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Subject

  • Phillips, Barbara
  • Muro, Laurel A
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Office of the Director
  • Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Office of Development
  • Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Special Events Coordinator

Category

Agency History

Notes

  • This is an agency history. It does not describe actual records. The Smithsonian Institution Archives uses these histories as brief accounts of the origin, development, and functions of an office or administrative unit to set that unit in its historical context. To find information on record holdings, please double-click the highlighted field "Creator/Author", which will open on a brief view of relevant records.
  • Smithsonian Directory, 1999
  • Smithsonian Annals, 1983-1997
  • Email from Sue Nichols of Freer/Sackler galleries, 2/12/2002
  • The Office of Development was officially created in 1990 with the appointment of Laurel A. Muro as Head, Development. She served in this capacity until 1995, when Barbara Phillips took over the position. In about 2000, it was renamed the Office of Membership and Development, and Phillips became Head, Membership and Development, which she retains to the present. The Office of Membership and Development reports to the Office of the Director.
  • The Office of Membership and Development presides over the obvious issues of membership and development within the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and the Special Events Coordinator, in particular.
  • For a history of the larger creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1990
  • 1990-

Topic

  • Museum finance
  • Art museums

Form/Genre

Mixed archival materials

Local number

SIA AH00343

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