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Black Mountain College records, 1933-1956

Black Mountain College (Black Mountain, N.C.)


Collection Information

Size: 20 microfilm reels

Summary: Selected records of the Black Mountain College which pertain to the visual arts program, including minutes and attendent papers; general files; faculty files; and treasurer's files (record groups I, II, III, and VI). Photographs from the general files were microfilmed separately on roll 204.

Biographical/Historical Note

Black Mountain College Founded in 1933; closed in 1956.


Lent for microfilming 1971 by North Carolina, Department of Archives and History.

Location of Originals

  • Originals were returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 185 through 204 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

Black Mountain College records, 1933-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.