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Exhibition Records, 1972-1996

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Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions  Search this
Subject:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Exhibitions  Search this
Cecilia Beaux and the Art of Portraiture (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Federal Profiles: Saint-Memin in America, 1793-1814 (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
In Pursuit of the Butterfly: Portraits of James McNeill Whistler (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Lazzaroni: Science & Scientists in Mid-19th Century America (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Majestic in His Wrath: The Life of Frederick Douglass (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Illustrations
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Date:
1972
1972-1996
Notes:
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Organized into subseries: 1) General show files; 2) Individual lender files; 3) Individual lender files for items not in exhibition
Summary:
This accession consists of exhibition records pertaining to "In Pursuit of the Butterfly: Portraits of James McNeill Whistler" (1995), "Majestic in His Wrath: The Life of Frederick Douglass" (1995), "Federal Profiles: Saint-Memin in America, 1793-1814" (1994), "Cecilia Beaux and the Art of Portraiture" (1995), and "Lazzaroni: Science & Scientists in Mid-19th Century America" (1972). All were exhibitions held at the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include photographs, loan agreements, correspondence, memoranda, notes, scripts, labels, and reports.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 00-044
Restrictions & Rights:
Box 7 restricted for 30 years, until Jan-01-2027; Transferring office; 3/3/1999 memorandum, Lee to Cox; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records c.1966-1999 [National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_228774