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Gertrude Abercrombie papers, circa 1880-1986, bulk 1935-1977

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Series 9: Estate Records , circa 1976-1986
0.5 Linear feet
Box 5

Records of the Estate of Gertrude Abercrombie and the Gertrude Abercrombie Trust, Donald Baum, Executor, consist mainly of correspondence with institutions being offered works of art by Gertrude Abercrombie and from her personal art collection. In addition, general correspondence, financial and tax records, and legal documents are included.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, General
5
1-3
Correspondence with Auction House (Henzel Galleries, Inc.), 1977-1980
5
4
Correspondence with Conservator Barry R. Bauman, 1979-1980
5
5
Correspondence with Institutions, 1875-1885
  • Auckland Memorial Art Center, 1980
  • Art Institute of Chicago, Prints and Drawings Department, 1978-1979
  • Art Institute of Chicago, Twentieth Century Painting and Sculpture Department, 1978
  • Beinecke Library, Yale University, 1980
  • Detroit Institute of Arts, 1979
  • Elmhurst College, 1979-1980
  • Essley Noble Memorial Museum, 1979
  • Illinois State Museum, 1979
  • Illinois State University, Center for Visual Arts Gallery, 1979
  • Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1978
  • Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, 1978-1979
  • Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, 1978
  • Madison Art Center, Inc., 1978-1979
  • Milwaukee Art Center, 1978-1979
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), 1978-1979
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, 1979
  • National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, 1978
  • National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1978-1980
  • Smart Gallery, University of Chicago, 1978-1979
  • Southern Illinois University Museum and Art Gallery, 1979
  • University of Michigan Art Museum, 1979
  • Western Illinois University Art Gallery, 1978-1979
  • Whitney Museum of American Art, 1978-1979
5
6-28
Financial Records, 1977-1984, undated
5
29
Inventories, 1977-1980, undated
5
30
Legal Documents, 1976-1980
5
31
Notes, undated
5
32
Tax Returns, 1977-1984
5
33

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