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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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Creators:
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
Dates:
1881-1964
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 1200 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.isabstew
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, 1894-1964, from galleries and individuals, mostly of a business nature, from Bernhard Berenson, John Singer Sargent, Henry Swift, Morris Carter, and others; photographs of works of art; business records, 1881-1925, including the Museum's certificate of incorporation, price lists for works of art, sales records, statements of account, bills...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1973-1988
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-145
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document activities of the Office of the Director in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG). Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of Abram Lerner, Director, 1967-1984; James Demetrion, Director, 1985-present; Stephen E. Weil, Deputy Director, 1974-present; Nancy F. Kirkpatrick, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Director General of Museums. Afro-American Cultural History Project
Dates:
1967-1970
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes program records of the Afro-American Cultural History Project (AACHP), which reported to the Director General of Museums and was located in the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), later known at the National Museum of American History. In later years AACHP would evolve into the Program in African Amer...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Public Programs/Curatorial Division
Dates:
1996-2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-156
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of exhibits, including Collection in Context: Raymond Duchamp-Villon's 'The Horse'; Faces of Friendship: The Art World Circle of Joseph and Olga Hirshhorn in Documentary Photographs; Brice Marden Work of the 1990s: Paintings, Drawings, and Prints; and Dali's Optical...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1970-1979, 1982-1994
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative and exhibit files of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG), Office of the Director. Most of the records date from 1982 to 1994, and document the tenure of Alan Fern, who became Director in 1982. The administrative files primarily concern the development of reports on NPG activities for central S...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1958-1970, 1985-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of the exhibition Roger Brown. Materials include correspondence, notes, clippings, brochures, checklists, object lists, loan materials, images, permissions to use images in catalogs, and related materials. Materials also include transcripts of lectures given by Edwa...

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Collections Research and Information
Dates:
1990-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-196
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Mary Jane Lenz, Curator, documenting her activities relating to exhibitions at the National Museum of the American Indian. Exhibitions include "Agayuliyararput (Our Way of Making Prayer): The Living Tradition of Yup'ik Masks"; "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Cultu...

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Dates:
1978-1994
Size:
20.08 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-170
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of files created by the Department of Applied Arts and Industrial Design for exhibitions held at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum from 1982 through 1991, particularly "Design in the Service of Tea," and "L'Art de Vivre: Decorative Arts and Design in France, 1789-1989." Exhibition records include ...

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