Exhibition Records,
1996-2003

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 08-095
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Registrar's Office
Dates:
1996-2003
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records which document the activities of the Registrar's Office in coordinating exhibitions at the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) and the Renwick Gallery. Exhibitions documented include "Stuart Davis;" "Silver and Gold: Photographs of the Gold Rush;" "Art of the Gold Rush;" "Picturing Old New England: Image and Memory;" "Modern American Realism: Selections from the Sara Roby Foundation Collection;" "Abbot Thayer: The Nature of Art;" "Woodcuts by Hiratsuka;" "Calico and Chintz: Antique Quilts from the Collection of Patricia S. Smith;" "Dominic DiMare: A Retrospective;" and "Shaker: Furnishings for the Simple Life." In addition, this accession includes records from when the office was formerly known as the Office of Registration and Collections Management as well as from after NMAA was renamed the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). Materials include correspondence; memoranda; checklists; budget records; insurance records; color photographs and negatives; condition reports; prospectuses; loan agreements; conservation information; and black-and-white photographs.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-095, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Registrar's Office, Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019. Boxes 1-3 contain materials restricted indefinitely; Transferring office; 12/17/1984 memorandum, Bain to Rahe; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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National Museum of American Art (U.S.). Office of Registration and Collections Management. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of Registration and Collections Management. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art of the Gold Rush (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Calico and Chintz: Antique Quilts from the Collection of Patricia S. Smith (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dominic Di Mare: A Retrospective (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Modern American Realism: Selections from the Sara Roby Foundation Collection (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picturing Old New England: Image and Memory (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shaker: Furnishings for the Simple Life (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silver and Gold: Photographs of the Gold Rush (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stuart Davis (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Woodcuts by Hiratsuka (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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