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University of Minnesota - University Gallery records, 1933-1980

University of Minnesota - University Gallery records, 1933-1980

University of Minnesota. University Gallery

Collection Information

Size: 2 microfilm reels.

Summary: Gallery files containing mainly administrative and exhibition related correspondence of the director, Ruth Lawrence; reports on WPA projects; and inventories.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art gallery, University of Minnesota. Founded 1934 as the Little Gallery with Hudson Walker as its part-time curator; renamed University Gallery in 1935 and University Art Museum in 1983. Ruth Lawrence was curator and then director, 1934-1957.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1986 by the University Archives, University of Minnesota.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: University Archives, University of Minnesota.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3699-3700 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

University of Minnesota - University Gallery records, 1933-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.