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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 01-024

National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director

Subject Files, FY 1991-FY 1997

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director
Title: Subject Files
Dates: FY 1991-FY 1997
Quantity: 3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 01-024
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document the external administrative activities of Charles Robertson, Deputy Director. Records deal with Robertson's interaction with commissions, planning boards and other entities outside of the Smithsonian Institution such as the Cosmos Club, the American Association of Museums, and the National Capital Planning Commission. Topics of interest include the proposed renovation of the General Post Office Building; neighborhood concerns related to that project and general activity in the vicinity of the Museum; and commissions and committees on which Robertson served as a member. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, working papers, notes, clippings, and related records.

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This accession consists of records that document the external administrative activities of Charles Robertson, Deputy Director. Records deal with Robertson's interaction with commissions, planning boards and other entities outside of the Smithsonian Institution such as the Cosmos Club, the American Association of Museums, and the National Capital Planning Commission.

Topics of interest include the proposed renovation of the General Post Office (GPO) Building; neighborhood concerns related to that project and general activity in the vicinity of the Museum; and commissions and committees on which Mr. Robertson served as a member. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, working papers, notes, clippings, and related records.

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Name

Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-024, National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

American Association of Museums (AAM)

Box 1 of 3

American Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD)

Box 1 of 3

Appointments/Announcements

Box 1 of 3

Council of Directors (COD)

Box 1 of 3

Deputy Director (May 1997 - September 1997)

Box 1 of 3

Deputy Director (October 1996 - April 1997)

Box 1 of 3

Cosmos Club Preservation Foundation

Box 1 of 3

Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB) (June 1997 - September 1997)

Box 1 of 3

HPRB (January 1997 - May 1997)

Box 1 of 3

HPRB (October 1996 - December 1996)

Box 1 of 3

Octagon Committee

Box 1 of 3

Pers. Ref. Subcommittee (June- August)

Box 1 of 3

Pers. Ref. Subcommittee (October- May)

Box 1 of 3

Victorian Society (May 1997 - September 1997)

Box 1 of 3

Victorian Society (January 1997 - April 1997)

Box 1 of 3

Victorian Society (October 1996 - December 1996)

Box 1 of 3

Director

Box 1 of 3

Eldredge Prize

Box 1 of 3

Exhibitions & Installations

Box 1 of 3

Box 2

GPO (ITC) Building (October - February) 1991

Box 2 of 3

GPO (ITC) Building (March - June) 1991

Box 2 of 3

GPO (ITC) Building (July - September) 1991

Box 2 of 3

GPO (ITC) Building (March - September) 1992

Box 2 of 3

GPO (ITC) Building (October - February) 1992

Box 2 of 3

GPO (ITC) Building (October - September) 1993

Box 2 of 3

GPO Building (October - February) 1994

Box 2 of 3

GPO Building (March - __) 1994

Box 2 of 3

GPO - ITC Building 1995

Box 2 of 3

Posters American Style (Exhibition) (December 1993 - August 31, 1996)

Box 2 of 3

Roby Touring Exhibition

Box 2 of 3

Posters American Style (Exhibition) (January 2, 1998 - ___)

Box 2 of 3

Posters American Style (Exhibition) (October 2, 1997 - December 31, 1997)

Box 2 of 3

Posters American Style (Exhibition) (September 1, 1996 - September 10, 1997)

Box 2 of 3

Box 3

Facilities Manager 1997

Box 3 of 3

Future Bequests 1997

Box 3 of 3

Minority Concerns 1997

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (August - September) 1995

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (May - July) 1995

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (March - April) 1995

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (October - February) 1995

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns 1994

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (October - September) 1993

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns 1992

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (April - September) 1991

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (October - March) 1991

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (February 1997 - October 1997) 1997

Box 3 of 3

Neighborhood Concerns (October 1996 - January 1997) 1997

Box 3 of 3

National Museum of American Art (NMAA) Commission 1997

Box 3 of 3