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Creator:
American Art Research Council  Search this
Subject:
Force, Juliana  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
3.0 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Summary:
The records of the American Art Research Council, a cooperative research group headquartered at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, measure 3 linear feet and date from 1935 to 1956. The records include Chairman Juliana Force's correspondence, administrative correspondence, advisory committee files, miscellaneous administrative files, scattered financial records, and printed materials.
Citation:
American Art Research Council records, 1935-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
The American Art Research Council (AARC) was founded in 1942 when the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City proposed that museums across the country establish a collaborative centralized organization for American art research.
Provenance:
The American Art Research Council records were donated by the Whitney Museum of American Art in 1978 as part of a larger donation of museum records.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9397
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211594
AAA_collcode_amerartr
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211594