Gloria B. Peck papers, 1956-1976  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Peck, Gloria B
Gloria B. Peck papers
1956-1976 (inclusive)
5" linear (including 1 cassette)
Collection Number
2773 (Accession No. 2773-001)
Letters, clippings, catalogs, photographs, and miscellanea from an art historian.
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Art historian.

Gloria B. Peck was a docent at the Seattle Art Museum, a college level teacher, and the editor/compiler of "The Artists of Puget Sound", 1962.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Letters, clippings, catalogs, photographs, and miscellaneous, 1956-1976; including one cassette and transcript of panel discussion "Is Art Dead?" moderated on Nov. 3, 1966 at Seattle Art Museum by Gloria Peck. Panel members were Boyer Gonzales, Anne Gould Hauberg, Tom Robbins, and Virginia Wright.

Includes copies of many letters from her mother, Adelyn Breeskin, former director of Baltimore Museum of Art and Curator of National Collection of Fine Art. Panel discussion "Is Art Dead?" was held at the Seattle Art Museum by the Seattle Art Museum Guild on 11/3/66. The moderator was Gloria Peck. Most of the papers concern Adelyn D. Breeskin.

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Restrictions on Use

Gloria Peck assigns literary rights to the material which she controls including "Is Art Dead?", to the University Libraries

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Peck, Gloria B.--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Baltimore Museum of Art
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Albi, G. G (creator)
    • Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896- (creator)
    • Gonzales, Boyer (creator)
    • Hauberg, Anne Gould (creator)
    • Robbins, Tom (creator)
    • Wright, Virginia (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Seattle Art Museum Guild (creator)

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)