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Carlin Galleries records, 1942-1979

Carlin Galleries records, 1942-1979

Carlin Galleries

Collection Information

Size: 4 microfilm reels.

Summary: Artists' files and 12 scrapbooks.

REELS 1835-1837: Artists' files containing correspondence, sales statements, price lists, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, photos, and publicity material. Also included are 12 scrapbooks, 1959-1978, containing clippings, photos, guest lists, exhibition announcements, and invitations.

REEL 2057: A file on Peter Hurd, 1960-1967, containing correspondence between Electra Carlin and Hurd, and others; statements of Hurd's sales; consignment statements; and a receipt from Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art gallery; Fort Worth, Tex. Originally named the gallery of Wonderful Things, 1957-1960.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1980 by Electra Carlin.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Electra Carlin after microfilming.

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