Query: National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Collection Records
Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1895-1975
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12 x 17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 550
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of archival items purchased from Miss Mary P. Plummer in 1969, as well as correspondence and other material from NCFA files. The records were maintained by the Director until 1972, when they were deposited in the NCFA Library. This record unit consists of photographs of Mr. and Mrs. Gellatly …

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Outgoing Correspondence
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Department of Photographs
Dates:
1976-2004
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

At the National Portrait Gallery, the Department of Photographs is the curatorial office responsible for the Gallery's portrait photographs. Its work includes acquiring, researching, cataloging, and storing these objects. These records consist of the outgoing correspondence of the department. Among those represented are Mary Panzer, Curator of Photographs; William F …

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in Accession 07-032 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Subject Files
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
1968-2001
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-016
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files documenting the administration of the National Portrait Gallery during the tenures of directors Charles Nagel (1964-1969), Marvin S. Sadik (1969-1981), Alan Maxwell Fern (1982-2000), and Marc Pachter (2000- ). Materials include correspondence, memoranda and related information.

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in Accession 05-016 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Subject Files
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
1983-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files documenting the administration of the National Portrait Gallery during the tenures of directors Alan Maxwell Fern (1982-2000), and Marc Pachter (2000- ). Materials include correspondence, memoranda and related information.

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in Accession 05-006 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
1978, 1986-1997
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Director's involvement in many aspects of exhibition development at the National Portrait Gallery during the tenure of Alan Maxwell Fern (1982-2000). Materials include loan requests, correspondence, memoranda, agreements, scripts, catalog manuscripts, and newspaper clippings.

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in Accession 01-123 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Records
Dates:
1892-1960
Size:
22 cu. ft. (44 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 311
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the administration of William Henry Holmes, first Curator of the National Gallery of Art (NGA), 1907-1920, and Director of the Gallery, 1920-1932. To a lesser extent, it also documents the administration of Ruel P. Tolman, Acting Director of NGA, 1932-1937, and the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), 1937-1946, and …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for History and Art
Dates:
1965-1985
Size:
58 cu. ft. (58 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 477
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document an important change in the scope of the Smithsonian's concerns. Four of the bureaus and offices represented in these records existed in some form prior to 1964: the National Museum of American History, the Freer Gallery of Art, the National Museum of American Art, and the National Portrait …

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in Record Unit 477 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
1983, 1992-2006
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Director's involvement in many aspects of exhibition development at the National Portrait Gallery during the tenures of Alan Maxwell Fern (1982-2000) and Marc Pachter (2000-2007). Exhibitions documented include Portrait of the Art World: A Century of ARTnews Photographs; A Brush with History: Paintings from the …

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in Accession 07-099 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Chronological Files
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1997-2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the chronological files of Carolyn Kinder Carr, Deputy Director and Chief Curator, National Portrait Gallery. These files include both outgoing and incoming correspondence as well as internal memoranda pertaining to exhibitions, donors, collection inquiries, technology, publications, events, conferences, meetings, and other administrative activities. Materials include correspondence …

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in Accession 07-108 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution
Subject Files
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
1969-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, departmental, and Smithsonian Institution files of the Office of the Director and spans the tenures of Marvin Sadik, former Director, and Alan M. Fern, Director. Materials include correspondence, reports, minutes, and memoranda, and pertain to exhibits, development, publications, programs, and meetings.

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in Accession 99-021 for National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution