The University of Queensland Library
Collection includes correspondence with artists, collectors, other gallery directors, art societies, etc. He was prominent in establishing the Gold Coast Art Prize, and has acted as judge in many art competitions. The chief value of his collection lay in the large number of catalogues of art gallery exhibitions, art auctions, dealers' lists, in Australia and overseas
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The John Weichsel papers concerning the People's Art Guild measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1905-1965 with the bulk of the material dating from 1905-1929. The papers consist almost entirely of the records of the People's Art Guild, founded by Weichsel, and include administrative records, correspondence, writings and notes, business and financial records, printed material, and artwork.
Rochester Institute of Technology - Wallace Memorial Library
Records of the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) Art Students' Art Society. The group was founded around 1912 and was open by invitation to upperclassmen at the university. The collection includes correspondence and governance documents.
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
The journal and account book that Foote kept from 1841 through 1873. He started the journal in 1841, "the first year of my agricultural life, for the purpose of recording, in general, my labors and their results." The journal details works and activities of Foote's farm, including his agricultural "experiments," and contains records weather and natural disasters. The account book, in addition to household and farm expenses, contains records of payments to Williams College, purchases of books, subscriptions to local and national magazines and newspapers, expenses related to the activities of Berkshire agricultural societies, etc
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The Los Angeles Art Association records measure 12.6 linear feet and date from 1922-1990. Almost a third of the collection consists of artists' files containing a wide variety of materials documenting the association's relationship with numerous California and international artists. Also found are ten scrapbooks documenting exhibitions and events over the course of 50 years, administrative files, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographic material depicting artists, events, and artwork. Scattered files of Executive Director Helen Wurdemann's are also found throughout the collection.
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The American Art Association records measure 27.8 linear feet and date from circa 1853-1929, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1885-1922. The records include auction and sales files, general financial and legal files, inventory and stock records, client files, printed materials, photographic materials, artwork, and the personal papers of founder Thomas Ellis Kirby.
Washington State University - Holland Library
The records include bibliographic information, newsclippings concerning club history, club programs, constitution and by-laws, correspondence, and a program from the Pullman Women's Club, 1934-1935.
Rochester Institute of Technology - Wallace Memorial Library
Flier from the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) Emerging Black Artists organization.
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors’ files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.
Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art
The Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects records are dated 1941 and comprise 0.4 linear feet. The records contain correspondence between Committee member and co-founder, Aline Davis Hays, and various organizations, artists, and museum professionals concerning support for the Committee in its efforts to preserve the continuation of the government arts projects under the WPA. The records also include writings about the importance of the WPA as well as a synopsis of the WPA from 1940 to 1941.