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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
Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of the Registrar  Search this
Physical description:
36.33 cu. ft. processed holdings
37.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Color negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Floor plans
Floppy disks
Brochures
Color transparencies
Electronic records
Date:
1920
1920-2004
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
Consists of records documenting exhibition activities of the office for the Smithsonian American Art Museum, formerly the National Museum of American Art, and the Renwick Gallery. This office was formerly known as the Office of Registration and Collections Management and the Office of the Registrar. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; condition reports; checklists; insurance records; shipping invoices; lender files; budget records; prospectuses; loan agreements, conservation information; floor plans; brochures; color photographs, negatives, and transparencies; and black-and-white photographs. Some materials are in electronic format.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Museum registrars  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00565
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. 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_219731