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Atlanta Art Workers Coalition records

Collection number: ahc.MSS887

Scope and Content

This collection consists of correspondence, artists' resumes, financial records, mailings, membership lists, public relations materials, advertisements, and directories.


  • 1976-1983, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

The Atlanta Art Workers Coalition (AAWC) was formed in 1976 "to promote, protect, and aid the visual artists of Atlanta through programs focused on the need of individual artists and art groups." It maintained the following programs and publications: an Information Resource Center; the Coalition Gallery; Atlanta Art Workers Coalition Newspaper (later Atlanta Art Papers); and the Metro Atlanta Directory of Visual Artists.


7.5 linear ft. (fifteen document cases and one oversize box)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1993

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.
Atlanta Art Workers Coalition records
Josh Hogan
December 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305