Reports, 1980, 1985-1986

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Consists of records documenting construction of the South Quadrangle and the installation design of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery during the tenure of Patrick H. Sears, Head Exhibits Designer. Materials include project proposals, color slides of past projects done by contractors, written specifications, and progress reports.


  • Sears, Patrick H
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Quadrangle Building (Washington, D.C.)


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1980
  • 1980-1986
  • 1980, 1985-1986

Restrictions & Rights

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


  • Museum buildings
  • Art museums


  • Manuscripts
  • Color transparencies

Local number

SIA RS01012

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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