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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Physical Sciences
Dates:
1955-1966 and undated
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 579
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of the research files of Robert P. Multhauf, Curator in the Division of Physical Sciences. The records contain scripts for Hall of Chemistry exhibitions; historical information and illustrations pertaining to chemistry, chemical apparatus, and industrial laboratories; biographies of distinguished chemists; and se...

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Creators:
Despard, Barbara Butler
Dates:
[ca. 1964-1965]
Size:
131 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.despbarb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material on contemporary American artists in alphabetical order, collected by Despard for the French Dictionary of American Art (publication status unknown).

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Creators:
Nelson, Carl Gustaf, 1898-1988
Dates:
1979
Size:
51 Pages (ill., 25 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.nelscarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Rollins, Warren Eliphalet, 1861-1962
Dates:
[ca. 1900-1984]
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.rollwarr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 144 page draft of an unpublished biography of Rollins by his grandson Warren Griffin, entitled A CIRCLE OF LIGHT; negatives and photographs of Rollins' home in Antioch, Calif., his art work, Rollins in his studios, his wife, Birdella Rollins, and a self portrait by Rollins.

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Creators:
Held, Louis George, 1919-
Dates:
1926-1980
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.heldloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A typescript of a biography of Held by Jane Rogers, 1946; personal and business correspondence with the Butler Institute of American Art, Jane Rogers, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and others, 1946-1980; Christmas cards; an autograph album; a scrapbook, 1933-1937; handwritten memoirs; photographs, ca. 1926-1970; bills and receipts; and exhibi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents
Dates:
1968-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files of former members of the Board of Regents maintained by the Office of the Secretary. Materials include correspondence, announcements of appointment to the Board of Regents, biographies, and newspaper articles.

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Creators:
Cushing Galleries (Dallas, Tex.)
Dates:
1966-1979
Size:
4 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.cushgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

58 artists' files, containing announcements, biographies, catalogs, clippings, correspondence, price lists, receipts, invitations, invitation lists, photographs and press releases; 45 artists' financial files; correspondence; writings; photographs; clippings; Gallery invitations; and a history of the Cushing Galleries.

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Creators:
Bowlin, Edgar W., 1923-
Dates:
1956-1961
Size:
27 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bowledga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biography; a résumé; a typescript of a speech delivered by Bowlin on October 12, 1956 at the unveiling of his statue of Andrew Johnson; a list of sculpture by Bowlin; comments of his sculpture, PLEASED BOY; four photographs; and clippings and other printed material.

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Creators:
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846
Dates:
1841 June 15
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.inmahejm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Inman writes from New York to McMurtrie in Philadelphia. He discusses the pricing for one of his works (which he refers to as "the retouched Bishop"), and mentions a full-length portrait of Benjamin West.

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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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