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Southwest Arts Foundation records, 1980-1982

Southwest Arts Foundation (Houston, Tex.)


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, partial microfilm reel

Summary: Exhibition files containing correspondence, loan agreements and shipping forms; business and legal material regarding the Foundation's non-profit ruling from the IRS, articles of incorporation, and budget and project proposals; resumes for Anthony Falcone, director of exhibitions, and Gary Libby, consultant; newspaper and magazine articles, brochures about the Foundation, and a catalog for the exhibit, "Art of the American West."
Exhibition files relate to loans from: the Anschutz Collection, Big Chief Roofing Co., Cooper-Hewitt Museum, May Gallery Collection, Ruth Koerner Oliver Collection, Gerald Peters Collection, Mills Bennett Collection, National Academy of Design, and the Samuels Collection.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art organization; Houston, Texas.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1982 by William E. Freckleton, president of the Southwest Arts Foundation. Printed material transferred to the SAAM Library and photocopies discarded after microfilming.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3431 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.

Mostly photocopies.

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

Southwest Arts Foundation records, 1980-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.