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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1970-1983, with records dating from 1934
Size:
48.5 cu. ft. (97 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 322
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenure of Joshua C. Taylor as Director, 1970-1981, with small amounts of materials from 1960s. Additionally some records date back to 1934. In addition there is a folder of correspondence with David E. Finley dated 1938-1977. Included are files on museum offices, Smithsonian offices, various art commissions, other ...

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Creators:
Lee, Sherman E.
Dates:
1947-1997
Size:
10.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leeshere
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Cleveland museum director and art historian Sherman E. Lee measure 10.3 linear feet and date from 1947-1997. The records document Lee's extensive career as an art historian, curator and expert on Asian art, director of the Cleveland Museum of Art, writer, educator, and consultant. His papers include scattered biographical materials, correspondence, writings, travel files, committees and organizations files, consulting files, teaching files, personal business records, printed material, photographs, and one pencil drawing.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Division of Performing Arts
Dates:
circa 1973-1976
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes some correspondence of Janet B. Stratton, Art Director in the Division of Performing Arts; graphic art designs for the Grand Centennial Puppet Show, featuring the Nicolo Marionettes (as part of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in the Arts and Industries Building); architectural drawings of the Smithsonian Puppet Theater, ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1993-1997
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-148
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting correspondence between the Office of the Director and journals, newsletters, and newspapers regarding articles about the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Materials include correspondence.

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Creators:
G.R.D. Studio (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1921-1970
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.grdstudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, writings, business records, sketches, printed matter and photographs relating to the gallery and Kimon Nicolaides.

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
2009-2015
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created by Johnnetta B. Cole, Director of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), 2009-2017. These records document the functioning of NMAfA, its advisory board, and the museum's relations with the Smithsonian Institution (SI) in general and the African community. Materials include correspondence, budgets...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1973-1993
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-549
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Abram Lerner, Director, 1967-1984, and James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting the interaction between the Office of the Director and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Board of Trustees and its committees. Materials include agendas, meeting minutes, reports, co...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1970-2001
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Abram Lerner, Director, 1967-1984, and James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting the interaction between the Office of the Director and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Board (HMSG) of Trustees and its committees. Materials include correspondence, agendas, meeting ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1988-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence and memoranda of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum. Some materials date to when the museum was known as the National Museum of American Art.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1983-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-195
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials which document the work of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1989- , while serving on the Smithsonian American Art Museum Commission. Materials include agendas, minutes, and reports of Commission meetings.

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