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Friends of Art Records, 1932-1976 (Bulk: 1932-1976 )
1 (2.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG9.7 (LD7088)

Abstract:
The records from Friends of Art contain newspaper clippings, informational pamphlets, press releases, invitations, and correspondence.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

Restricted

Restrictions on use:

The records from Friends of Art contain newspaper clippings, informational pamphlets, press releases, invitations, and correspondence. There also Annual Reports from 1931-35, 1938/39, 1941-43, 1945/46, 1947-63, and 1964-1976. They contain statistics on membership levels, budgets, exhibits, and the names of new members. The records also contain, minutes of committee meetings from 1955-1968, membership lists, and photographs.

Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

The Mount Holyoke Friends of Art was founded in 1931, by Caroline M. Galt. Its purpose is to "vitalize the artistic life of the college and to provide for exhibitions of sculpture and painting so necessary to the development in the students of art appreciation." They also help provide funds that are necessary for art exhibitions at Mount Holyoke for the college and the surrounding community.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The records from Friends of Art contain newspaper clippings, informational pamphlets, press releases, invitations, and correspondence. There also Annual Reports from 1931-35, 1938/39, 1941-43, 1945/46, 1947-63, and 1964-1976. They contain statistics on membership levels, budgets, exhibits, and the names of new members. The records also contain, minutes of committee meetings from 1955-1968, membership lists, and photographs.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

Restricted

Restrictions on use:

The records from Friends of Art contain newspaper clippings, informational pamphlets, press releases, invitations, and correspondence. There also Annual Reports from 1931-35, 1938/39, 1941-43, 1945/46, 1947-63, and 1964-1976. They contain statistics on membership levels, budgets, exhibits, and the names of new members. The records also contain, minutes of committee meetings from 1955-1968, membership lists, and photographs.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Friends of Art Records, Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, MA.

History of the Collection


Additional Information
Contact Information
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

Email Reference Form: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/forms/areq.htm
URL: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/
Language
English


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