Personal Files, 1981-1996

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Summary

Records document the interaction and relationship between Milo Cleveland Beach, Director (1987-2001) and prominent friends of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery/Freer Gallery of Art. Records also document Beach's activities related to the negotiation and acquisition of Henri Vever's Japanese print collection. Materials include correspondence and enclosures, memoranda, brochures, and photographs.

Subject

  • Vever, Henri 1854-1942
  • Beach, Milo Cleveland
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)

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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

Alphabetic

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1985
  • 1985-1997
  • 1981-1996

Restrictions & Rights

Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details

Topic

  • Museums
  • Museums--Administration
  • Museum directors

Form/Genre

  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs
  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures

Local number

SIA RS00982

Physical description

2.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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