Correspondence, 1972-1977

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Consists of correspondence documenting the research and activities of the Division of Costume and Furnishings during the tenures of Rodris C. Roth, Associate Curator and Curator, 1969- ; Claudia Brush Kidwell, Assistant Curator, 1969- ; and Anne W. Murray, Curator Emerita, 1969- . Materials include curatorial responses to public inquiries; and correspondence from private collectors, museum curators, clothing manufacturers, college professors, historical associations, and individuals.


  • Roth, Rodris
  • Kidwell, Claudia Brush
  • Murray, Anne Wood


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1972
  • 1972-1974
  • 1972-1977


  • Costume
  • History
  • Furnishings
  • House furnishings
  • Costume--History



Local number

SIA RS00464

Physical description

1.5 cu. ft. processed holdings

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