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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Parsons, Betty  Search this
Container:
Box 22, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1959, 1970-1972
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, 1916-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers
Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers / Series 3: Correspondence Files / 3.1: Institutions and Dealers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a986f43a-299b-4854-8570-f1946ceec0bb
EDAN-URL:
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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Avery, Milton, 1885-1965  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 62
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Milton Avery papers, 1926-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Milton Avery papers
Milton Avery papers / Series 3: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw908ac722e-4684-4c6c-95cb-245d3cde7052
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-avermilt-ref106

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas

Collection Creator:
Smith, Leon Polk, 1906-1996  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Leon Polk Smith papers, 1921-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leon Polk Smith papers
Leon Polk Smith papers / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.1: Business
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw974ffe2d3-cb3e-4df1-9350-bd3ed3d329ae
EDAN-URL:
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Museum of Fine Arts Houston (1958)

Collection Creator:
McCoy, Esther  Search this
Container:
Box 35, Folder 46
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1958-1959
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of audiovisual recordings without access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Esther McCoy papers, circa 1876-1990, bulk 1938-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Esther McCoy papers
Esther McCoy papers / Series 9: Photographs and Slides / 9.2: Architects / Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90f043bd2-b8d5-4696-8dee-8346cda93ca9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mccoesth-ref1306

Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX

Collection Creator:
Knight, Gwendolyn  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 36
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-1993, undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers, 1816, 1914-2008, bulk 1973-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers
Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw999a42c4d-b397-41a6-a5d4-ec467e968574
EDAN-URL:
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Study for "Portrait of James Cornell Biddle," Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 1783 – 1872  Search this
Medium:
Brush and oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
43.7 × 27.6 cm (17 3/16 × 10 7/8 in.)
Type:
portraits
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1841
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Accession Number:
1931-80-97
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41d06e8f6-3bb0-46b0-b20f-be88e9c16e79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1931-80-97
Online Media:

Houston, Texas, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 2: Collectors Files / 2.2: Museum Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a9691296-9bb0-4aaa-8192-55b4821e8d67
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref14221

Minneapolis Institute of Arts - Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Howard Wise Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1956-1964
1981
Scope and Contents note:
Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Co.

Modernage Photographic Services

Moderna Museet

Molnar, Eleanor

Molton Gallery

Montefiore Home

Moore, Dan T.

Moore, George S.

Moore, John M.

Moore, Mrs, Paul

Moreland, C. A.

Morris International Gallery Limited, Jerrold

Morris, Robert and Eleanor

Morris, Mrs. William

Morse, A. Reynolds

Morton, Alastair

Moss, Moe

Motion Picture Association of America, Inc.

Motive -- Magazine

Mount Sinai Hospital of Cleveland

Mount Union College

Multiplex Display Fixture Co.

Mundane Club

Munro, Eleanor

Murphy, Gerald

Murray Co., George A.

Musée National d'Art Moderne

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Howard Wise Gallery records, 1943-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Howard Wise Gallery records
Howard Wise Gallery records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.1: Correspondence, A-Z
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw927ccf489-33d3-4d1f-8a25-562d5c53570c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-howawisg-ref66

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas (see also: Portilla, Lourdes)

Collection Creator:
Ybarra-Frausto, Tomás, 1938-  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1986-1987, undated
Scope and Contents note:
(memos re. planning of the exhibit Hispanic Art in the United States: Thirty Contemporary Painters and Sculptors, 1986-1987; letter to TYF from Lourdes Portillo, XOCHIL Film Productions, 02/24/1987, requesting his participation in the production of a film)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Tomás Ybarra-Frausto research material, 1965-2004. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Tomás Ybarra-Frausto research material
Tomás Ybarra-Frausto research material / Series 1: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9347f1498-2ba5-4d88-8c6a-eee09dea747b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ybartoma-ref1226

Museum of Fine Arts [Houston]

Collection Creator:
Midtown Galleries  Search this
Container:
Reel 5356, Frame 1296-1363
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1958
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Midtown Galleries records, 1904-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
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Midtown Galleries records
Midtown Galleries records / Series 1: Administrative Correspondence / 1.1: General Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91199c41a-ea08-40c5-85b5-653593a33c01
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-midtgall-ref3628

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Washburn Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1981-1982
2000-2001
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Access to original papers, with permission, requires an appointment.
Collection Citation:
Washburn Gallery records, 1906-2017, bulk 1971-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Washburn Gallery records
Washburn Gallery records / Series 2: Correspondence and Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96544a28d-04cb-42d8-94ff-530524837b9f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-washbgall-ref120

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Washburn Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Container:
Box 32, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1991
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Access to original papers, with permission, requires an appointment.
Collection Citation:
Washburn Gallery records, 1906-2017, bulk 1971-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Washburn Gallery records
Washburn Gallery records / Series 3: Artist Files / Anne Ryan
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95e35ede7-c9a4-4395-9c91-2019d07670a1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-washbgall-ref681

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Gray, Cleve  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 32
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1983-1998
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordigs with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Cleve Gray papers
Cleve Gray papers / Series 2: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw922c53b76-b8f8-41c9-85c4-adffd3030b3b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-grayclev-ref188

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Deem, George, 1932-2008  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 58
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2002-2003
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
George Deem papers, 1904-2015, bulk 1960-2008. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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George Deem papers
George Deem papers / Series 4: Subject Files / Works in Museums and Public Collections
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw935b68493-98ab-4df9-8351-1d6eeb4494bf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-deemgeor-ref450

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1985
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records, 1941-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Tibor de Nagy Gallery records
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records / Series 1: Business Records and Correspondence / 1.1: Galleries, Museums, and Institutions
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c4235121-88a4-4573-ba55-8c3292550bff
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tibode-ref83

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Holman, Thomas S., 1953-2015  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 112
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Thomas S. Holman research materials on Reginald Marsh, 1970-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Thomas S. Holman research materials on Reginald Marsh
Thomas S. Holman research materials on Reginald Marsh / Series 1: Research Files / Marsh, Reginald - Exhibition Research
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96ed98d37-2e28-427f-be34-9efb40d91d9e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-holmthom-ref138

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Almaraz, Carlos  Search this
Flores, Elsa  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1987
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is access restricted, except for Box 8; written permission is required. Contact Reference Services for more information. Box 8, containing six journals and sketchbooks (volumes 79-84) and slides are not restricted.

Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
Six journals and sketchbooks (volumes 79-84): Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Elsa Flores. Microfilm Reels 4578-4587: Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Elsa Flores. Contact Reference Services for more information
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Carlos Almaraz and Elsa Flores papers, 1946-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlos Almaraz and Elsa Flores papers
Carlos Almaraz and Elsa Flores papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f070cfbc-516f-47e7-8485-995f4c99159e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-almacarl-ref130

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Ida Kohlmeyer papers, circa 1890-circa 1990s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ida Kohlmeyer papers
Ida Kohlmeyer papers / Series 5: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94c2616f5-e166-41d9-afb7-d08cb76a6de6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kohlida-ref161

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Collection Creator:
Liberman, Alexander, 1912-1999  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 56
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1983, 1991
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. research center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Alexander Liberman Papers, circa 1912-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alexander Liberman papers
Alexander Liberman papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ff99b094-a0d0-4218-b61b-0640a3f8cab0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-libealex-ref164

Museum of Fine Arts - Houston

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1968-1969
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.4: Gallery, Museum, and University Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ih72cb6245c-288e-4b27-ae17-64712816db54
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-saam-jcsc-1-ref1053

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