Print / View Finding Aid as Single Page

© 2011 New-York Historical Society logo

Guide to the Richard Kressler and Laylen Sweet Collection of American Art Posters
1891-1899, 1919
 PR 334

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 31, 2017 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers by appointment only.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained from: Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024. Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 270. Fax: (212) 579-8794.

Preferred Citation Note

The collection should be cited as: Richard Kressler and Laylen Sweet collection of American art posters, PR 334, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Credit line: Gift of Susan Phillips and Thomas Kenny in Memory of Richard Kressler and Laylen Sweet.

Related Archival Materials Note

New-York Historical Society also holds an extensive collection of art posters compiled over time; see the Art Poster File (PR 55-1).

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

Gift of Susan Phillips and Thomas Kenny in memory of Richard Kressler and Laylen Sweet, July 2017.

Processing Information Note

Conservation work (unframing and encapsulation) performed by conservator Alan Balicki in August, 2017. Processing done by archivist Larry Weimer in August 2017.