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Summary

Consists of records documenting the history of Cooper Union and of the Museum assembled by the Museum Library. Materials include an incomplete set of Cooper Union annual reports; volumes one through three of the Chronicle of the Museum for the Arts of Decoration of the Cooper Union; biographical information about significant figures in the Museum's history; checklists, descriptions, and essays based on the Museum's collections, reports by the Director, Treasurer, and Secreatry fo the Council for the Cooper Union Museum; and histories of the Museum written by staff members.

Creator

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Library

Uniform title

Chronicle of the Museum for the Arts of Decoration of the Cooper Union

Subject

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1864
  • 1864-1977

Topic

  • Museum libraries
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Art museums
  • Decorative arts

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00866

Physical description

2.5 cu. ft. processed holdings