Exhibition Records,
circa 1977-1990

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 91-030
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
circa 1977-1990
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records pertain to the "Facing the Lights: Historic American Portrait Daguerreotypes" exhibition. Materials Include loan agreements with individuals, historical societies, university archives/libraries, and outside museums; lists of incoming loans, which register name of lender and transportation arrangements for objects; travel vouchers; lender sheets - names and addresses of individuals, museums, university archives/libraries, etc.; photocopies of articles; correspondence and memoranda; exhibition scripts; photographs (mostly 8 x 10, black and white) of historic personages, permission forms to reproduce prints from originals, typeset labels to be photographed, and photo orders; notes; and lists of famous quotations (to the exhibit photographs). Additional materials can be found in Accession 99-094

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 91-030, National Portrait Gallery, Office of Exhibitions, Exhibition Records
Access Restriction
Box 2 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Facing the Light: Historic American Portrait Daguerreotypes (Exhibition) (1978: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art museums. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Daguerreotype Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photography Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu