This accession consists of records documenting the evaluation of ImaginAsia family workshops and activities. Materials primarily consist of summary reports tabulated from individual evaluation sheets submitted by participants (not included in this accession). Materials also include statistics, correspondence, memoranda, sample forms, and related materials.
This accession consists of inventories of the Charles Lang Freer Collection donated to the Smithsonian. Materials include bound inventories of the art collection signed and sealed by Freer and Smithsonian officials, and copies of inventories. Some records are duplicated in the records of the Office of the Secretary (Record Unit …
This accession consists of the Director's external correspondence and internal memoranda pertaining to exhibitions, donors, recommendations, collection inquiries, technology, publications, events, conferences, and meetings. Correspondence was generated by Milo Cleveland Beach, Director (1987-2001). Materials include printed email and relevant supporting documents to specific correspondence.
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Louise Allison Cort, Assistant Curator, 1989-1994, and Associate Curator, 1994-1995, documenting the planning, development, and execution of the exhibitions, "Contemporary Porcelain from Japan" and "Korean Arts of the Eighteenth Century: Splendor and Simplicity." Materials include correspondence, notes, brochures, visitor comment forms, floor plans …
This accession consists of records documenting the daily number of visitors to and events and other happenings at the museum. Materials consist of visitor attendance diaries and Freer Gallery of Art diaries.
Professional Activity Files
This accession consists of records documenting Senior Research Scholar Thomas Lawton's editorship of Artibus Asiae. Materials include correspondence, notes, edited manuscripts, photocopies of maps and other images, black and white photographs of artwork, and related records.
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Thomas W. Lentz, Deputy Director, documenting special events, programs, and projects related to fundraising and the acquisition of objects as donations. Materials include reports on campaign goals, calendars of events, meeting minutes, memoranda, recommendations, study findings, lists of acquisitions, clippings, mailing …
Professional Activity Files
This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities of Thomas Lawton, former Director and Senior Research Scholar. Materials include correspondence, photographs, project proposals, and related materials.
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 photocopy of a photograph of the Peacock Room …
These records document incoming correspondence between art dealers, collectors and Milo Cleveland Beach, Director (1987-2001). See the series titled "Chronological Files" for outgoing correspondence. Materials include incoming correspondence; photographs and transparencies of artwork and seals; and related material.