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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Conservation
Dates:
1961-2003
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Scott Odell, head conservator at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) from 1978-1993 and previous to that conservator in the Division of Musical History, previously the Division of Musical Instruments, from 1963-1978. In 1963 Odell planned and established the first conservation lab for histor...

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Creators:
Roderick, Walter R. interviewee
Dates:
1986-1987
Size:
2 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9590
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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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Conservation Analytical Laboratory
Dates:
1962-1975
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence created and maintained by the Chief, Robert M. Organ. Correspondence concerns Conservation Analytical Laboratory (CAL) relations with universities, historical societies and organizations, conservators, and other institutions and individuals pertaining to conservation issues a...

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Creators:
Wallace, David H.
Dates:
1957-1976
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.walldavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Miscellaneous photographs and letters concerning painter and conservator, Clyde Harold Wortham and Hazel and Donald Detwiler who purchased a painting restored by Wortham. Photographs are of Wortham's work in progress on the restoration of a circa 15th century painting of Madonna and Child (unknown artist) restored for the Detwilers who purchased th...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Conservation Analytical Laboratory
Dates:
1982-1986
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records related to the Conservation Analytical Laborary's (CAL) participation in the National Acid Precipitation Assessment Program (NAPAP), in particular Task Group G which dealt with the Effects on Materials and Cultural Resources. These records were maintained by R. M. Organ, Director (1968-1983) and Lambertus ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives
Dates:
1991, 1998-2015
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of successful and unsuccessful grant proposals from the Collections Care Division of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Proposals pertain to equipment, workshops, interns, and other resources relating to the preservation of collections. Materials include grant proposals, correspondence, notes, photographs, and n...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1973-1984
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual program conservation instruction booklets. Materials also include presentation color slides and audio cassettes to the booklets, which document conservation issues such as the care of paintings, treatment of metal artifacts, textile cleaning, protecting objects in exhibitions, preservation of rare books ...

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Creators:
Suhr, William, 1896-1984
Dates:
1927-1959
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.suhrwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence.

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Creators:
Flynt, Henry N. (Henry Needham), 1893-1970
Flynt, Helen G.
Dates:
1969 Aug. 1
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.flynhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Henry N. and Helen G. Flynt conducted by Charles B. Hosmer, Jr.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs
Dates:
1972-1986, with related records from 1879-1899 and 1965-1976
Size:
163.32 cu. ft. (160 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (34 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 342
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the work of the assistant secretary for Museum Programs. The office directed the operations of the Conservation Analytical Laboratory, Office of Exhibits Central, Office of the Registrar, the Smithsonian Institution Archives, Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, and the Institution's functions under ...

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