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Solinger, Janet W.

Container:
Box 3 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-068, Lisa Taylor Papers
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Lisa Taylor Papers
Lisa Taylor Papers / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa09-068-refidd1e6249

Solinger, Janet W.

Container:
Box 18 of 19
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 594, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Production Records
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Production Records
Production Records / Box 18
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0594-refidd1e6268

Oral history interview with Janet W. Solinger, 2005 October 7

Interviewee:
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Interviewer:
Pachter, Marc  Search this
Subject:
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Arts administrators -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews  Search this
Women arts administrators  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12579
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)255843
AAA_collcode_soling05
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_255843
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Janet W. Solinger

Interviewee:
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Interviewer:
Pachter, Marc  Search this
Names:
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Extent:
38 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2005 October 7
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Janet W. Solinger conducted 2005 October 7, by Marc Pachter, for the Archives of American Art, in Solinger's home, in Washington, D.C.
Solinger speaks of living in New York in the 1960s, what she calls the "Golden Ages"; going to an exhibition of Mark Rothko's work with her sister; working as an administrator with the Jewish Museum in New York; the climate for women in the museum profession in the 1960s and 70s; becoming the director of publications at New York University; moving to Washington, D.C., to become director of the Smithsonian Resident Associates program; various public programs she created for the Smithsonian during her career; and becoming the vice president for public programs at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. She recalls Nelson Glick, Louis Finkelstein, Ben Heller, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Joan Rosebaum, Sam Hunter, Dillon Ripley, Lisa Taylor, David Levy, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Janet Solinger is an arts administrator from Washington, D.C. Marc Pachter is the director of the National Portrait gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
General:
Originally recorded 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 44 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Topic:
Arts administrators -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews  Search this
Women arts administrators  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.soling05
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97bb9612a-c692-4577-939a-aa3f00cd598e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-soling05
Online Media:

Janet Solinger

Author:
Kengle, Nora  Search this
Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Smithsonian Associates, The  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8 x 10; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1983
Topic:
Women  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
2002-32291
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright: The Washingtonian magazine
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8792

Solinger Leaves Smithsonian Staff

Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Smithsonian Associates, The  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Date:
December 1993
Topic:
Women--Employees  Search this
Directors  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Adult education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11405

Janet Solinger and Abram Lerner

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Lerner, Abram  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Dzubas, Friedel 1915-1994  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Date:
November 11, 1975
Topic:
Painting  Search this
Women  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Art museum directors  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Standard number:
96-1374
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8418

Solinger Named Director of Smithsonian Associates

Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Smithsonian Associates, The  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Date:
July 1972
Topic:
Directors  Search this
Adult education  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Women--Employees  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11404

Janet W. Solinger in her office

Author:
Nielsen, Kim  Search this
Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Smithsonian Associates, The  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8 x 10; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1985
Topic:
Women  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
85-11333-2
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8944

Paul Garber Honored by RAP

Author:
Penland, Dane A  Search this
Subject:
Garber, Paul Edward 1899-1992  Search this
Harwit, Martin 1931-  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Resident Associates Program  Search this
Smithsonian Associates, The  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Event
Date:
1988
Topic:
Smithsonian Kite Festival (Event)  Search this
Honor  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Event  Search this
Awards  Search this
Medals  Search this
Standard number:
88-1655-20
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9070

Agency history, 1965-

Creator:
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Mayor, Mara  Search this
Potter, Mary Grace  Search this
Lindsay, G. Carroll  Search this
Mason, Robert W  Search this
Jameson, John F  Search this
Hamilton, Susan A  Search this
Angle, Robert H  Search this
Austin, Jacqueline  Search this
Carper, Joseph  Search this
Tuceling, Barbara  Search this
Adelman, Frederica R  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1965
1965-
Topic:
Associations, institutions, etc--Membership  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00209
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221301

Agency history, 1965-

Creator:
Smithsonian Associates Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Potter, Mary Grace  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Mayor, Mara  Search this
Lindsay, G. Carroll  Search this
Mason, Robert W  Search this
Hamilton, Susan A  Search this
Angle, Robert H  Search this
Austin, Jacqueline  Search this
Jameson, John F  Search this
Carper, Joseph  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Tuceling, Barbara  Search this
Adelman, Frederica R  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1965
1965-
Topic:
Associations, institutions, etc--Membership  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00213
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221306

Presentation of Painting "Trough" by Friedel Dzubas to Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Dzubas, Friedel 1915-1994  Search this
Lerner, Abram  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Resident Associates Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1975
November 11, 1975
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [96-1374]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396553

SI Staff Softball Game

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1977
September 30, 1977
Topic:
Sports  Search this
Softball  Search this
Intramural sports  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [77-13061-10]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397469

Janet W. Solinger Papers, c. 1993, 1996-1998

Creator:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Subject:
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
U.S. Immigration: The Land of Promise (Seminar) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1996
1996-1998
c 1993, 1996-1998
Local number:
SIA Acc. 99-070
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_251816

Project Records, 1977-1994

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Environmental and External Affairs  Search this
Subject:
Chaudhuri, Rumana Ahmad  Search this
Solinger, Janet W  Search this
Lovejoy, Thomas E  Search this
President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution 150th Birthday Party on the National Mall (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
7.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Books
Black-and-white photographs
Clippings
Brochures
Manuscripts
Date:
1977
1977-1994
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00728
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
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Project Records 1977-1994 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Environmental and External Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_227803

Janet W. Solinger Papers

Creator::
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1972, 1990, 1992
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual recordings of interviews given by Janet W. Solinger, Director of the Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, 1973-1992. Materials include audiotapes and videotapes.
Topic:
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-124, Janet W. Solinger Papers
Identifier:
Accession 17-124
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Janet W. Solinger Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-124

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-124, Janet W. Solinger Papers
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Janet W. Solinger Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-124-refidd1e186

Janet W. Solinger Talk, WGMS GardenHaus Hour, October 22, 1972, 1/4" reel to reel audiotape

Collection Creator::
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-124, Janet W. Solinger Papers
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Janet W. Solinger Papers
Janet W. Solinger Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-124-refidd1e194

Janet Solinger, "Continuing Education," Current Issues Series, C-SPAN, September 29, 1990, VHS

Collection Creator::
Solinger, Janet W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-124, Janet W. Solinger Papers
See more items in:
Janet W. Solinger Papers
Janet W. Solinger Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-124-refidd1e206

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