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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
2008-2012
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-278
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) during the tenure of Director Marc Pachter (2000-2008) and Martin Sullivan (2008-2012). Topics covered include exhibitions, digitization, staff meetings, and the Patent Office Building. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, ...

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Creators:
American Society of Mammalogists
Dates:
circa 1938-1994
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of collected records of the American Society of Mammalogists (ASM). Materials include files of Hugh H. Genoways and Elizabeth Horner as officers and members of ASM; tape recorded interviews with the mammalogist, Philip Hershkovitz; photographs of presidents of ASM; and miscellaneous materials.

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Creators:
Biological Society of Washington
Dates:
1965-1986
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the operation and activities of the Biological Society of Washington (BSW), including its publications program. Materials include minutes, membership records, and officer correspondence.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
1977-1988
Size:
1.75 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Exhibition Committee files, including minutes, agendas, notes, budget drafts, Schedules, and proposals.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Public Programs/Curatorial Division
Dates:
1987-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the curatorial correspondence of Amada Cruz, Assistant Curator at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Also included are articles on artists, memoranda, research notes, slides, and photographs, as well as materials dealing with the artist, Félix González-Torres.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1984-2002
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes the records of Laura T. Schneider, Audio-Visual Production Specialist, primarily documenting her work on "Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden," an educational film to acquaint American audiences with the historical and cultural significance of Japanese Gardens and their importance to Japan's landscape; and ...

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Creators:
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art
Dates:
1973-1988
Size:
18.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.losangin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art measure 18.9 linear feet, date from 1973 to 1988, and document the brief thirteen-year history of LAICA's activities as a Southern California visual arts organization and exhibition space for contemporary art. Records detail the founding of the organization, operations and administration, exhibitions, events, and publications. More than half of the collection is comprised of exhibition, program, and event files that include correspondence with artists, curators, and others; printed materials; and photographs, negatives, and slides. There is a 0.9 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes slides; performance and exhibition notes and supplements; newsletters and other printed material; a chronology of exhibitions, projects, publications and activities. Materials date from 1974- 1987.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1942-1998
Size:
21.6 Cubic feet (consisting of 17 cartons, 2 oversized boxes.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-027
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of an exhibition exploring the immigration of people of African descent from Central and South America and the Caribbean to the Washington Metropolitan Area. The show was organized and hosted by the Anacostia Museum from August 21, 1994 through August 7, 1995. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Creators:
Arquin, Florence
Dates:
1923-1985
Size:
8.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.arquflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Florence Arquin measure 8.2 linear feet and date from 1923 to 1985. The papers highlight her expertise in the field of Latin American studies and document Arquin's career as a painter, photographer, educator, writer, and critic through biographical material, correspondence, writings, teaching and project files, printed material, photographs, artwork, and scrapbooks. Additionally, the papers relate to her personal relationships with her husband Samuel Williams and friends, Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Teaching and project files include material from Arquin's work with the Federal Art Project at the Art Institute of Chicago and as director of the U.S. State Department's Kodachrome Slide Project, which was part of an effort to provide educational agencies with visual aids to support Latin American Studies.

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Creators:
Association of Field Ornithologists
Dates:
circa 1961-1995
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Edward H. Burtt, former President of the Association of Field Ornithologists (AFO); George A. Clark, former President of AFO; and Sarah B. Laughlin, former Secretary of AFO. Materials also consist of minutes of meetings; records concerning AFO and Northeastern Bird-Banding Association, Inc. ...

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