Little Gallery records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.littgall
Creators:
Little Gallery (Birmingham, Mich.)
Dates:
1931-1979
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
11.1 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Gallery records include subject files on artists and jewelers, business files, scrapbooks, photographs, and publicity materials such as press releases, clippings, and announcements. Personal business records and correspondence of founder Marguerite (Peggy) deSalle (Mrs. Albert deSalle) include material which pre-dates the Gallery (1931-1950).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art gallery; Birmingham, Mich. Established 1950 by Marguerite deSalle, originally to feature contemporary art by young artists. She later offered picture framing, contemporary jewelry, and pottery.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were donated by William E. Woolfenden as personal representative of the estate of Marguerite L. deSalle.

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
Art dealers -- Michigan Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jewelers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gallery owners Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- Michigan Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
DeSalle, Peggy Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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