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Eleanor Dickinson papers, 1947-2014

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Series 9: Membership Records , 1947-2014
8 Linear feet
Boxes 17-24, 31, OV 34, ER01

The series contains 23 sound recordings, 1 video recording, 1 electronic disc, administrative records, conference and meeting materials, and other records documenting Dickinson's involvement in numerous organizations including Artists Equity Association, Women's Caucus for Art, the College Art Association, and the San Francisco Art Institute Alumni Association, among others.
This series is arranged as 3 subseries:
  • 9.1: Artists Equity Association, 1947-circa 2000
  • 9.2: Women's Caucus for Art, 1976-2014
  • 9.3: Other Memberships, 1957-2012
9.1: Artists Equity Association, 1947-circa 2000
Files for Artists Equity Association consist of administrative notebooks, meeting minutes, correspondence, local and chapter organizational records, financial information, printed materials, sound recordings of panels and discussions, a sound recording of the AEA National President George Koch, member rosters, and other records.
Description Container
Administrative Notebooks, 1979-1988
17
1-5
Artists' Insurance, 1980-1981
17
6
Artists Rights Act, 1989
17
7
Art Materials, Health Hazards, 1982-1987
17
8
The Barr Institute, 1986
17
9
California Chapter, 1988-1990
17
10
California Lawyers for the Arts, 1983-1993
17
11-14
Conference of Visual Arts, 1989-1993
17
15
Gallery Management and Business Aspects of Art, 1978-1988
17
16
Joint Code of Ethics with American Association of Museums, 1947-1978
17
17
Koch, George (National President), circa 1990s
1 Sound cassette
17
18
Local Chapters, 1981-1983
17
19
Los Angeles, 1987-1988
17
20
Lyceum on CETA (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act), 1983
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
17
21
Meetings, Panels, and Discussions, circa 1981-1985
19 Sound cassettes
31
Museum Memberships for Artists, 1972-1975
17
22
National Endowment for the Arts Study on Insurance for Artists, 1985-1991
17
23
National Organization, 1984-1990
17
24
New Chapter Development, 1986-1988
18
1
Northern California Chapter, 1977-1986
18
2
Reports, 1982-1983
18
3-4
Roster, 1982
18
5
Washington D.C. Chapter, 1982-1984
18
6-7
West Coast Chapter, 1983-1984
18
8
West Coast Vice President, 1978-1984
18
9-11
General, 1960-1995
18
12-23
General, 1979-1991
19
1-11
9.2: Women's Caucus for Art, 1976-2014
The subseries consists of organizational records, meeting and conference files, typescripts and correspondence for the "History of the Women's Caucus for the Arts" by Dickinson, membership directories, one electronic disc containing national board summit meeting budget and reports, and other files.
Description Container
Bay Area Schools and Institutional Galleries, 1979
19
12
Board, 1996-2006
19
13
Board Meeting in Denver, 2007
19
14
Bylaws, 1997-2010
19
15-16
Censorship Conference Panel, 1991-1995
19
17-18
Committee on Art Advocacy and Education, 1993-2010
19
19-20
Conference, 2004-2010
19
21-23
Conference, 2005-2011
20
1-2
Conference Party at Dickinson's House, 2006
20
3
"History of the Women's Caucus for the Arts" by Dickinson, 2006-2007
20
4-7
Lifetime Achievement Awards, 2000-2014
20
8-13
Mailing and Email Lists, 2004-2007
20
14
Membership Directories, 1988-1994
20
15
National Organization, 1980-2007
20
16-19
Northern California Chapter, 1977-2010
20
20-22
Northern California Chapter, 2003-2010
21
1
Northern California Conference, 1996-2007
21
2
Northern California Chapter, 1979
34
Photographs and Slides, circa 1979-2004
21
3
Printed Materials, 1976-2012
21
4-5
San Francisco Conference, 2004-2005
21
6
Tax Status, 2008-2010
21
7
General, 1977-2010
21
8-19
General, 1996-2012
Folder 10 includes born-digital records, see ER01.
22
1-13
General, 2007
0.002 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER01
9.3: Other Memberships, 1957-2012
Dickinson's files for other memberships contain printed materials about various organizations, meeting and conference materials, correspondence, reports, a couple of sound recordings, and membership lists.
Description Container
American Association of Museums, circa 1983
22
14
Art Museum Association, 1979-1982
22
15-16
Bay Area Consortium for the Visual Arts, 1985
22
17
Bay Area Lawyers for the Arts, circa 1977-circa 1984
22
18-19
Bay Area Visual Arts Coalition, circa 1975
22
20
California Art Commission, 1982-1984
22
21
California Arts Council, 1981-1987
22
22-23
California Confederation of the Arts, 1978-1998
Includes one sound cassette in folder 2.
23
1-4
California Federation of Art Teachers, 1977-1983
23
5
California Lawyers for the Arts, 1986-1997
23
7-9
California State Fair Art Advisory Board, 1986-1993
23
10
California Visual Artists, 1975
23
11
California Women - California Commission on the Status of Women, 1982
23
12
Center for the Visual Arts, 1976-1984
23
13-20
Coalition of Women's Art Organizations, 1977-1981
23
21-25
College Art Association, 1977-2012
Includes one sound cassette in folder 29.
23
26-31
College Art Association, 1979-1992
24
1-6
Community Arts Development Group, 1976
24
7
East Bay Depot for Creative Recycling, 1983
24
8
Graphic Arts Council, 1982
24
9
International Child Art Center, 1969
24
10
Lawyer for the Creative Arts, 1982
24
11
National Council on the Arts, 1985
24
12
Non-Profit Galleries Association, 1977-1986
24
13
Pro Arts, 1983
24
14
San Francisco Art Institute Alumni Association, 1963-circa 1990
24
15-35
SBAEA, circa 2000s
1 Sound cassette
24
36
Various Annual Reports and Member Lists, 1957-1980
24
37
Washington Women's Art Center, 1978-1980
24
38
Women's Art Center, 1971-1976
24
39
Women's Art Center, 1975
34

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