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American Fiber Art exhibition records, 1978-1980

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery

Collection size: ca. 800 items (on 2 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Letters, writings, business records, and printed material relating to exhibition "American Fiber Art: A New Definition," held at the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, September 6-October 26, 1980.

REELS 2905-2906, Loan: Exhibition and research files compiled by guest curator Jana Vander Lee. The files include correspondence, budget proposals, agenda reports, loan agreements, research notes, a draft for the exhibition catalog, exhibition announcements, press releases, and newpaper clippings.

REEL 2905, Gift: Catalog of the exhibition.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art gallery affiliated with the University of Houston.

Donated and lent 1981 by Jana Vander Lee, guest curator for the exhibition.

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