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Accession 02-082

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Photographs, 1916-1992

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Title: Photographs
Dates: 1916-1992
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 02-082
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records primarily consist of Freer Gallery of Art photographs that depict early museum plans and drawings; the ground breaking ceremony before construction of the museum; exterior views during and after construction; and interior shots of the galleries, library, and art storage areas. Also includes Freer Gallery of Art renovation project photographs; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery photographs, particularly of models and exterior views of the museum; and slides of the Freer Gallery of Art grounds.

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These records primarily consist of Freer Gallery of Art photographs that depict early Museum plans and drawings; the ground breaking ceremony before construction of the Museum; exterior views during and after construction; and interior shots of the galleries, library, and art storage areas. Also includes Freer Gallery of Art renovation project photographs; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery photographs, particularly of models and exterior views of the Museum; and slides of the Freer Gallery of Art grounds.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-082, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Photographs

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Container List

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Folder 1 Photographs, Floor Plans and Drawing of Exterior - South Front

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Folder 2 Photographs, Construction of Freer Gallery of Art [1917]

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Folder 4 Photographs, Exterior - South Front and Aerial View of South Front

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Folder 7 Photographs, Exterior - North Porch

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Folder 9 Photographs, Courtyard - After snow storm

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Folder 11 Photographs, Courtyard - North west corner

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Folder 12 Photographs, Courtyard - South side

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Folder 17 Photographs, Interior - Gallery VI & VII

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Folder 20 Photographs, Interior - Galleries XIII, XIV & XVII

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Folder 21 Photographs, Interior - Lobby/Foyer

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Folder 22 Photographs, Interior - Library

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Folder 23 Photographs, Interior - Air Raid Shelter & First Aid Room

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Folder 25 Photographs, Screen Storage

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Folder 26 Photographs, Chinese Scroll Paintings on racks

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Folder 27 Photographs, Furniture & Miscellaneous in Freer

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Folder 28 Photographs, Renovation of the Freer Gallery of Art

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Folder 29 Photograph, Entrance Pavilion, Sackler Gallery

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Folder 30 Photographs, Freer Cases [1992]

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Folder 31 Photographs of Library Construction, 1986

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Folder 32 Slides, Courtyard with Planting, 1988

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Folder 33 Photographs, Model - Sackler Building

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