- Call number
- MssCol 743
- Physical description
- .8 linear feet (2 boxes)
- Preferred Citation
- Day Without Art (New York Public Library) collection, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Collection contains materials used in the 1994 and 1995 observances of Day Without Art (Dec. 1, World AIDS Day) at the New York Public Library (NYPL). The 1994 exhibition consisted of envelopes and artifacts addressed by NYPL staff to friends and relatives who died of AIDS-related causes. The 1995 exhibition consisted of messages by the staff to or about individuals who died of AIDS-related causes.
Source of acquisitionTransfer, Exhibitions Program Office - NYPL, 1995
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328