Art Club of Philadelphia records
The microfilmed Art Club of Philadelphia records consist of exhibition catalogs and annual reports. Reels P89-90 contain catalogs from exhibitions of oil painting and sculpture (1890-1909), and catalogs from exhibitions of watercolors and pastels (1891-1903). Neither set of catalogs is a complete set. Also included on Reel 3656 are annual reports (incomplete) which …
Edward Taylor Snow papers
Correspondence, bills, receipts, photographs, catalogs and a scrapbook of printed material relating to Snow and the Art Club of Philadelphia. The Art Club materials are official or semi-official and pertain to exhibits and committee meetings. Included are sale receipts for the Art Club gallery.
Selected art related photographs from the Philadelphia City Archives
Subjects include Persian miniatures and receipts for paintings exhibited at the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial, the facade of the now demolished Art Club of Philadelphia, the construction of the Memorial Hall art gallery for the Centennial Exhibition and the finished galleries containing sculptures, the Smith Memorial, and sculptures in Fairmount Park, including …
John Frederick Lewis selected letters
The letters, predominately incoming, relate to Lewis' activities on behalf of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts regarding exhibitions, prizes, hiring, and problems relating to the teaching staff. There are also letters relating to the Philadelphia Water Color Club, the Art Club of Philadelphia, Lewis' collecting, and letters from …
William Merritt Chase papers
The papers of New York painter and art instructor, William Merritt Chase, measure 0.3 linear feet and date from circa 1890 to 1964. Papers include a resolution of the Art Club of Philadelphia on Chase's death, letters, writings by Chase consisting of typescripts of lectures and lecture notes, blank postcards primarily depicting reproductions of artwork, a scrapbook, and photographs of Chase, his family, homes, and studios, and photographs of works of art.
Peter Frederick Rothermel papers
Letters and printed material.
Philadelphia Water Color Club records
Charter and by-laws; 1 photograph of Charles E. Dana, former President; 5 volumes of notes and minutes of meetings, including clippings, financial reports, committee information, description of PWCC's art collection, and other material; and 1 membership book.
Philadelphia Sketch Club records
A 1049-page history of the club written in 1935 and a chronicle, 1860-1865, including lists of officers, income, and members and locations; 15 volumes of secretaries, treasurers and board minutes 1860-1937 (incomplete); a constitution, 1882-1889; some correspondence; exhibition catalogs and announcements; inventories of club collections including a list of the Thomas Anshutz members portraits; copies …
Pyramid Club exhibition catalogs
This microfilm collection consists of annual exhibition catalogs from the Pyramid Club, an African American social club. The exhibition catalogs date from 1943 to 1945 and 1955.
Print Club scrapbooks
Scrapbooks documenting the activities of the Print Club since its founding.