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Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960

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Series 3: Business Records , 1920-1944
(Box 1-3, 14, 22; 2.0 linear feet)

Found are records relating to Watson's personal business and the Arts Publishing Corporation, in addition to records pertaining to the Art in Federal Buildings, Inc..
The Business Records series is arranged into 3 subseries:
  • Subseries 3.1: Personal Business Records, 1937-1942
  • Subseries 3.2: Arts Publishing Corporation Records, 1920-1932
  • Subseries 3.3: Art in Federal Buildings, Inc.
3.1: Personal Business Records, 1937-1942
Found are tax and stock records.
Description Container
Personal Business, 1937-1942
1
39
3.2: Arts Publishing Corporation Records, 1920-1932
Found are materials concerning Watson's tenure as editor of The Arts magazine, including legal records, corresopndence, financial materials, stockholder reports, printed material, and a scrapbook. Also found are issues of The Arts dating from 1921 until 1931.
Description Container
Contract, 1922
1
40
Correspondence, 1931-1932
(7 folders)
1
41-47
Advertising Costs, 1923-1930
1
48
Subscriptions, 1930-1931
1
49
Stockholders Report, 1929-1930
1
50
Brochures, undated
1
51
Press Releases, undated
1
52
The Arts, 1920-1924
(16 folders)
1
53-68
The Arts, 1924-1928
(18 folders)
2
1-18
The Arts, 1929-1931
(10 folders)
3
1-10
Scrapbook, 1923-1931
14
1
3.3: Art in Federal Buildings, Inc. Records, 1941, 1944
Description Container
Art In Federal Buildings, Inc. , 1941, 1944
22
1

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