Meeting minutes and correspondence for various committees within the NYAEA, including the Arbitration Committee, Cultural Committee, Exhibition Committee, Legislation Committee, among others. There are also minutes of the annual membership meetings, which were open to all members of the association and frequently included lectures and symposia. Also included are sound recordings of various meetings within the association. Meeting materials and minutes are also found in the Board of Directors' Files in Series 3 and the General Administrative and Correspondence Files in Series 5.
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The New York Artists Equity Association records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to the public for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
New York Artists Equity Association records, 1920-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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