Arthur Taussig "The Museum Project" Photoprints

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1396
Creators:
Taussig, H. Arthur
Dates:
circa 1995-2015
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
1 Cubic foot
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Arthur Taussig created "The Museum Project" to document what he terms "vernacular" museums in America, on offbeat or esoteric subjects. The collection contains color photoprints, organized regionally, of the interiors and exteriors of the museums he documented, and a hard drive containing all the images from the project.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is unarranged.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
An artist and photographer, Taussig has conducted several documentary photographic projects, in addition to being a recording artist and book illustrator.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Arthur Taussig, 2016

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Arthur Taussig "The Museum Project" Photoprints, ca. 1995-2015, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Use
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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Museums -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vernacular museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1990-2000 Type 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