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Amon Carter Museum of Western Art records, 1961-1983

Amon Carter Museum of Western Art


Collection Information

Size: 5 microfilm reels

Summary: Exhibition schedules, 1961-1983; scrapbooks, 1961-1984, containing newspaper clippings, magazine articles, news releases, printed material about exhibitions, lectures, symposiums and music and film series sponsored by the museum, and photographs of gallery installations and museum guests; and newsletters from the Education Department.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art museum; Fort Worth, Texas. Founded 1961 by Amon G. Carter Foundation. Carter was publisher of F. W. Star-Telegram, collected works by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1985 by the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3420-3424 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; 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

Amon Carter Museum of Western Art records, 1961-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.