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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

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Series 4: Whitney Studio Club and Whitney Museum of American Art Files , 1921-1943
0.2 Linear feet
Box 12

This series consists of scattered material stemming from some of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's art patronage activities and relating to the Whitney Studio Club, which opened in 1918 as an outgrowth of the Whitney Studio and the Friends of Young Artists, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, which opened in 1931 as an outgrowth of the Whitney Studio Club and the later Whitney Studio Galleries. Files include a sales and presentation notebook from the Whitney Studio Club listing works sold and/or presented to various institutions by Whitney, and catalogs, reports, a notebook (which appears to have been kept by Flora Whitney Miller), and writings from the Whitney Museum of American Art.
The series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Whitney Studio Club, Sales and Presentations, 1921-1926
12
2
Whitney Museum of American Art
Catalogs, 1931-1942
12
3-4
Coalition with Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1942-1943
12
5
Financial Report, circa 1940
12
6
Notebook (Kept by Flora Whitney Miller?), 1935-1942
12
7
Writings by Lloyd Goodrich and Herbert More, 1942
12
8

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