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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.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Electra Carlin after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1835-1837 & 2057 available for use 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

Carlin Galleries records, 1942-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.