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Linda Farris Gallery records, 1969-1995

Linda Farris Gallery

Collection Information

Size: 13.4 Linear feet, 13 Boxes, 1 sol, 1 ov folder

Summary: The records of Seattle's avant-garde Linda Farris Gallery measure 13.4 linear feet and date from 1969-1995. The bulk of the records consist of artists' and exhibition files. Also found are gallery business correspondence, administrative files, event files, reference files, records of sales, scattered legal files, the personal papers of gallery owner Linda Farris, and printed materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Linda Farris Gallery was Seattle's leading venue for contemporary art during its twenty-five years of operation.


The Linda Farris Gallery records were donated to the Archives of American Art by owner Linda Farris in 1995 at the time she closed the gallery.

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Language Note

The collection is in English.


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care Pool Fund.