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Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, circa 1920-1991, bulk 1946-1983

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6.4: Legal Records , 1946-1978

Scattered legal documents in this subseries include a standard gallery - artist contract, a copy of the 1974 lease for the gallery space at 24 West 57th Street and the minutes concerning the incorporation of the Parsons-Truman Gallery in 1974, an offshoot of the Parsons Gallery for showing works on paper. Additionally there are records from miscellaneous court cases. Of particular interest is the file on the lawsuit Parsons initiated against Sidney Janis over the space that they shared on the 5th floor of 15 East 57th Street, New York.
Description Container Select
ADAA Gallery-Artist Agreement, 1962-1967
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22
Gallery Leases, 1947-1977
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23
Business Certificate, 1946
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24
Loan Agreement with Stephen Burke, 1963
55
39
Parsons-Truman Gallery Incorporation, 1974
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25
Parsons-Truman Gallery Incorporation , circa 1973
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40
Sidney Janis v. Betty Parsons Court Case, 1962-1963
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26
Sidney Janis vs. Betty Parsons Court Case, circa 1963
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41
Miscellaneous Court Cases, 1960-1978
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27
New York State Department of Labor Notices, 1948-1978
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28

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
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