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Jermayne MacAgy exhibition files, 1955-1964

Jermayne MacAgy exhibition files, 1955-1964

MacAgy, Jermayne Virginia, 1914-1964

Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 7000 items (on 8 microfilm reels).

Summary: Exhibition files containing correspondence, lender's forms, receipts, catalogs, invitations, photographs of art work, and installation photographs, for exhibitions MacAgy directed at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, the University of St. Thomas, Houston and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Also included are four albums of installation photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Museum director; Houston, Tex. Director Contemporary Arts Museum, 1934-1959; head of art department, University of St. Thomas,

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1979 by the Menil Foundation.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the Menil Foundation, Houston, Tex.

Microfilm rolls 1693-1700 available at Archives of American Art offices; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.