Art Institute of Chicago photographs

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1885–2010

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

25 linear feet of material consisting of photographs documenting gallery installations, exhibitions, interior and exterior views of the building, trustees, donors, visiting celebrities, artists, staff, events, loan collections works withdrawn from the collection, children's activities, school department, student exhibitions, and student activities.