1959 records — Page 1 of 196
Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Dates:
1916-1992
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily consist of Freer Gallery of Art photographs that depict early Museum plans and drawings; the ground breaking ceremony before construction of the Museum; exterior views during and after construction; and interior shots of the galleries, library, and art storage areas. Also includes Freer Gallery of Art renovation pr...

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts, Assistant to the Director
Dates:
1972-1978
Size:
1.2 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 440
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
De Rivera, José Ruiz, 1904-1985
Dates:
1930-1991
Size:
5.3 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.derijose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor José de Rivera date from 1930 to 1991 and measure 5.3 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials, letters, scattered personal business records, commission files, art work including four sketchbooks, printed material, and photographs. One of the commission files includes a motion picture film.

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Creators:
Kaplan, Flora S.
Dates:
1965-1989
bulk 1972-1977
Size:
0.3 Linear feet (1 Hollinger Box)
56 Photographic prints
3284 Slides (photographs)
1828 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.024
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Flora S. Kaplan collection includes manuscript materials, field notes, slides, negatives and photographs. The extensive slide collection was taken in several regions of Mexico from the mid-to-late 1960's through the early 1980's and documented local craft processes, particularly ceramics, their makers, their families and life styles.

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Creators:
Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972
Dates:
1926-1975
Size:
6.7 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bermeuge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and theatrical set designer Eugene Berman date from 1926-1975 and measure 6.7 linear feet. Found within the papers are scattered letters, primarily postcards, from various colleagues including Juliet and Man Ray and Berman's brother Leonid. There are also notes, scattered artwork, printed material, and extensive photographs, many of Mexico.

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Creators:
Baylinson, A. S., 1882-1950
Dates:
1929-1955
Size:
0.2 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.baylas
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.2 linear feet, dates from 1929 to 1955, and provides information about the career of modern realist painter A. S. Baylinson. Found are a biographical account, printed material, and photographs of Baylinson and of his works of art.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Print and Electronic Publications
Dates:
1964-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The collection consists of publications produced for the National Collections of Fine Arts/NCFA (1937-1979), National Museum of American Art/NMAA (1980-2000), and the Smithsonian American Art Museum/SAAM (2000- ). Publications relate to various museum activities and events such as exhibitions, collection inventories, development materials, ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art, Dept. of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
circa 1969-1986
Size:
6.56 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 460
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of administrative files of the Department of Painting and Sculture and documents the activities of its curators, Harry Rand, Virginia Mecklenburg, William Truettner, and Adelyn Breeskin. The files contain information about Department relations with other National Museum of American Art offices concerning loans, shipme...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service, Public Relations
Dates:
1955-1956, 1975-1989
Size:
7.21 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 489
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art, Curatorial Office
Dates:
1991-1998
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the creation and publicity of traveling exhibitions. Traveling exhibitions include "Arvin Gottlieb Collection of Southwestern Paintings," "William H. Johnson: A Retrospective," "New Mexican Prints," "On Location: Landscapes and Cityscapes in American Photography," "Pueblo Indian Watercolors fro...

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