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Guide to the New Langton Arts records M1910
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: New Langton Arts records
    Identifier/Call Number: M1910
    Physical Description: 300 Linear Feet Estimated before packing
    Date (inclusive): 1975-2009

    Conditions Governing Access

    Accession 2012-211 is available for research use. The remainder of the collection is unavailable until processed.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchase, 2012. Accession 2012-143 and 2012-211.

    Biographical / Historical

    New Langton Arts was an artist-run organization operating in San Francisco from 1975-2010, presenting contemporary work in all media. Estimated extent: 169 record storage boxes, 8 non-standard containers, 5 flat boxes, as well as 4 computers and other equipment. Included are all the business documents of the organization (contracts, correspondence, publicity materials, etc.), tapes and cassettes, photographs, duplicate publications, catalogs, etc.

    Scope and Contents

    Boxes 1-4, Accession 2012-211: Contains announcements, fliers, catalogs, postcards, brochures, other printed material 1975-2008 (bulk 1990s)