Arthur U. Newton Galleries records

Collection ID:
Arthur U. Newton Galleries
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Business correspondence between Arthur U. Newton and the Albany Institute of History and Art, Archives de la Province, Quebec, Canada, Atlanta Art Association High Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum, Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire, Duveen Brothers, Inc., New York City, Montclair Art Museum, Newark Art Museum Association, New York Zoological Society, Henry Ringling North, E. P. Richardson, Nelson A. Rockefeller, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and others; exhibition invitations, announcements and catalogs for exhibitions at Arthur U. Newton Galleries, ca. 1935-1956; and magazine and newspaper clippings.
Scope and Contents
Also included are five photographs of art works by Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry, Reginald Marsh, William Mosby, and Jose Clemente Orozco in which lynchings are depicted.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art gallery; New York, N.Y. Owned by Arthur U. Newton.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 118 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The bulk of the gift, comprised of clippings, exhibition invitations, announcements and catalogs, was transferred from the NMAA/NPG Library, August 12, 1975.

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

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newton, Arthur U. (Arthur Ulysses), 1892-1978 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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