Philadelphia Museum of Art
Found in 168 Collections and/or Records:
"Before Columbus: Masterpeices of Pre-Columbian sculpture from the Walter and Louise Arensberg collection." Invitation, October 2, [19??]
File — Box: 39, Folder: 18
Scope and Content Note Primarily exhibition related material, such as invitations, announcements and catalogs. Also includes membership cards, newsletters, ballots, bulletins, financial reports, meeting minutes, calendars of events, and annual reports from museums, galleries, art associations, professional organizations, and clubs, as well as unused envelopes and postcards, broadsides, and business cards.
Overview These records consist primarily of meeting minutes of the Museum's Board of Trustees and Executive Committee, from the time of the institution's incorporation to the 1990s. Reports presented at Trustee meetings, resolutions and minutes of meetings of a few of the earliest Standing Committees are also included. Gifts, loans, membership and finances are the most frequently discussed topics. Other material pertains to the exhibitions of 1888 and 1889, held to promote American industrial arts, and...