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Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Museum curators
Date:
1966-1983
Descriptive Entry:
This accession primarily includes records documenting the exhibition The Afro-American Tradition in the Decorative Arts, which was organized by the Cleveland Museum of Art and staged by Richard E. Ahlborn, Curator in the Division of Community Life, at the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Richard E. Ahlborn; exhibition handbook; object lists; photographs and slides of artifacts used in the exhibition; education program information; label scripts; and symposium information. Also includes some curatorial correspondence which dates back to when the Division of Community Life was known as the Division of Cultural History.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-021, National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 06-021
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-021