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Gerald Cassidy Collection

Identifier: AC 035-P

Scope and Content

Collection consists of 10 postcards of paintings by Cassidy published by Fred Harvey for the 1922 Santa Fe Fiesta, and photocopies of four letters concerning the return of Cassidy's "Coronado Murals" to New Mexico in 1948.


  • 1922-1949
  • 1922
  • 1948
  • 1948
  • 1962


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Copy Restrictions

Duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance.

Personal History

Cassidy was a notable New Mexican artist in the early 20th century.


1 Folder

Related Material

For further discussion of this transaction and a history of the Coronado Murals and Gerald Cassidy, see Ina Sizer Cassidy, "Cassidy's Corondado Murals" New Mexico Magazine, vol. 27, no. 2 (February 1949). See also records held by the Museum of Fine Arts Library, which detail the history of these murals from 1948 until 1962 when they were sold to the General Services Administration to be hung, after much needed restoration by John Pogzeba, in the lobby of the Federal Post Office in Santa Fe.


Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. The Palace of the Governors
  3. P.O. Box 2087
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2087, U.S.A.
  5. Phone: (+)505.476.5090
  6. Fax: (+)505.476.5093
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


Guide to the Gerald Cassidy Collection, 1922-1949
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Finding aid is in English

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Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090