Town and Country Amateur Art Show Committee File, 1956-1987 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/3/18
Volume: 3.0 cubic feet
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Description: Town and Country Amateur Art Show Committee File contains art exhibit programs, newspaper clippings, correspondence, budgets, internal memos, handbooks, grant proposals, photographic slides and audio cassette commentary by judges (1975-81). The Town and Country Amateur Art Show began in 1956 as a rural arts show held in conjunction with the Farm and Home week, it was later sponsored (1962-87) by the University of Illinois Cooperative Extension Service under the College of Agriculture, the Fine and Applied Arts, and Applied Life Studies and subsequently by the Illinois Arts Council, and regional Art Leagues and Park Districts.