Joy Poe papers

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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

1 linear foot of materials consisting of a report, illustrated with photographs, of Joy Poe’s artwork, home furnishings, and other individual belongings, and a register of her private book collection.

Biographical Historical Note

Chicago artist Joy Poe was a founder of Artemisia Gallery, a women artists’ cooperative gallery.

Additional Notes

Related collections: other Women and Leadership Archives, Loyola University Chicago collections; Artemisia Gallery Records, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, The Art Institute of Chicago.