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Barney Studio House Records, 1974-2001

Catalog Data

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Barney, Alice Pike 1857-1931  Search this
Broun, Elizabeth  Search this
Eldredge, Charles C  Search this
Lowe, Harry 1922-  Search this
Taylor, Joshua C (Joshua Charles) 1917-1981  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Physical description:
2.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Architectural drawings
Brochures
Manuscripts
Date:
1974
1974-1997
1974-2001
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
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Organization:
Chronologic by fiscal year
Summary:
Consists of records that document the Smithsonian Institution's administration, management, and study of the Barney Studio House in Washington, DC, during the tenures of Smithsonian American Art Museum Directors Joshua Charles Taylor, 1970-1981; Harry Lowe (acting), 1981-1982; Charles C. Eldredge, 1982-1988; and Elizabeth Broun, 1989- . The home, designed by Waddy B. Wood, served as the Washington residence of art patron and painter, Alice Pike Barney (1857-1931). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, studies, reports, blueprints, inventories, and related materials.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00826
Restrictions & Rights:
Permanently restricted. Contact reference staff for details
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Barney Studio House Records 1974-2001 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_225700