Size: 12.3 Linear feet
Summary: The papers of New York City arts administrator Porter A. McCray measure 12.3 linear feet and date from 1936 to 1989. The papers include scattered biographical materials, correspondence, and writings and notes. The bulk of the collection consists of professional files documenting his advisory and consulting work for museums, institutions, organizations, and foundations. Also found within the collection are printed materials and photographs of McCray and artwork.
Porter A. McCray (1908-2000) was an arts administrator working in New York City, New York.
The collection was donated in 1994 by Porter McCray.
Also found at the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview of Porter A. McCray conducted by Paul Cummings from September 17 to October 4, 1977.
The collection is in English.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund.