Correspondence, 1913-1936

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the construction and design of the Freer Gallery of Art building as well as materials needed for the building and costs incurred during the tenure of John Bundy, Superintendent of Construction. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, telegrams, account statements, agreements, and sketches.

Subject

  • Bundy, John
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Freer Gallery of Art Building

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

Organized into subseries: Correspondence by date--Correspondence by Work Type--Correspondence by Subcontractor--Correspondence by Correspondent--Correspondence with Charles A. Platt

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1913
  • 1913-1936

Topic

Museum buildings

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Drawings

Local number

SIA RS01025

Physical description

2 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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