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Dates:
undated 20th century
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Real
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1974-2007
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the acquisition of artwork by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Materials include correspondence, purchase orders, policies, agreements, proposals, images of artwork, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format. The files were created by staff from across the museum ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Art Collections Information System Committee
Dates:
1987, 1993-2010
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-287
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The ArtCIS Committee was originally created as a joint effort between the six Smithsonian Institution art museums to research and select a common Collections Information System (CIS) to purchase and implement. The committee has grown to include the additional museums who have selected the same CIS. The committee is now comprised of ten museums...

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Dates:
1943-1944
Size:
0.19 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0063
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a Japanese World War II diary (1943-1944); two small pocket calendars/notebooks; a small black and white photograph showing mountainous scenery; and a post card.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Administrative Assistant
Dates:
1882-1932
Size:
19.5 cu. ft. (39 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 198
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of incoming correspondence and internal memoranda. For outgoing correspondence see Record Unit 167. The records are arranged in a numeric filing scheme with access by a card index arranged alphabetically by correspondent and subject. It is suspected that the records are incomplete.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1989-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-036
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the contracts Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions had with various vendors in marketing and selling various Smithsonian video productions. Among the various videos included are "Magnificent Whales," "Inside Hawaiian Volcanoes," "Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden," "Dre...

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Dates:
circa 1966-1983
Level:
subseries
Size:
(Not scanned)
Collection ID:
AAA.parsbett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries houses receipts and ledgers that record the gallery's routine financial transactions for goods and services. Scattered receipts, principally those for framing services, include information about works of art. The ledgers record annual accounts of cash disbursements and receipts, including sales. However, sales and purchases of works ...

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Dates:
1850-1951
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0015
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The materials consist of a chemistry textbook; a history of James W. Queen and Company; a circular published by the United States Department of Agriculture about measuring salinity with the wheat stone bridge; a description of a testing set; and some business documents, including invoices and purchase orders.

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Department of Prints and Drawings
Dates:
1967-1974
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-098
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the collection and curatorial activities of Jacob Kainen, Curator (1967-1969), Janet A. Flint, Acting Curator (1970) and Curator (1971- ), and Martina Roudabush Norelli, Associate Curator, Department of Prints and Drawings, National Collection of Fine Arts. The bulk of the material relates to the acquisition or decline ...

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