Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hartilynd
Creators:
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
circa 1970- circa 2000
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
25.8 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers measure 25.8 linear feet and date from circa 1970-circa 2000. The material documents Hartigan's career as curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). Included are project, exhibition and subject files relating to the Herbert Waide Hemphill Jr. and the Chuck and Jan Rosenak collections at SAAM, exhibitions at SAAM, Folk Art, and Black Art. Material includes correspondence, interviews, audio visual material, photographs, negatives, slides, writings and printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Lynda Roscoe Hartigan (1950- ) is deputy director for collections and research and chief innovation officer at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada. Hartigan was formally chief curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. and developed the museum's American folk art and African American art collections.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated in 2020 by Lynda Roscoe Hartigan.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Terms of Use
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.

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Museum curators -- Canada -- Toronto Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Hemphill, Herbert Waide Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rosenak, Chuck Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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