Administrative Records, 1986-2002

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Summary

Includes records documenting the administrative activities of Patricia L. Fiske, Assistant Director for Administration at the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), with earlier records dating back to when she was Assistant Director of NMAfA. Material consists of correspondence, memoranda, and notes; NMAfA weekly reports; project files pertaining to fundraising, object loans, website development, storage, and publications; information on the Art Bureaus Collections Information System (ARTCIS) project; Collection Information System Management Committee mission statement, meeting minutes, and reports; and NMAfA exhibition planning information, which primarily includes budget summaries, loan agreements, and grant proposals. Some materials are in electronic format.

Subject

  • Fiske, Patricia L
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.) Assistant Director
  • Art Bureaus Collections Information System
  • Smithsonian Collection Information System Management Committee

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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

  • 1986
  • 1986-2002

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Art, African
  • Museum finance
  • Art museums
  • Museums
  • Museums--Administration
  • Museums--Collection management

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Floppy disks
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA RS00436

Physical description

5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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