Correspondence, 1963-2017

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Summary

Consist of records that document the professional activities of Directors Warren M. Robbins, Sylvia H. Williams, Roslyn A. Walker, Sharon F. Patton, and Johnnetta B. Cole. Materials include correspondence with museums, educational institutions, professional societies, corporations, foundations, and individuals in the field of African art and related studies. Materials also include clippings, brochures, notes, newsletters, invitations, photographs, negatives, slides, and audiovisual materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Subject

  • Williams, Sylvia H
  • Walker, Roslyn A
  • Robbins, Warren M
  • Patton, Sharon F
  • Cole, Johnnetta B
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.)

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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

Alphabetic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1963
  • 1963-2017

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Art, African
  • Art museums
  • Museums
  • Art museum directors
  • Museums--Administration

Place

Africa

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Brochures
  • Newsletters
  • Picture postcards
  • Color photographs
  • Color negatives
  • Color transparencies
  • Digital versatile discs
  • Electronic records
  • Electronic mail

Local number

SIA RS01140

Physical description

14.0 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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