Robert Douglas Hunter papers, 1961-1964

Hunter, Robert Douglas, b. 1928
Active in Boston, Mass.

Collection size: 29 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Material relating to the annual Boston Arts Festival, 1961-1964, and the role of the Committee for Fair Representaion in Art Exhibitions, Boston, Massachusetts, of which Hunter was vice-chairman. Included are 7 letters, 2 statements, and 20 clippings relating to the controversy over the jury system used at the festivals and the quality of works exhibited.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and instructor; Boston, Massachusetts.

Donated 1974 by Robert Douglas Hunter.

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