Exhibition Records, 1978-2017

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Consists of the exhibition records of Directors Warren M. Robbins, John E. Reinhardt (Acting), Sylvia H. Williams, Roslyn A. Walker, Sharon F. Patton, and Johnnetta B. Cole. Materials include correspondence, reports, press clippings, customer surveys and attendance, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; meeting minutes; blueprints; drawings; artifact inventory lists; photographs; lecture papers; information on curators; brochures; and articles.


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


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1978
  • 1978-2017

Restrictions & Rights

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


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


  • Brochures
  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Drawings

Local number

SIA RS01141

Physical description

5.0 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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