Collection Facts

Extent: 
114 items
Dates of Original: 
1922; 1950 - 1959; 1972
NYH Topic Area(s):

Scope of Collection

This collection includes selected photographs from important exhibitions in the history of the Memorial Art Gallery. The exhibitions depicted include:  Views from The Erie Canal: Thruway of Yesterday, Interiors Then & Now, 1850 - 1950,  A Memorial Exhibition of Paintings by George Leonard Herdle, The Dutch in New York, Designer-Craftsmen USA, Memorial Exhibition Kathleen McEnery Cunningham, and Modern American Decorative Arts. Photographs are black-and-white and color. Views include object closeups, as well as exhibition rooms and displays. The inclusive dates for the collection are 1933 - 1972.