Argus Gallery records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.argugall
Creators:
Argus Gallery (Madison, N.J.)
Dates:
1961-1970
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
8.6 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Act of incorporation; minutes, 1961-1964; administrative and legal correspondence, 1961-1968; financial records, including taxes, insurance, and a sales ledger, 1961-1966; artists' files and files on institutions, containing clippings, catalogs, inviatations, reproductions, photographs, and a small amount of correspondence with the gallery, 1961-1970; photographs and negatives of work of art, exhibition installations, and other events and topics; printed matter produced by the gallery, 1961-1966; scrapbooks, 1961-1967 (3 v.), containing clippings, exhibition reviews, articles about artists represented by Argus, and printed matter produced by the Gallery, and in v. 1, several photographs of the gallery interior and exhibition installations.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art gallery; Madison, N.J. Founded 1961 by Verdenal and Edward Johnson and E. Austin Goodwin.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1993 by Edward F. Johnson, 1993 and 2002 by Verdenal H. Johnson, founders and owners of Argus Gallery.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Scrapbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- New Jersey -- Madison Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnson, Verdenal Hoag, 1924- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Goodwin, E. Austin Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnson, Edward F. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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