Robert Douglas Hunter papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.huntrobe
Creators:
Hunter, Robert Douglas, 1928-
Dates:
1961-1964
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
29 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Material relating to the annual Boston Arts Festival, 1961-1964, and the role of the Committee for Fair Representaion in Art Exhibitions, Boston, Massachusetts, of which Hunter was vice-chairman. Included are 7 letters, 2 statements, and 20 clippings relating to the controversy over the jury system used at the festivals and the quality of works exhibited.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and instructor; Boston, Massachusetts.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm roll 2814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1974 by Robert Douglas Hunter.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art festivals -- Massachusetts -- Boston Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art commissions -- Massachusetts -- Boston Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art teachers -- Massachusetts Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Massachusetts Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Committee for Fair Representation in Art Exhibitions (Boston, Mass.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Boston Arts Festival Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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