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Penguin Club printed material, 1915-1926

Penguin Club (New York, N.Y.)


Collection Information

Size: 10 Items, (partially microfilmed on one reel)

Summary: An announcement for "The Penguin Strawberry Festival" at Cella's Park, Fort Lee, N.J., 1917, and related clippings; an announcement for "A Penguin Post Season Dinner to celebrate the departure permanently to England of the honorable and talented Horace Brodsky," 1923; an invitation and note to LaSalle Spier regarding a stag dinner of the "Union Square Fire Brigade" sponsored by the Penguin Club, 1926, including "The Volunteer Firemen" song; and three invitations with original sketches by Henry Fitch Taylor to his Thanksgiving dinner, 1915.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art club, New York, N.Y. Founded by Walt Kuhn in 1917. Located on East 15th Street.


Donated anonymously, 1995.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 5152 available 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

Penguin Club printed material, 1915-1926. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.