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Catherine J. Smith Gallery collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5123

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of exhibition files from the Catherine J. Smith Gallery dating from 1991 through 1994. The files contain correspondence, invitations, exhibition brochures, planning information, newspaper clippings, press releases, photographs, and financial documents.

Dates

  • 1991-1994
  • Majority of material found within 1991 - 1994

Language

The collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

No interlibrary loan.

Access Restrictions

Materials are available for research in the Dougherty Reading Room.

Historical Note

The Catherine J. Smith Gallery is located in Farthing Auditorium, on the campus of Appalachian State University. Through innovative exhibitions and stimulating educational programs, the Catherine J. Smith Gallery provides opportunities for direct engagement with contemporary works of art and design for Appalachian State University students, faculty, staff, and the broader community. The Gallery presents original and traveling exhibitions, features works by faculty and students, and enriches its programmatic offerings through collaborative projects. The Gallery actively involves students in its exhibitions and programming by serving as a site for honing curatorial, presentation and installation abilities.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Abstract

The Catherine J. Smith Gallery is located in Farthing Auditorium, on the campus of Appalachian State University. It hosts both original and traveling art exhibitions. This collection consists mainly of correspondence regarding the organization of exhibitions.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Location

C25.5.3.4-C25.5.3.7

Acquisitions Information

This collection was transferred to the University Archives from the University Records Center in 2007 by Mark Brittain. The material was originally transferred to the University Records Center by Terry Suhre.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Dustin Witsman, June 2016.
Title
Catherine J. Smith Gallery Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Grant Maher and Dustin Witsman
Date
2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
218 College Street
Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
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