Curatorial Records, 1984-2005

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Summary

Consists of records documenting curatorial activities of Linda Merrill, Curator, and Kenneth Myers, Associate Curator. Program files include the development and execution of exhibitions, lectures, participation in professional activities, and the study and care of the American art collection, docent training, and publication activities. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, reference material, writings, slides, and video and audiotapes.

Creator

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Curatorial - American Art

Subject

  • Merrill, Linda 1959-
  • Myers, Kenneth 1955-

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

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1984
  • 1984-2005

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Art museums
  • Museums
  • Art museum curators
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums--Collection management

Form/Genre

  • Color slides
  • Audiotapes
  • Video recordings
  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Brochures

Local number

SIA RS00746

Physical description

7 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings