Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Administrative records, such as by-laws, staff lists, supply lists and receipts, equipment inventories, and sales records; artists files; correspondence; edition records; publications created to market the prints; catalogs of exhibitions; and patron records. Also included are personal correspondence and lecture notes of founder Patricia Nick.
Vinalhaven Press records, 1985-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Fine art press; Vinalhaven, Maine. Founded 1985 by Patricia Nick. Closed in 1999. Among the artists' who produced prints were José Bedia, John Beerman, Mel Bockner, Peter Bodnar, Carolyn Brady, Grisha Bruskin, Louisa Chase, Mel Chin, Susan Crile, Robert Cumming, Patrick Dunfey, Aaron Fink, Leon Golub, Charles Hewitt, John Imber, Robert Indiana, Yvonne Jacquette, Dennis Kardon, Alex Katz, Komar and Melamid, Robert Morris, Alain Paiement, Kingsley Parker, Alison Saar, Peter Saul, Joan Thorne and Robert Zakanitch.
Donated 2000 Patricia Nick.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001