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Margaret Brown Gallery records, 1921-1958

Margaret Brown Gallery (Boston, Mass.)


Collection Information

Size: 9 Linear feet, (microfilmed on 12 reels)

Summary: Records of the gallery; and photograph files.
REELS 653-663: Records of the gallery, 1945-1958, including correspondence with artists, buyers and others, financial records, inventories, and customer lists.
REELS 672-673: Photograph files, 1921-1957 & undated, containing 618 photos of the works of 61 artists.


Donated 1972 by Harold W. Palmer, shop assistant of the Margaret Brown Gallery.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 653-663 & 672-673 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Margaret Brown Gallery records, 1921-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.