The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A scrapbook of clippings, some relating to the center's founder, Pearl Carley, other printed material and photographs; a letter to member Margaret Patch; printed material, including exhibition announcements and an exhibition catalog of the Deerfield Valley Art Association; and 22 photographs of members, their works of art, and exhibitions.
Shelburne Falls Art Center records, 1945-1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2671 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender, Margaret Patch, after microfilming.
Arts and crafts center; Shelburne Falls, Mass.
Lent 1982 by Margaret M. Patch, co-trustee and leading member of the center.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001