Robert M. Doty papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.dotyrobe
Creators:
Doty, Robert M.
Dates:
1913-1992
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
3.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Robert M. Doty papers measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1913-1992. Included are personal and professional correspondence; writings; exhibition, project, artist and subject files; photographs, transparencies and slides; lists of works; notes; and copies of funding proposals.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Robert Doty (1933-1993) was an arts administrator and curator in New Hampshire Doty was director of The Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, N.H. (1977-1987); director and curator at the Akron Art Institute, Ohio (1974-1977); curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, N.Y. (1966-1974); assistant to the director at the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. (1964-1965); assistant to the director at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery (1963-1964); and assistant director at the George Eastman House, Rochester, N.Y. (1956-1963).

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1994 by Joan Doty, Doty's wife and in 2018 by Paul Doty, Robert Doty's son.

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

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Repository Contact
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