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Consists of records documenting administrative activities of the department and its predecessors (Department of Painting and Sculpture and the Department of Graphic Arts), and when the museum was known as the National Collection of Fine Arts. Topics in this series include: meetings, fellowships, fund raising, interns, programs, travel, and personnel. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, brochures, design plans, reports, subject files, meeting agendas, committee files, notes, and related records.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520