Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA94-100
Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
Dates:
1864-1980
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4.57 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (3 16x20 boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of various materials transferred from subject files in the Cooper-Hewitt Museum library. In the first series are files assembled by researcher Brooks Adams during the development of the exhibition
Hair
, which was on view at the museum from June 10 through August 17, 1980. Also included are exhibition files for
The Logic and Magic of Color
, which was on view at the Cooper Union Museum from April 19 through August 1960. The second series contains six scrapbooks of press clippings describing the Museum's early exhibitions and activities under the Smithsonian. Some materials date from when the museum was known as the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-100, Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Records

Keywords
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Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hair (Exhibition) (1980: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Logic and Magic of Color (Exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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