Series 1 - Exhibition files

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Exhibition files

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  • Textual record
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  • Sound recording

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  • 1928 - 1999, predominant 1973 - 1999 (Creation)

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58 cm of textual records and other material

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(1937 - 2000)

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Series consists of records related to the administration and realization of exhibits that Halpin organized at the Museum of Anthropology. Records include correspondence, memoranda, handwritten notes, draft copies, proposals, brochures, newspaper clippings, newsletters, loan forms, photocopies of photos and articles, photographs, negatives, contact prints, travel insurance slips, grant applications, reports, and budgets. Many of the files include research conducted on specific artists featured in various exhibitions as well as pictures of their works of art, gallery plans, rough drafts of labels, and bibliographies compiled for research purposes.

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The Lyle Wilson exhibit is also related to files on Totem Poles of Stanley Park and Inglis correspondence found in Series 2: Administration Files.

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58 cm of textual records, 106 photographs: col., 6x6-10x15 cm; 61 photographs: b&w., 8x10-13x18 cm; 100 slides: col., 5x5 cm; 20 slides: b&w, 5x5 cm; 45 negatives: col., 6x6 cm; 66 negatives: b&w, 6x6 cm; 129 negatives: col. & b&w, 35 mm, 6 copy negatives: b&w, 10x12-12x16 cm; 6 cassette tapes; 2 videos.

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