Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 96-068
Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Research and Scholars Center
Dates:
1977-1995
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the departmental records of the Research and Scholars Center at the National Museum of American Art (1989-present), formerly known as the Office of Research Support (1982-1989). Most of the files date from the 1980s and reflect the activities of Office Chief Eleanor E. Fink, 1976-1987, and Rachel M. Allen as Assistant Chief, 1981-1987, and Acting Chief/Chief, 1987- . Also included are records relating to Allen's participation in the Art Information Task Force (AITF), 1989-1995, and the Visual Resources Association (VRA), 1989-1990, on behalf of the Smithsonian. Some materials date from when the museum was known as the National Collection of Fine Arts.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-068, National Museum of American Art. Research and Scholars Center, Records

Keywords
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Allen, Rachel M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fink, Eleanor E. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art Information Task Force Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American Art (U.S.). Office of Research Support Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American Art (U.S.). Research and Scholars Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Visual Resources Association Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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