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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2014-2015
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-324
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that publicize the exhibitions, acquisitions, events, lectures, symposia, and other related public programs of the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include media clippings.

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Creators:
Ahlborn, Richard
Dates:
circa 1865-1900
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0515
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two small portrait busts of young African American men or boys. One wears a jacket and tie. The other tintype, in somewhat worse condition, is bent and abraded and has a hole in the top, and shows a young man wearing a broad-brimmed hat, vest, and jacket, no tie. No indication of photographer's identity.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1983-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the planning and development of nine exhibitions (Blessed Are the Peacemakers; U.S. Grant: The Man and the Image; Portraits by Brady: Imperial Photographs from the Harvard College Library; Noble Heritage: Five Centuries of Portraits from the Hosokawa Family; The Spirit of the Party: Hamilto...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. 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 ...

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Creators:
Voss, Frederick S.
Dates:
1980-2007
bulk 1998-2003
Size:
5 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NPG.CAP.00003
Repository:
National Portrait Gallery

Research material gathered by Frederick S. Voss regarding portrait painter G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander) Healy (1813-1894), including correspondence with museums, historical soceities, and librarys, articles about Healy and his sitters, as well as photocopied correspondence and manuscripts written by Healy.

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Creators:
Unknown
Abdullah Mirza Qajar, 1850-1909
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (Album (76 photoprints), b&w)
76 Items (Photographic prints, b&w)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2012.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A family compiled album bound in gold embossed green leather and sold by Au Bon Marche, Paris. Seventy-six informal and studio individual portraits or groups by a variety of photographers from the 1860s to the 1940s or later. Subjects are likely family members, although formal portraits of royalty are also included. Formats range from large cabinet...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1977-1998
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of outgoing loans and pertain to accepted, denied, and withdrawn loan requests. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, original loan conservation examination reports with the loan committee's comments, and copies of loan agreements.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Administrative Office
Dates:
1963-1967
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-170
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the contract between National Portrait Gallery and John Fraser, Jr., who contracted to copy records of portraits of Americans on record at Frick Art Reference Library in New York City. Included are contract invoices, correspondence between Gallery and Fraser, and a report on a visit to the ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Department of Design and Production
Dates:
1984, 1988-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the departmental records of the Department of Design and Production and include materials regarding visitor comments, exhibition awards, and design awards.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Department of Design and Production
Dates:
1991-2001, 2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the incoming and outgoing correspondence and memoranda of the Department of Design and Production. The correspondence and memoranda represent sources both within and outside the Smithsonian Institution, as well as within the department. Materials include correspondence and memoranda.

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