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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1892-1960
Size:
22 cu. ft. (44 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 311
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the administration of William Henry Holmes, first Curator of the National Gallery of Art (NGA), 1907-1920, and Director of the Gallery, 1920-1932. To a lesser extent, it also documents the administration of Ruel P. Tolman, Acting Director of NGA, 1932-1937, and the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), 1937-1946, ...

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Creators:
American Water Color Society
New York Etching Club
Dates:
1887
Size:
44 Leaves ((on partial microfilm reel), ill.)
Collection ID:
AAA.amerwaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Weber, Carl
Weber, Martin J., 1905-2007
Dates:
1931-1980
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1209
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection features business documents, legal papers, and examples of prints from Martin J. Weber, who pioneered the "Weber Process."

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Creators:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Dates:
1917-1950
Size:
17 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.pennacac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs of the annual watercolor and miniature exhibitions of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1927-1930, 1932; the annual exhibitions of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1918, 1932-1935, 1937, 1938, 1946, 1950; and the City Art Museum of St. Louis, 1917-1918.

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Creators:
Art Club of Philadelphia
Dates:
1888-1913
Size:
33 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.artclub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs and annual reports.

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Creators:
Allied Artists of America
Dates:
1914-1977
Size:
3.6 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.alliarti
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Constitution; minutes of meetings; financial reports; correspondence; annual exhibitions and membership information.

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Creators:
St. John's Museum of Art
Dates:
1938-1942
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((93 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.stjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A list of watercolors and artists, under the heading "New Englan Coast"; annual reports; minutes of meetings of the Board of Trustees and of annual meetings; a form letter to members of the museum, 1939; lists of contributors, 1938-1940. There is one item dated 1976, a form letter about a reunion of the class of 1941 of the University of North Caro...

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Creators:
Contemporary Arts Center (New Orleans, La.)
Dates:
1976-1980
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.contacno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibitions and special activities files pertaining to visual arts. [The Center's records relating to music, theatre etc. were not microfilmed].

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Creators:
Peterson, Isabel
Dates:
1942-1980
Size:
0.7 Linear feet (ca. 600 items (on microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.peteisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials relating to the annual art exhibitions of paintings by U.S. merchant seamen, organized and directed by Peterson. Included are: a 4 page typescript carbon describing Peterson's involvement with the exhibitions; rough drafts of her curriculum vitae and her resume; correspondence with museum directors, government agencies, artists, John Tayl...

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Creators:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Dates:
1805-1976
Size:
71 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.pennacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected materials from the following record groups: School; Exhibitions; Special Events; Permanent Collecton; Pennsylvania Academicians and Associates; Administration; Secretary and Managing Director; Board of Directors; Stockholders Association; Building; Public Relations; Photographs; and Oversize.

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