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Exhibition Records, 1989-2011

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Smithsonian American Art Museum Curatorial Office  Search this
Gurney, George  Search this
Perry, Claire 1954-  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Curatorial Office  Search this
Renwick Gallery  Search this
1934: A New Deal for Artists (Exhibition) (2009-2010: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Remembering the Running Fence (Exhibition) (2010: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Great American Hall of Wonders (Exhibition) (2011-2012: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Made in Chicago: The Koffler Collection (Exhibition) (2011-2012: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Time Out! Sports in Art (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
George Catlin and His Indian Gallery (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Passing Time: The Art of William Christenberry (Exhibition) (2006-2007: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
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.
By exhibition
This accession consists of records which document the research, development, fundraising, publicity, production, and execution of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and the Renwick Gallery. Curators represented include George Gurney and guest curator, Claire Perry. Also includes materials from when the museum was known as the National Museum of American Art (NMAA). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, installation plans, checklists, floor plans, images, label scripts, schedules, layouts, meeting notes, permissions, publication records, fundraising records, lectures, symposia records, press releases, loan records, and clippings.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Art museum curators  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-238
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2027; Boxes 1-2 and 4 contain materials restricted indefinitely, see finding aid; Transferring office; 01/08/2007 memorandum, Toda to Earle; Contact reference staff for details
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Exhibition Records 1938-2014 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Curatorial Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives