Chester County Art Association records, 1912-1942

Chester County Art Association (Chester County, Pa.), est. 1931
Association
Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 1.0 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence regarding exhibitions, lectures, and art classes; business records containing a constitution, by-laws, minutes, and lists of officers and members; printed matter including exhibition checklists and exhibition catalogs, most written by Christian Brinton.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art association; West Chester, Pa. Established 1931 by Christian Brinton and others. Brinton was the first president.

Microfilmed in 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Lent by Chester County Historical Society.

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