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From reliable sources : the Archives of American Art / director, Robert Pierce

Catalog Data

Author:
Pierce, Robert  Search this
Quinnette, Jean  Search this
Johnson, Paul  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Robert Pierce/Films, Inc  Search this
Subject:
Rickey, George  Search this
Archives of American Art  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (approximately 25 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
Type:
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Documentary films
Date:
1985
Notes:
Video available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan. Also available for purchase through AAA.
Summary:
Video documentary on the Archives of American Art, a bureau of the Smithsonian Institution holding original source material and microfilm relating to American artists and art history. The video describes the holdings of the archives, the collecting process and the value of the resources to researchers. Appearing in the video are director Richard Murray, regional collector Robert Brown, curator Garnett McCoy, and other staff, and sculptor George Rickey. The video was made possible by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson, Jr. Charitable Trust.
Topic:
Art, American--Study and teaching  Search this
Call number:
video 001593
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_947284