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Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Research and Scholars Center  Search this
Subject:
Allen, Rachel M  Search this
Fink, Eleanor E  Search this
Hennessey, Christine  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Office of Research Support  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. processed holdings
13 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1973
1973-2001
c 1973-2001
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 the activities of the Research and Scholars Center (1989-present), formerly known as the Office of Research Support (1982-1989) during the tenures of Office Chief Eleanor E. Fink (1976-1987), Rachel M. Allen as Assistant Chief (1981-1987) and Acting Chief/Chief (1987-2001), and Christine Hennessey, Chief (2002- ). Topics in this series include: cataloging, inventory, automation needs, computer resources, electronic publishing, computer migration, workshops, rights and reproduction, copyright, budget, internship and fellowship programs, the slide and photo archives, and the library. Materials include needs assessment reports, publications, position descriptions, meeting minutes, budget records, annual reports, objectives, notes, memoranda, procedures, data sheets, proposals, handouts, organizational charts, prospectuses, policies, correspondence, and conference materials.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museum archives  Search this
Museum libraries  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00555
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Departmental Records c. 1973-2001 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Research and Scholars Center]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219749