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American Fiber Art exhibition records, 1978-1980

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery


Collection Information

Size: 0.01 Linear feet, ca. 800 items (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Letters, writings, business records, and printed material relating to exhibition "American Fiber Art: A New Definition," held at the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, September 6-October 26, 1980.
REELS 2905-2906, Loan: Exhibition and research files compiled by guest curator Jana Vander Lee. The files include correspondence, budget proposals, agenda reports, loan agreements, research notes, a draft for the exhibition catalog, exhibition announcements, press releases, and newpaper clippings.
REEL 2905, Gift: Catalog of the exhibition.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art gallery affiliated with the University of Houston.


Donated and lent 1981 by Jana Vander Lee, guest curator for the exhibition.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Loan material: originals returned to lender, the Sara Campbell Blaffer Gallery, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2905-2906 available at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and 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

American Fiber Art exhibition records, 1978-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.