Fonds - The Winnipeg Art Gallery Foundation Inc. fonds

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The Winnipeg Art Gallery Foundation Inc. fonds

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  • 1978-1994 (Creation)

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.013 metres of textual records

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The Winnipeg Art Gallery Foundation Inc. was established in 1978 with a capital base of about $400,000. The Foundation seeks to assist the Winnipeg Art Gallery in meeting its mandate, primarily by acting as a major source of funding for new acquisitions which expand the Winnipeg Art Gallery's permanent collection of works of art. The Foundation has also provided funds for the Clara Lander Library, artist's awards, Educational Programming and exhibition related activities.

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Records were stored at the Winnipeg Art Gallery until their transfer to the Archives.

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Fonds consists of documents relating to incorporation of the foundation, minutes of Annual General Meetings and regular meetings, correspondence, lists of members/trustees and Financial Statements.

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Records of the Winnipeg Art Gallery Foundation, Inc. are restricted from 10 years from the date of creation of the record.

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  • English

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