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Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Registrar's Office  Search this
Subject:
Renwick Gallery  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Office of Registration and Collections Management  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of Registration and Collections Management  Search this
Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Art of the Gold Rush (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Calico and Chintz: Antique Quilts from the Collection of Patricia S. Smith (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Dominic Di Mare: A Retrospective (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Modern American Realism: Selections from the Sara Roby Foundation Collection (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C)  Search this
Picturing Old New England: Image and Memory (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Shaker: Furnishings for the Simple Life (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Silver and Gold: Photographs of the Gold Rush (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Stuart Davis (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Woodcuts by Hiratsuka (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Date:
1996
1996-2003
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:
By exhibition
Summary:
This accession consists of records which document the activities of the Registrar's Office in coordinating exhibitions at the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) and the Renwick Gallery. Exhibitions documented include "Stuart Davis;" "Silver and Gold: Photographs of the Gold Rush;" "Art of the Gold Rush;" "Picturing Old New England: Image and Memory;" "Modern American Realism: Selections from the Sara Roby Foundation Collection;" "Abbot Thayer: The Nature of Art;" "Woodcuts by Hiratsuka;" "Calico and Chintz: Antique Quilts from the Collection of Patricia S. Smith;" "Dominic DiMare: A Retrospective;" and "Shaker: Furnishings for the Simple Life." In addition, this accession includes records from when the office was formerly known as the Office of Registration and Collections Management as well as from after NMAA was renamed the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; checklists; budget records; insurance records; color photographs and negatives; condition reports; prospectuses; loan agreements; conservation information; and black-and-white photographs.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum registrars  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-095
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019. Boxes 1-3 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Transferring office; 12/17/1984 memorandum, Bain to Rahe; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1920-2004 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Registrar's Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_279676