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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Photographic History
Dates:
circa 1883-1984
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 529
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist mostly of curatorial and staff correspondence and memoranda documenting activities of the Division and its predecessors, especially during the tenures of Thomas W. Smillie, Alexander J. Wedderburn, and Eugene N. Ostroff. The records also include information on the Hall of Photography, organized by Ostroff; newspaper ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1980-1992
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of the Director, National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Materials include miscellaneous administrative subject files and the Director's correspondence.

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Creators:
James Smithson Society
Dates:
1992-1994
Size:
4.58 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of copies of James Smithson Society Grant Proposals; attachments for proposals; Founder Medalist nominations; James Smithson Society Grant Proposal books; the publication "1991, A Year in Review;" and memoranda related to the grant proposal and award process. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, brochures, pamph...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Department of Exhibitions and Collections Management
Dates:
1982-1993
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document outgoing and incoming loans for exhibition. Files are titled by organization and length of loan.

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Creators:
Krasnow, Peter, 1886-1979
Dates:
1914-1984
Size:
6.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kraspete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, printmaker, and sculptor Peter Krasnow (1886-1979) and his wife, writer Rose Krasnow (1885-1984), measures 6.9 linear feet and date from 1914 to 1984. Papers include biographical materials, a sound recording, correspondence, essays, poetry, short stories, notes, transcripts of lectures and radio talks, five diaries of Peter Krasnow, personal business records, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, magazines, five sketchbooks, sketches and drawings in multiple media, prints, and photographs.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1972-2012
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document outgoing loans. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, condition reports, facility reports, loan agreements, and images.

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Creators:
McGhee, George Crews, 1912-
Dates:
circa 1970s
Size:
2 Pages (Report :)
62 Mounted color prints
154 Color prints (Album :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs possibly made by George McGhee depicting people, dwellings, carvings, masks, and ceremonies in Papua New Guinea. The collection also includes an album of photographs portraying artifacts purchased by McGhee from dealers in New Guinea; McGhee's collection of artifacts was donated to the National Museum of Natural History along with thes...

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Creators:
Abrams, Ruth, 1912-1986
Dates:
1934-1983
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.abraruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York based artist and educator Ruth Abrams measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1934 to 1984. The collection includes correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
1980-2006
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-162
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records relating to the internship program at the Smithsonian Institution (SI). Materials include orientation information, resource materials, reports, program information, and SI Internship Council minutes.

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
1963-1980
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Jean M. Salan, volunteer and eventual staff member of the Museum of African Art (MAA), 1964-1976; and Assistant Director for Administration of MAA, 1979-1980, when the Museum became part of the Smithsonian Institution on August 13, 1979. The records mostly consist of correspondence pertaining to MAA f...

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