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Dates:
undated, 1954-1974
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1954
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Los Angeles Art Association
Dates:
1922-1990
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Los Angeles Art Association records measure 12.6 linear feet and date from 1922-1990. Almost a third of the collection consists of artists' files containing a wide variety of materials documenting the association's relationship with numerous California and international artists. Also found are ten scrapbooks documenting exhibitions and events over the course of 50 years, administrative files, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographic material depicting artists, events, and artwork. Scattered files of Executive Director Helen Wurdemann's are also found throughout the collection.

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Dates:
1962 March 26 - 1972 December 7, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.kraspete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Weber, Erika and Kem Willie, Bernice Wilson, Sherie, Gene, Jennifer, and Karen Winter, Ella (See K - Kandel, Aben) Wollemburg Wurdemann, Helen

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Dates:
1925-1989
Level:
series
Size:
0.75 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative records document the founding, history, and ongoing functions of the Los Angeles Art Association. Included is an address book and calendar, an award from the American Red Cross, as well as applications for employment with LAAA and applications for fellowships and various scholarships. Also found are board of trustees' meeting minutes...

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Dates:
1933-1990
Level:
series
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (Boxes 1-2)
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence consists primarily of letters, notes, and cards received from artists, galleries, and other art associations and organizations. Also included is correspondence regarding LAAA's Earl Mansion location near Otis Art Institute, as well as correspondence from the Unemployment Reserves Commission in 1938. Executive Director Helen Wurdemann...

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Dates:
1925-1980
Level:
series
Size:
0.9 Linear feet (Boxes 9-10, 13)
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographic materials consist of black and white original photographs, copy prints, color snapshots, safety negatives, color slides, and a photograph album. Most of the photographs are of works of art. There are also images of LAAA events and exhibition openings, Helen Wurdemann, artists and other persons, as well as photographs intended for publ...

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...

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