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Library records, 1937-1996


Scope and Contents

This series is comprised of the Francis Bacon Library's records, including research correspondence; standard forms, such as user registrations and permission to publish requests; and finding aids and file lists for the Library's manuscript and book collections. Also includes some material related to the Library's exhibitions.


  • 1937-1996

Language of Materials

From the Collection:


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research except for the files in the "Forms" sub-series of the "Library records" series, which are restricted until January 1, 2027. The "Fragile restricted papers" may only be consulted with permission of the Archivist. Preservation photocopies for reference use have been substituted in the main files.


From the Collection: 18 linear feet


Repository Details

Part of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library and Archives Repository

Philadelphia Museum of Art
PO Box 7646
Philadelphia PA 19101-7646 United States