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American University Fine Arts Department records, 1946-1980

Creator:
American University (Washington, D.C.).  Search this
Subject:
Watkins Art Gallery (American University)  Search this
Citation:
American University Fine Arts Department records, 1946-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Theme:
Art instruction and services  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6986
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209118
AAA_collcode_ameruniv
Theme:
Art instruction and services
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209118

American University Fine Arts Department records

Creator:
American University (Washington, D.C.). Fine Arts Dept.  Search this
Names:
Watkins Art Gallery (American University)  Search this
Extent:
10 Microfilm reels (circa 9,000 items on 10 microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1946-1980
Scope and Contents:
The microfilmed American University Fine Arts Department records contain departmental files on faculty, visiting artists, students, fundraising events, and building projects. Also included are files on exhibitions held in the Watkins Gallery; photographs of exhibitions; collection files on permanent acquisitions and memorial gifts, containing photographs and insurance records; five scrapbooks and four guestbooks; and a bound volume of Right Angle (1947-1949). Researchers should note that this finding aid does not include an entry for every name found in the collection and that reels 2217-2219 are not represented in the finding aid.
Biographical / Historical:
American University is a private university in Washington, D.C. The Fine Arts Department (now the Department of Art) is part of the College of Arts and Sciences.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1981 by American University Fine Arts Department.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Function:
Art museums, University and college -- Washington (D.C.)
Universities and colleges -- Departments -- Washington (D.C.)
Citation:
American University Fine Arts Department records. Owned by the American University Fine Arts Department. Filmed by Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.ameruniv
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American University Fine Arts Department records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9146c0f33-04cf-4fc8-8f33-de410259e314
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-ameruniv

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