Margaret Brown Gallery records

Collection ID:
Margaret Brown Gallery (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Description:
9 Linear feet
(microfilmed on 12 reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Records of the gallery; and photograph files.
Scope and Contents
REELS 653-663: Records of the gallery, 1945-1958, including correspondence with artists, buyers and others, financial records, inventories, and customer lists.
Scope and Contents
REELS 672-673: Photograph files, 1921-1957 & undated, containing 618 photos of the works of 61 artists.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 653-663 & 672-673 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1972 by Harold W. Palmer, shop assistant of the Margaret Brown 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. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Microfilm reels 672-673: Photograph inventory available at Archives of American Art offices.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art galleries, Commercial -- Massachusetts -- Boston Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brown, Margaret E., d. 1957 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001