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Guide to the Downtown Flyers and Invitations Collection
ca. 1980-1990
 MSS 119

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Collection processed by Thomas Beachdel,2001. Collection materials added by Robert Feldman in January 2004 and Lisa Darms in July 2008. Johan Kugelberg donation processed by Colin Wells in March 2009.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on September 16, 2014
Description is in English.

Administrative Information


Donated by Mr. Mark Swartz in the fall of 2001, the Downtown Flyers and Invitations Collection consists of flyers and invitations sent to Mr. Swartz over the greater part of the 1980s. In 2007 additional materials were donated by the Museum of Modern Art Library (Box 1 Folders 117a - 177c and Box 4 Folder 2), The Keith Haring Foundation (Box 2 Folder 236a) and Lynn Gumpert (Box 4 Folder 3). Johan Kugelberg donated additional materials in 2008. Dread Scott donated an item (Box 3, Folder 407a) in 2010.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers. Appointments are necessary for the use of manuscript and archival collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Collection use is subject to all copyright laws. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Director of Fales Library and Special Collections. Please contact or call 212 998 2596.

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Downtown Flyer and Invitations; MSS 119; box number; folder number; Fales Library and Special Collections, New York University Libraries.

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Separated Material

There is no information about materials that are associated by provenance to the described materials that have been physically separated or removed.