Divisional Records, 1887-1978

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the Division of Graphic Arts during the tenures of Curators S.R. Koehler; Jacob Kainen; Peter C. Marzio, Associate Curator and Curator, 1971-1978; Ruel P. Tolman; Eugene Ostroff, Curator, 1966-1971; and Elizabeth M. Harris, Assistant and Associate Curator, 1965-1994. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, research files, and topical files concerning divisional activities and administrative matters. Records predating 1972 were created and maintained in the National Museum of History and Technology, Division of Graphic Arts and Photography.

Creator

National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Graphic Arts

Subject

  • Koehler, S. R (Sylvester Rosa) 1837-1900
  • Kainen, Jacob
  • Marzio, Peter C
  • Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954
  • Ostroff, Eugene
  • Harris, Elizabeth M
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Graphic Arts and Photography

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

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1887
  • 1887-1978

Topic

Graphic arts

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00266

Physical description

3.5 cu. ft. processed holdings