This accession consists of the website for Heritage Preservation and was crawled on December 1, 2015. The website includes information about the organization; its programs including Save Outdoor Sculpture!, the Conservation Assessment Program, Rescue Public Murals, and the National Task Force on Emergency Response; workshops; publications; membership; annual meetings; educational resources; and …
This accession consists of original footage and masters created during the recording and production of training films for docents, museum guards, and conservators. Materials include videotapes.
Courtney Campbell papers
Papers of Courtney Campbell concerning a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Thomas Jefferson, owned, authenticated, and restored by Campbell and his brother, portrait painter Orland Campbell. Includes:
These records document the restoration of the Arts and Industries Building performed by Oehrlein and Associates, Architects. Materials include photographic negatives and prints showing the existing conditions of the building and the work being performed, as well as an "Addendum to Exterior Restoration of the Arts and Industries Building Interim …
New York Art Conservation Consortium records
The records of the New York Art Conservation Consortium (NYACC) measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1976 to 1985. Included is correspondence, drafts of and final version of proposal to occupy a portion of the Old Custom House, a press release, bylaw articles of incorporation, and financial information relating to the NYACC.
Oral history interview with George Leslie Stout
Karlstrom, Paul J.
59 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of George Leslie Stout conducted 1978 March 10-21, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Stout speaks of his education; conservation work at the Fogg Art Museum; his experience as Arts and Monument officer in Europe; conservation in America; and his directorship and Worcester Art Museum, 1947-1954, and the …
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 the National Museum Act of …
This accession consists of records that document the history and activities of Heritage Preservation from its very beginnings as the National Conservation Advisory Council and the National Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Property. Among those areas documented include board meetings, workshops, the SOS! program, conservation awards, and annual meetings …
Thomas Mott Shaw papers
Biographical information; writings by Shaw; sketches; etchings; silhouette portraits; photographs; and printed material.
These records document Smithsonian Video Collection productions including "The Ultimate Rock Video" which became "Gems and Minerals," "First Ladies," "The Flying Machines," - airplane restoration at the National Air and Space Museum, Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility; "National Zoo: the Zoo Behind the Zoo;" and "Creatures Great and …