Guide to the Dennis Foley Papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0896
Creators:
Foley, Dennis
Dates:
1962-2004
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
14 Cubic feet
47 boxes, 1 map-folder
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Papers relating to Foley's career as an authority, consultant, auctioneer, writer, and educator on the subject of food and wine: newsletters and publications, catalogs and programs for auctions, menus, photographs, wine tasting notes, labels, business records, and an interview of Foley conducted by John Fleckner.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into 7 series: Series 1, Personal Papers, 1964-2002; Series 2, Business Papers, 1972-2002; Series 3, Charity Events, 1979-2002; Series 4, Auction House and Wine Merchant Catalogues and Newsletters, 1970-2004; Series 5: Esquin Imports Wine Merchants, 1963-1981; Series 6, Reference; Series 7, Interview of Foley.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Authority on food and wine.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Katherine Chouiniere, 2005 and Judy Adkins, 2005.
Author
Katherine Chouiniere
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated by Dennis Foley, 2005.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Preferred Citation
Dennis Foley Papers, 1963-2004, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

Related Materials
Materials in the Archives Center
Colonna, Farrell Wine Label Collection, 1975-1997(NMAH.AC.0626)
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars Documentation Project, 1960-2002 (NMAH.AC.0816)
American Wine Documentation Project, 1976-2002 (NMAH.AC.0817)

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Wine and wine making Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Oral history Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Programs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 19th-20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Labels Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Menus Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Auction catalogs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Audiocassettes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Business records -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Esquin Imports Wine Merchants. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives