University of Minnesota - University Gallery records, 1933-1980

University of Minnesota. University Gallery

Collection size: 2 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: Gallery files containing mainly administrative and exhibition related correspondence of the director, Ruth Lawrence; reports on WPA projects; and inventories.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art gallery, University of Minnesota. Founded 1934 as the Little Gallery with Hudson Walker as its part-time curator; renamed University Gallery in 1935 and University Art Museum in 1983. Ruth Lawrence was curator and then director, 1934-1957.

Lent for microfilming 1986 by the University Archives, University of Minnesota.

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