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National Academy of Design records, 1817-2012

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Series 6:General Administration, 1825-1982
0.6 Linear feet
Box 18, 126

General administrative files include ledgers, certificates, correspondence, and legal documents pertaining to the National Academy of Design's founding, building, financial accounts, art collection, and other administrative matters. General correspondence consists primarily of early letters received by council officers from individuals and organizations regarding finances, donations, exhibitions, invitations, and cooperation between the Academy and other art organizations including the American National Gallery Committee, Ladies' Art Association, and the Washington Monument Association of the City of New York. The "Building Scrip.", a large ledger in box 126, contains blank and signed bonds sold to investors of a new Academy building.
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Accounts of the Trustees, Ledger, 1854-1860
18
32
Building Scrip., circa 1848
126
Cataloging the Art Collection, 1952
18
33
Certificates, circa 1963
18
34
Correspondence, 1828-1929
18
35-36
Founding, 1825-1982
18
37-38
Legal, 1828-1904
18
39
Tax Exemption, 1866-1900
18
40

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