Origins Gallery records

Collection ID:
Origins Gallery
[ca. 1970-1980]
Physical Description:
1 Linear foot

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Card file, including sales records, customer files, and service records.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art gallery; Boston, Mass. Director and owner was Edyth Shulman. Specialized in tribal art, especially Eskimo (Inuit) art, much of it contemporary carving and printmaking fostered by the government beginning in the 1950s. Located on Newbury St., ca. 1970-1972, and in Cambridge, ca. 1972-1978.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1994 by Robert Vose, who received the records from the family of Edyth Shulman.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Eskimo art Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- Massachusetts Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shulman, Edyth, ca. 1910- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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