Fort Worth National Bank records, 1971-1978

Fort Worth National Bank
Banks (buildings)
Fort Worth, Tex.

Collection Summary: Correspondence, printed material, photographs and receipts.

REEL 1909: Files regarding compiling an art collection for the new bank building, including Alexander Calder's "Eagle." Files contain correspondence, art committee reports, photographs of Calder's work, dedication ceremony speeches, catalogs, clippings and biographical material.

REELS 1912-1913: Art collection acquisition files containing clippings, press releases, receipts, and photographs of Calder's "Eagle" installation.

Lent for microfilming, 1980, by Lewis H. Bond, Chairman of the Board of Texas American Bankshares, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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