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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1980-1993
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the work of Judith K. Zilczer in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden's (HMSG) Department of Painting and Sculpture, as Historian, Associate Curator of Painting, and acting Chief Curator. The records include Zilczer's exhibition files, correspondence and memoranda, research files and professional activities files. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
circa 1969-1986
Size:
16 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 460
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of administrative files of the Department and documents the activities of its curators, Rand, Mecklenburg, Truettner, and Breeskin. The files contain information about Department relations with other National Museum of American Art (NMAA) offices concerning loans, shipments, requests for information, conservation, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Exhibition Manager
Dates:
2002-2008
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records created and maintained by the Exhibitions Manager, Marie Elena Amatangelo, in her work planning and coordinating exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery. Exhibitions represented include High Fiber; Modernism in American Silver: 20th Century Design; American A...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Curatorial Department
Dates:
1978-2002, 2006-2007
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Valerie J. Fletcher, Senior Curator of Modern Art, documenting the planning and publicity of exhibitions. Exhibitions documented in this accession include Edward Ruscha; William Kentridge; Gerhard Richter: Forty Years of Painting; George Segal, A Retrospective: Sculptures, Paint...

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Creators:
Ney, Elisabet, 1833-1907
Dates:
1865-1984
Size:
5 Items (microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.neyelisp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical accounts; a history of the Ney Museum; Ney family, business and Ney Museum correspondence, 1871-1981; a transcript of an interview with the museum's curator, Mrs. J.W. Rutland; articles and poems dedicated to Ney and 4 of her notebooks, 1865-1898, containing letters and accounts of her experiences with Guiseppe Garibaldi and her travel...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1978-1979, 1995-1996, 2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting three exhibitions in which insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992) collections were featured. The Dynamics of Evolution Hall, which opened in 1979, featured a section on population potential that was illustrated with a full-size kitchen covered in freeze-dried cockroaches that were rea...

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Creators:
Millicent Rogers Museum
Dates:
1983-1984
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millrogm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters, one to and one from Arthur Wolf, the museum director, regarding the Hispanic Artists Registry; the registry of Hispanic artists and craftsmen in New Mexico, consisting of questionnaires completed by each artist; magazine and newspaper articles about the registry and about Millicent Rogers.

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Creators:
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art
Dates:
1977-1981
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.herbf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning the Marguerite Wildenhain Retrospective Exhibition, 1980, including correspondence with Wildenhain, Gerhard Marcks, lenders to the exhibition and others; biographical essays by Gerhard Marcks and Terry Weihs, exhibition coordinator; lists of requested works; lender's files; loan agreement forms; slides and photographs of pottery b...

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Creators:
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Dates:
1919-1981
Size:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.virgmuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A chronology and typescript history relating to the development of the Museum; a checklist of exhibitions which focused on Virginia and Southern artists; correspondence, including an exchange between Edward Hopper and the Museum's director Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr., and a letter from Louis M. Elshemius; and a catalog of works of art in the John Barton...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Associate Director for Collections and Research
Dates:
1983-1992
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes the curatorial records of Roy Sieber, Associate Director of Collections and Research, with related material produced by Rosyln A. Walker, Research Curator; Bryna Freyer and Andrea Nicolls, Assistant Curators; and Philip L. Ravenhill, Chief Curator. The records primarily document the National Museum of African Art's (NMA...

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