Washington Square Outdoor Exhibition records, 1932-1957

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit, Inc

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: Scrapbooks; exhibition catalogs; and posters.

REEL N139: Exhibition catalogs.

REEL NWS 1: Scrapbooks, 1932-1938, containing photographs of exhibitions, clippings, correspondence, and lists of participating artists.

REEL 74: Posters advertising exhibitions.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art Exhibition; New York, N.Y.

Material on reel N139 lent for microfilming by the New York Public Library; material on reel NWS 1 lent for microfilming 1966 by Vernon C. Porter, director of the exhibitions. Porter donated posters on reel 74 in 1966.

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