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Alexander K. McLanahan papers, 1968-1975

McLanahan, Alexander K.

Museum director


Collection Information

Size: 3.4 Linear feet, (on 8 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; financial material; records of fundraising activities; minutes of meetings; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Museum director; Houston, Tex. Director of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, ca. 1968-1975.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1980 by Alexander K. McLanahan.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2790-2797 available for use through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Alexander K. McLanahan papers, 1968-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.