Query: Blitzer, Charles
Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of American Studies
Dates:
1969-1974
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of telephone books and log sheets.

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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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Records
Dates:
1966-1975
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (9 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 265
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials documenting the following exhibitions: "Blacks in the Westward Movement;" "Buy Now Pay Later" (consumer problems exhibition); "Country Store;" "Drug;" "Sage of Anacostia;" and "The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction." In addition, there is John Kinard's correspondence; memoranda from William Warner, Assistant Secretary for Public Services; budgetary …

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Ralph Rinzler Oral History Interview
Creators:
Rinzler, Ralph, interviewee
Dates:
1993
Size:
2 videotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9569
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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Papers relating to art commissioned for the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Creators:
Zilczer, Judith
Dates:
1992-1998
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.zilcjudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers relating to art commissioned for the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, compiled by Judith Zilczer, measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1992-1998. Papers kept by Zilczer in her capacity as a member of an advisory committee to the General Services Administrations (GSA) Art-in-Architecture Program, charged with recommending works of art to decorate the federal Ronald Reagan Building and International Center. The collection documents the process that resulted in the selection of three works of art: Martin Puryear's Bearing Witness, Stephen Robin's Federal Triangle Flowers, and Keith Sonnier's Route Zenith. The records also document the role of the committee as advocates for the artists when Stop Work Orders for Puryear and Sonnier were issued due to massive construction overruns.

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Photographs
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1965-1984
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-003
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and slides from the Office of Public Affairs on assorted subjects. Subjects include S. Dillon Ripley, Smithsonian Institution Administrators, Lady Bird Johnson's birthday party, Uncle Beazley, and assorted pictures of Secretaries including Alexander Wetmore, Leonard Carmichael, and Charles Greeley Abbot.

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Central Administrative Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Administrative Office
Dates:
1963-1987
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 379
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the activities and efforts of the Administrative Office to acquire objects and portraits, most notably correspondence with art collectors and professional artists. The records include correspondence and memoranda with various art collectors, professional artists, domestic and foreign museums, educational institutions, government agencies, professional associations, and scholars …

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Records
Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1970-1983, with records dating from 1934
Size:
48.5 cu. ft. (97 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 322
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenure of Joshua C. Taylor as Director, 1970-1981, with small amounts of materials from 1960s. Additionally some records date back to 1934. In addition there is a folder of correspondence with David E. Finley dated 1938-1977. Included are files on museum offices, Smithsonian offices, various art commissions, other museums, events …

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Sackler Visiting Committee Records
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Milo Cleveland Beach, Director, 1987-2001, documenting relations between the Director and the Sackler Visiting Committee. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, postcards, and biographical data sheets.

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Freer Visiting Committee Records
Dates:
1971-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-183
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Milo Cleveland Beach, Director, 1987-2001, documenting relations between the Director and the Freer Visiting Committee. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, memoranda, and the Board database on compact disk.

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