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Publicity Records, 1968, 1974-1977, 1982-1998

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Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Subject:
Bacon, Peggy 1895-1987  Search this
Brady, Mathew B. approximately 1823-1896  Search this
Bush, George 1924-  Search this
Clinton, Bill 1946-  Search this
Douglass, Frederick 1817?-1895 Exhibitions  Search this
Burger, Warren E. 1907-1995  Search this
Graham, Katharine 1917-2001  Search this
Hamilton, Alexander 1757-1804  Search this
Hirschfeld, Al  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas 1743-1826  Search this
Newman, Arnold 1918-2006  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt 1778-1860  Search this
Reiss, Winold 1886-1953  Search this
Sackler, Arthur M  Search this
Van Der Zee, James 1886-1983  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Time, inc  Search this
Washington Print Club  Search this
Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
1846: Portrait of the Nation (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Annie Liebovitz Photographs 1970-1990 (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Arnold Newman's Americans (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Art and the Camera, 1900-1940: Pictorialist Photographs from the National Portrait Gallery (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Breaking Racial Barriers: African Americans in the Harmon Foundation Collection (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Brushes with the Literary: Portraits by Washington Artist Marcella Comes Winslow (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Camera Portraits: Photographs from the National Portrait Gallery, London 1839-1989 (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Champions on Time (Exhibition) (1988: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Charles Willson Peale and His World (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Contemporary Self-Portraits from the James Goode Collection (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Federal Profiles: Saint-Memin in America, 1793-1814 (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
First Federal Congress, 1789-1791 (Exhibition) (1989: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
From Elizabeth I to Elizabeth II: Master Drawings from the National Portrait Gallery, London (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
From Truman to Clinton: Presidents on Time (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Group Portrait: The First American Avant-Garde (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Image of the Presidency: Photographs by George Tames, 1944-1974 (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
In Pursuit of Fame: Rembrandt Peale, 1778-1860 (Exhibition) (1992-1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
In Pursuit of the Butterfly: Portraits of James McNeill Whistler (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Le Tumulte Noir: Paul Colin's Jazz Age Portfolio (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Like and Unlike: Caricature Protraits by Henry Major and Herman Perlman (Exhibition) (1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Lincoln and His Contemporaries: Photographs by Mathew Brady from the National Portrait Gallery's F. H. Meserve Collection (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Louis Armstrong: A Cultural Legacy (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Magical Mixtures: Marisol Portrait Sculpture (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Majestic in His Wrath: The Life of Frederick Douglass (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Noble Heritage: Five Centuries of Portraiture from the Hosokawa Family (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Oliphant's Presidents: Twenty-five Years of Caricature (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
On the Air: Pioneers of American Broadcasting (Exhibition) (1988: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Points of View: Single Subject/Multiple Artists (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Portrait Posters (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Ralph Earl: The Face of the Young Republic (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Rebels: Painters and Poets of the 1950s (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Recent Acquisitions (Exhibition series) (1978-1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Selections from the Frederick Hill Meserve Collection (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Spirit of the Party: Hamilton and Jefferson at Odds (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
"The Family 1976": Richard Avedon's Photographs for Rolling Stone (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Levy-Franks Family Colonial Portraits (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Time Covers the War: Personalities from World War II (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
To Color America: Portraits by Winold Reiss (Exhibition) (1989: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
To the President: Folk Portraits by the People (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
VanDerZee, Photographer (1886-1983) (Exhibition) (1993-1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Ephemera
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1968
1968-1998
1968, 1974-1977, 1982-1998
Notes:
Electronic List in accession file.
Folder List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
These records describe all aspects of the Museum's publicity efforts through the former Office of Public Affairs, now called the Office of External Affairs, particularly the planning and execution of events associated with exhibitions or portrait presentations, such as receptions, dinners, performances, symposia, and lectures. Materials include correspondence and memoranda regarding event planning; forms requesting horticulture and building services; correspondence and agreements with talent and caterers; invitations and guest lists; event programs; and contact sheets and photographs of the events. The records also contain correspondence with other museums and the media regarding exhibitions or individual portraits; press kits; press releases and fact sheets; copies of catalogs and brochures; and news clippings and reviews.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Panzer, Mary  Search this
Publicity  Search this
War correspondents  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 01-126
See more items in:
Publicity Records 1962-2015 [National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_250895