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Departmental Records, 1967-1970

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of Print and Electronic Publications  Search this
Uniform title:
Artyfacts (Serial)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1967
1967-1970
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00562
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Departmental Records 1967-1970 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Office of Print and Electronic Publications]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219735

Departmental Records

Topic:
Artyfacts (Serial)
Creator::
National Collection of Fine Arts. Publication Editor  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1967-1970
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of catalog specifications; correspondence with art magazines; proposals for publication funding; publication budget; price lists; copyright material; and administrative memoranda.
Historical Note:
The functions of the publication editor date back to FY 1968 when Georgia M. Rhoades was appointed editor, National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA). In FY 1969 the office was officially titled the Editorial Office, and in FY 1970 the title was changed to Publication Editor, with Rhoades remaining editor of the Office.

Responsibilities of the Publication Editor include the editing of NCFA catalogs; assisting NCFA staff in the writing of articles for publication in professional and semiprofessional art journals; securing the printing of invitations for exhibitions openings; securing the printing of posters; editing and writing articles for Artyfacts, a weekly information newsletter for NCFA staff; and investigating fund procedures for NCFA publications.
Topic:
Museum publications  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 319, National Collection of Fine Arts. Publication Editor, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 319
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Departmental Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0319

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