These records document events and individuals associated with the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. The files also contain some biographical information for the following individuals: John Alexander Pope, Director (1962-1971), Director Emeritus (1971-1982); Thomas Lawton, Assistant Director (1971-1977), Director - Freer (1977-1982), Director of Freer and Sackler (1982-1987), and Senior Research Scholar (1987-2001); Esin Atil, Curator of Islamic Art (1971-1984); Carol Radcliffe Bolon, Assistant Curator - South and Southeast Asian Art; Fu Shen, Curator - Chinese Art (1990-2000); Richard Louie, Assistant Director of the Freer (1977-1990); Glenn D. Lowry, Curator - Near Eastern Art; Forrest McGill, Assistant Director of the Sackler (1989-1991). The records were created and maintained by Susan Bliss, Public Affairs Officer.
Materials include clippings, photographs, press releases, press kits, brochures, pamphlets, curricula vitae, and black and white photographs.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-046, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Public Affairs, Subject Files
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