Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Public Affairs
Subject Files, 1977-1996
These records document events and individuals associated with the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. The files also contain some biographical information for the following individuals: John Alexander Pope, Director (1962-1971), Director Emeritus (1971-1982); Thomas Lawton, Assistant Director (1971-1977), Director - Freer (1977-1982), Director of Freer and Sackler (1982-1987), and Senior Research Scholar (1987-2001); Esin Atil, Curator of Islamic Art (1971-1984); Carol Radcliffe Bolon, Assistant Curator - South and Southeast Asian Art; Fu Shen, Curator - Chinese Art (1990-2000); Richard Louie, Assistant Director of the Freer (1977-1990); Glenn D. Lowry, Curator - Near Eastern Art; Forrest McGill, Assistant Director of the Sackler (1989-1991). The records were created and maintained by Susan Bliss, Public Affairs Officer.
Materials include clippings, photographs, press releases, press kits, brochures, pamphlets, curricula vitae, and black and white photographs.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Bolon, Carol Radcliffe
- Fu, Shen, 1937-
- Lawton, Thomas, 1931-
- Pope, John Alexander, 1906-1982
- Louie, Richard
- Lowry, Glenn D.
- Atil, Esin
- McGill, Forrest
- Bliss, Susan
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-046, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Public Affairs, Subject Files