Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Freer Gallery of Art. Office of the Director
War Storage Records, 1941-1942
This accession consists of records created and maintained by John Ellerton Lodge, Director, documenting relations with the National Resources Planning Board Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources, the creation of a bombproof storage space, and the temporary relocation of works of art during World War II. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, architectural drawings, temporary storage space locations, and informational materials.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Lodge, John Ellerton, 1876-1942
- United States. National Resources Planning Board. Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-040, Freer Gallery of Art. Office of the Director, War Storage Records