The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
10 record books, containing minutes of meetings, lists of members and treasurers reports, clippings, announcements, programs, letters, obituaries; and 2 scrapbooks, 1927-1972, containing clippings, photographs of members, exhibition catalogs, programs, and other printed material.
Athena Art Society records, 1903-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 793 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Toledo Public Library after microfilming.
The Athena Art Society, once known as the Society of Toledo Women Artists, was instrumental in founding the Toledo Museum of Art.
Lent for microfilming 1974 by the Athena Art Society.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001