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Project files, 1946-1985

Archives of American Art. Texas Arts Documentation Project


Collection Information

Size: 17 Microfilm reels

Summary: Files on artists, museums and art organizations compiled by AAA's Texas Project, containing mainly printed material and photocopies, but some correspondence, photographs and writings.


Compiled during six years of project, 1979-1985. The bulk of the material, 2.3 linear feet, was transferred to the vertical files of the NMAA-NPG Library after microfilming.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reels 3477-3479: Originals transferred to NMAA-NPG Library after microfilming.
  • Reels 3540-3553: Originals in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Library.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3477-3479 and 3540-3553 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 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

Project files, 1946-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.