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American University Fine Arts Department records, 1946-1980

American University (Washington, D.C.) Fine Arts Dept, est. 1946
Washington, D.C.

Collection size: ca. 9,000 items (on 10 microfilm reels).

Collection Summary: Departmental files on faculty, visiting artists, students, fund raising events, and building projects; 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.

Lent for microfilming 1981 by American University Fine Arts Department.

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  • Microfilm reels 2210-2219 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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