Collection Summary


Title:Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art Records

Date:1883-1989, n.d.

Creator(s):Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Extent:14.5 linear feet

Code:WCR

Repository:Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Abstract:The collection documents the role of the Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in support of the Museum, its affiliates, and the Philadelphia arts community. The records illustrate approximately one hundred and twenty five years of successful service and leadership in planning various events and programs, and provide insight into the Women's Committee's untiring efforts, dedication, and expertise. The collection consists of minute books, scrapbooks, financial records, reports, and plans of events, marketing strategies, public relations, and special projects such as publishing a cookbook.