The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Artists' files and 12 scrapbooks.
REELS 1835-1837: Artists' files containing correspondence, sales statements, price lists, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, photos, and publicity material. Also included are 12 scrapbooks, 1959-1978, containing clippings, photos, guest lists, exhibition announcements, and invitations.
REEL 2057: A file on Peter Hurd, 1960-1967, containing correspondence between Electra Carlin and Hurd, and others; statements of Hurd's sales; consignment statements; and a receipt from Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.
Carlin Galleries records, 1942-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 1835-1837 & 2057 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Electra Carlin after microfilming.
Art gallery; Fort Worth, Tex. Originally named the gallery of Wonderful Things, 1957-1960.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1980 by Electra Carlin.
The Art Market
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001