Manuscript Collections
Baird, Joseph A., Jr. (1922-1993). Collection.

Collection Number: D-231

Extent
45.8 linear feet
Biography
Professor of Art, University of California, Davis (1953-1985). Curator and art consultant to the California Historical Society (1962-1963; 1967-1970), owner of the North Point Gallery in San Francisco.
Description
Research files covering 19th and 20th century painting, drawing, graphic art, sculpture, and architecture in California and Mexico, including exhibition catalogs, photographs, clippings, and research indexes of Californian artists; flyers and exhibition catalogs from public and private museums and art galleries around the world, including material describing the holdings of these places as well as of foundations and private collections.
Inclusive Dates
1800-1993.
Subject
Art and Architecture
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf4c6004f0)
Access
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