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Creators:
Washburn, Gordon B. (Gordon Bailey), 1904-1983
Field, Virginia
Dates:
1977 March 1
Size:
94 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.washbu77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Gordon Bailey Washburn conducted 1977 March 1, by Virginia Field, for the Archives of American Art. Washburn speaks of his career in museums, with emphasis on his work as director of the Asia House Gallery.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1981-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting museum shop activities. Materials include yearly and monthly sales reports, comparisons, policies, budgets, expenses, and contracts related to museum shop construction.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1989-1997
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-149
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Freer and Sackler budgets and the budgetary process. Materials include calls, hearings, proposals, submissions, reports, notes, worksheets, and working files.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for Art
Dates:
2000-2007
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of the Under Secretary for Art, previously the International Art Museums Division. Thomas W. Lentz served as the Director of the International Art Museums Division from 2000 through 2003 and Ned Rifkin served as the Under Secretary for Art from 2004 through 2008. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1973-2009
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-571
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of minutes and materials from the board of trustees meetings at the National Museum of African Art. The board began in 1979 as the Commission of the Museum of African Art when the Smithsonian Institution first acquired the museum. With the name change of the museum in 1981, the group became the Commission of the Na...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1994-2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting correspondence between the Office of the Director and foreign councils. Materials include correspondence.

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1912-1965
Size:
28.5 cu. ft. (57 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 312
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 312 was transferred from the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) Archives to the Smithsonian Institution Archives in October 1984. The NMAA Archives, which was created in January 1975, and located in the Fine Arts and Portrait Gallery Building, came under the daily administration of the NMAA, with technical supervision and ...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of inaugural events and museum history information surrounding the opening of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) facilities on the National Mall in 1987. These records were created and maintained during the tenure of Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996. Materials include news releases, photographs, correspon...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Assistant Director
Dates:
1964-1987
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 635
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes the records of Jean M. Salan, Assistant Director for Administration, 1979-1980, Assistant Deputy Director, 1981-1982, and Assistant Director, 1983- , for the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA). The records primarily consist of memoranda and correspondence documenting the South Quadrangle Project, exhibition co...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
2002-2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-283
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery exhibitions during the tenure of Director Julian Raby. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, brochures, budgets, proposals, schedules, object lists, clippings, and related materials.

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