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American University Fine Arts Department records, 1946-1980

American University (Washington, D.C.).


Collection Information

Size: 10 Reels, ca. 9,000 items (on 10 microfilm reels)

Summary: Departmental files on faculty, visiting artists, students, fund raising events, and building projects; files on exhibitions held in the Watkins Gallery; photographs of exhibitions; collection files on permanent acquisitions and memorial gifts, containing photographs and insurance records; five scrapbooks and four guestbooks; and a bound volume of RIGHT ANGLE, 1947-1949.


Lent for microfilming 1981 by American University Fine Arts Department.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in American University Fine Arts Department, Washington, D.C.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2210-2219 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

American University Fine Arts Department records, 1946-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.