Dealer Files, 1983-1997

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Records document incoming correspondence between art dealers/collectors and Milo Cleveland Beach, Director of the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (1987-2001). See the series titled Chronological Files for more outgoing correspondence. Materials include correspondence; photographs, photocopies, and transparencies of artwork and seals; memoranda; invoices; information about objects; and related material.


  • Beach, Milo Cleveland
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1983
  • 1983-1997

Restrictions & Rights

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


  • Art
  • Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Museums--Collection management
  • Art dealers


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

Local number

SIA RS00981

Physical description

1.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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