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Creators:
Museum Conservation Institute
Dates:
1959-2014
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-273
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the history and work of the Museum Conservation Institute (MCI). MCI serves as the center for specialized technical collection research and conservation for all Smithsonian museums and collections. Through knowledge of materials and through the use of state-of-the-art instrumentation and sc...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1977-1992
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-041
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that primarily document administrative activities of the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Office of the Director, concerning NMAH departments, divisions, and exhibitions. Some of the records date prior to 1980, when NMAH was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs
Dates:
circa 1968-1991, with materials dating from 1920
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 456
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of files concerning the administration of the office, including monthly calendars and scrapbooks of the docent program, information on exhibitions, the records of the "National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in the United States," and a photograph album of artist Alma Thomas.

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Creators:
Snyderman, Richard
Polsky, Richard
Dates:
1990 June 8
Size:
107 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.snyder90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Snyderman conducted 1990 June 8, by Richard Polsky for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), 1918-1995
Burton, Irving F. (Irving Frederick), 1918-
McCoy, Garnett
Dates:
1992 December 12
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.woolfe92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William E. Woolfenden and Irving Burton conducted 1992 December 12, by Garnett McCoy for the Archives of American Art, concerning the development of the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1977-2012
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the general correspondence documenting the activities of the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; and Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003; and Robyn Kennedy, 2004- , Chief. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, ...

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Creators:
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di, 1832-1904
Dates:
1863-1975
Size:
400 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cesnluig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, mostly with Hiram Hitchcock; papers relating to his book, CYPRUS, published in 1878; legal papers; pamphlets, periodicals, and clippings; photograghs of works of art; and biographical material.

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Creators:
Boyd-Snee, Rancy
Dates:
c1985
Size:
2 Items (Master: 1 videocassette (14 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in; reference copy: 1 videocasette (14 min.) (VHS) ; sd., col. ; 1/2 in)
Reference copy: 1 videocasette (14 min.) (VHS) ; sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Collection ID:
AAA.boydranc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A documentary about David Butler written, edited and produced by Rancy Boyd-Snee in 1985. Boyd-Snee discusses the similarities between African figural and black American sculpture; Butler's methods and materials; his imagery; and how his life changed as a result of media exposure. The video also includes comments by Nick Spitzer of the Louisiana Fo...

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Creators:
Hayes, Bartlett H., 1904-1988
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Oct. 24
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
16 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hayes72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bartlett H. Hayes conducted 1972 Oct. 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Hayes speaks of the American Academy in Rome, its history, its administration, and his affiliation with it.

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Creators:
Hopkins, Henry, 1928-2009
Chamberlin, Wesley
Dates:
1980 Oct. 24-Dec. 17
Size:
7 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
90 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hopkin80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Tyler Hopkins conducted 1980 Oct. 24-1980 Dec. 17, by Wesley Chamberlin, for the Archives of American Art.

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