Richard L. Nelson Gallery Records

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UC Davis. University Archives
University of California, Davis, Special Collections, UC Davis Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
(530) 752-1621
speccoll@ucdavis.edu
http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/specol/
2018


Descriptive Summary

Title: Richard L. Nelson Gallery Records
Dates: 1946-2000
Collection Number: AR-176
Creator/Collector: Richard L. Nelson Gallery.
Extent: 22 linear feet
Repository: UC Davis. University Archives
Davis, California 95616-5292
Abstract: Files about artists who showed their work at UC Davis's Richard L. Nelson Gallery as well as correspondence and historical records related to the gallery.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

Richard L. Nelson Gallery Records. UC Davis. University Archives

Biography/Administrative History

The Richard L. Nelson Gallery was dedicated in 1976 in memory of the first Chair of the Department of Art at the University of California, Davis. Established as an exhibition venue and teaching resource for the Art Department, the gallery program also served the campus population, art communities, and general public of Northern California and the Central Valley. The gallery closed in 2016 with the opening of the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art, which continues the Nelson Gallery's exhibits and programs.

Scope and Content of Collection

Files about artists who showed their work at the Richard L. Nelson Gallery as well as correspondence and historical records related to the gallery.

Indexing Terms

Richard L. Nelson Gallery -- Archives.
University of California, Davis. Art Department.

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