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Guide to the Artists' Fund Society Records
1859-1937
 MS 23

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Series III: Minutes

Scope and Content Note

Meeting minutes are hand written and arranged chronologically in bound volumes. They are continuous from February 5, 1859 through April 1, 1873 and from February 8, 1876 through March 12, 1922. They include annual and quarterly (or later, “semi-annual”) meetings of the membership, as well as monthly meetings of the Board of Control. Business discussed includes nomination and election of general and board members, financial investments, aid to members and non-members, planning of annual exhibits and dinners, and proposals to amend the constitution. Officers and names of those present are listed for each meeting.

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 2 Minutes
1859 February 5-1873 April 1
Volume: 3 Minutes
1876 February 8-1885 May 5
Volume: 4 Minutes
1885 May 12-1897 April 13
Volume: 5 Minutes
1897 April 20-1922 March 12

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