Registry of New Deal Art, c. 1965-1979

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Consists of records documenting the departmental activities to identify its New Deal Art collections and to document similar collections. Some records were created by the department's 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. Materials include correspondence.


  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Department of Prints and Drawings
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Department of Graphic Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Registry of New Deal Art
  • National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1965
  • 1965-1979
  • c 1965-1979


  • Graphic arts
  • Art museums
  • Museums
  • Museum curators



Local number

SIA RS00363

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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