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Art League of Houston papers, 1948-1983

Creator:
Art League of Houston
Subject:
Schiwetz, Edward Muegge
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
4 microfilm reels.
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Two scrapbooks, 1948-1983, containing lists of events, members and officers, and printed material; a file on the Art League's program "Tribute to a Texas Artist" honoring E. M. "Buck" Schiwetz, 1983, containing letters of congratulations to Schiwetz from artists and others, and clippings and printed material. Also included are 18 file books, 1961-1979, containing correspondence with members, annual and treasurer's reports, newsletters, exhibition invitations, clippings and printed material about events and activities sponsored by the Art League; photographs of the Art League building in Houston and guests at Schiwetz's tribute dinner; and reproductions of works by Schiwetz.
Citation:
Art League of Houston papers, 1948-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels 3353-3356 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Art League of Houston.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Art Society; Houston Texas. Founded in 1948 to assist and promote the work of Houston artists. It was incorporated in 1953.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1983 by the Art League of Houston.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10496
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213920
AAA_collcode_artleagh
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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