Special Events Records
This accession consists of records that document receptions for exhibition openings and other special events at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Materials include invitations, invitation lists, lenders lists, photographic negatives/contact sheets of the events, and financial information.
Cushing Galleries records
58 artists' files, containing announcements, biographies, catalogs, clippings, correspondence, price lists, receipts, invitations, invitation lists, photographs and press releases; 45 artists' financial files; correspondence; writings; photographs; clippings; Gallery invitations; and a history of the Cushing Galleries.
This accession consists of records that document the short-term events sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include memoranda concerning the events, purchase and catering receipts, menus, guest lists, photographs, agenda, invitations, facilities applications, minutes of meetings, pamphlets and brochures, and copies of newspaper articles.
Robert Emmett Owen papers
Biographical information; letters; address lists; photographs of Owen, his wife, and his work; reference photographs; photograph album of old houses and covered bridges in Connecticut and New Hampshire; reproductions of work; greeting cards; 5 issues of ART NOTES (1925-1929); and clippings.
Incoming Loan Files
This accession consists of records documenting incoming loans for exhibitions at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; loan agreements and contracts; condition reports; object disposition forms and lists; exhibition installation and design information, brochures, and scripts; damage loss reports; meeting agendas and minutes; lender …
Records of contributors to American Federation of Arts traveling exhibitions
Minutes, lists, photographs, and correspondence of ACCOA contributors to AFA traveling exhibitions concerning meetings, dinners, and exhibitions.
This accession primarily includes records documenting the exhibition The Afro-American Tradition in the Decorative Arts, which was organized by the Cleveland Museum of Art and staged by Richard E. Ahlborn, Curator in the Division of Community Life, at the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda …
This accession includes the exhibition records of Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996, and Roslyn A. Walker, Director, 1997-2002, of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; meeting minutes; blueprints; artifact inventory lists; photographs; lecture papers; information on curators Roy Sieber and Philip L …
This accession consists of the records of William L. Bird, Jr., Curator, documenting the exhibitions Paint by Number: Accounting for Taste in the 1950s and American Television from the Fair to the Family, 1939-1989. Materials include correspondence and memoranda with individuals, professional organizations, universities, businesses, and museums; notes; exhibition proposals, scripts, installation …
This accession consists of the records of Joann Moser, Deputy Chief Curator, documenting the planning, development and production of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, which, prior to 2000, was known as the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; budget summaries; agreements; scripts; a floor …