Don Stivers (1926 - 2009) was an American artist, known for his portrayal of historical and military subjects.
He was born Donald Ray Stivers in 1926 and raised in Superior, Wisconsin. During World War II, he served in the Navy in the Pacific. After his military service, he attended the California College of the Arts in San Francisco.
He was a member of the Loudoun Sketch Club. His art includes World War II scenes, Civil War scenes, and depictions of the American West. He is most known for his depictions of Buffalo Soldiers. His works are on display at military museums and bases, including the Pentagon, the U.S. Cavalry Museum, and the Army War College.
He died on November 5, 2009, at the age of 83.
- Stivers' Biography at AskArt http://www.askart.com/askart/artist.aspx?artist=8895&GUID=D5912AD9-4B97-48F0-8FC0-F7F68AC42AE3
- "Don Stivers", Leesburg Today, Saturday, November 21, 2009, http://www.leesburgtoday.com/obituaries/don-stivers/article_1b220c7c-f584-59fd-87da-c256458e2439.html
- Don R. Stivers Artist, Washington Post, https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/22/AR2009112202142.html
- Wilkinson, Julia. "Journey through the past: Norwood man to portray family member at Civil War event". www.delcotimes.com. Retrieved 5 November 2017.
- "Don Stivers", Booth Western Art Museum, and Seth M. Hopkins. Booth Western Art Museum: Works from the Permanent Collection. Cartersville, GA: Booth Western Art Museum], 2006. ISBN 1569443440 OCLC 174122853
- Stivers, Don. Don Stivers: Limited Edition Prints. Waterford, VA: Stivers Publishing, 1996. OCLC 62511401
- Stivers, Don, and Lester Rossin. The Art of Painting Children. New York: M. Grumbacher, 1978. OCLC 24516836