego, since 1988. Co-chair programming and marketing New Year's Live '91, Sea World, San Diego, 1990.


  • Avocations: collecting Western art and movie memorabilia. M C.


  • Other Work

    • Author poetry. Songwriter, storyteller.


Charter, founding member Gene Autry Western Herritage Museum, Los Angeles, 1988. Member Buffaloo Bill History Center, Cody, Wyoming. Assistant national foreman Buck Jones Western Corral 1, Lompoc, California, 1989-1990.

Member Western Music Association (founding, voting member 1988), North America Hunting Club (life, charter, founding), State of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation (charter). International Platform Association, American Lyceum Association.


  • Other Interests

    Collecting western art and movie memorabilia.


Married Janet Lynette Siefman, September 15, 1978 (divorced April 1987).

Richard Eugene Carter

Sarah Ann (Carter) Carter

Janet Lynette Siefman