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Creators:
Martin, Charles
Dates:
1923
bulk dates
Size:
2 glass plate negatives
Collection ID:
FSA.A1992.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Two photonegatives on glass taken in 1923 by Charles Martin of the National Geographic Society depicting the courtyard and Peacock Room of the Freer Gallery of Art.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - American Art
Dates:
2007-2011
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-381
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession primarily consists of records created and maintained by Lee Glazer, Associate Curator of American Art, 2007- , documenting the development and design of exhibitions as well as programming around those exhibitions. Documented exhibitions include "Peacock Room Comes to America;" "Texture of Night: James McNeill Whistler;" "Ch...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
1981-1984
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-179
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained and created by Thomas Lawton, Director, 1977-1987, documenting exhibition planning and production, particularly James McNeill Whistler works at the Freer Gallery of Art. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, invoices, budgets, photocopies of catalogues, lists of catalogue entries, a pho...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - American Art
Dates:
1989-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Peacock Room Conservation Project, 1989-1994. The records were created and maintained by Linda Merrill, Curator. Materials include correspondence, proposals, funding, conservator contracts, slides, and Peacock Room conservation issues.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-216
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Foursquare pages associated with the Smithsonian Institution. Foursquare is a location sharing service that allows page owners and users to share information and tips about a venue. Pages include museums, theaters, cafes, and even a few exhibitions. Some pages were established and are maintained by Smithsonian I...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Dates:
1919-1986
Size:
23 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-018
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Freer Gallery of Art Central Files are comprised mostly of the documentation of routine office procedures. Included in the daily routine were: filling orders for facsimiles of photographs, responding to reference requests seeking information about art and artifacts falling under the domain of the Freer's expertise, the Freer granting ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "preview pages" for 30 mobile applications maintained by the Smithsonian Institution and made available for download via iTunes. The pages include information about the applications, technical requirements, and customer reviews. The applications range from tourist information to supplementary exhibition information ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1968-1994
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials that document the breadth of the administrative activities of the Assistant Director, Administrative Division. Subject matter covered includes: donor relations; renovation of the Freer Gallery of Art; restoration of the Peacock Room; object movement for study and exhibition; museum security; Freer history; ...

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Creators:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919
Dates:
1876-1931
Size:
131 Linear feet (29 architectural drawings)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The personal papers of Charles Lang Freer, the industrialist and art collector who founded the Freer Gallery of Art. The papers include correspondence, diaries, art inventories, scrapbooks of clippings on James McNeil Whistler and other press clippings, and photographs.

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Creators:
James McNeill Whistler, 1834-1903
Dates:
1863-1906, circa 1940
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whisjame2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.2 linear feet and provides scattered documentation of the career of American-born British-based painter and etcher James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) through 39 items from Whistler to various recipients, including 25 letters, 9 telegraphs, 3 invitations, one thank you card and a postcard. The collection also contains 4 letters from others, 7 catalogs of Whistler exhibitions, a note from the back of Whistler's painting The Beach at Selsey Bill, and a 1906 copy of Wilde v. Whistler: being an acromonious correspondence on art between Oscar Wilde and James A. McNeill Whistler, a pamphlet containing letters originally published in London newspapers between 1885 and 1890.

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