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Accession 01-104,  Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Print and Electronic Publications,  Publications, 1964-2000

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Print and Electronic Publications
Title: Publications
Dates: 1964-2000
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection: Accession 01-104
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

The collection consists of publications produced for the National Collections of Fine Arts (NCFA) 1937-1979; National Museum of American Art (1980-2000); and, the Smithsonian American Art Museum (2000-). Publications relate to various museum activities and events such as, exhibitions; collection inventories; development materials; recruitment and promotional materials for programs; as well as, general and specific guides to the collections, museums, and research facilities. Records also document the name change from NCFA to NMAA in 1980. Materials include booklets, brochures, pamphlets, invitations, note cards, posters, and solicitations.

Descriptive Entry

The collection consists of publications produced for the National Collections of Fine Arts/NCFA (1937-1979), National Museum of American Art/NMAA (1980-2000), and the Smithsonian American Art Museum/SAAM (2000- ). Publications relate to various museum activities and events such as exhibitions, collection inventories, development materials, recruitment and promotional materials for programs, as well as general and specific guides to the collections, museums, and research facilities. Records also document the name change from NCFA to NMAA in 1980. Materials include booklets, brochures, pamphlets, invitations, note cards, posters, and solicitations.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-104, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Print and Electronic Publications, Publications

Container List

Box 1

Exhibitions and Guides to Selected Collections

The Abstract Times, Vol. 1, No. 1 - The Patricia and Phillip Frost Collection: American Abstraction, 1930-1945

Box 1 of 2

The Abstract Times, Vol. 1, No. 1 - The Patricia and Phillip Frost Collection: American Abstraction, 1930-1945, copy 2 (Accession 05-240)

Box 1 of 2

African America Art

Box 1 of 2

African America Art: 19th and 20th Century Selections

Box 1 of 2

Afro-American Art: 20th Century Selections

Box 1 of 2

American Photographs: The First Century

Box 1 of 2

America's Art at the 1893 World's Fair

Box 1 of 2

Artists' Notebook

Box 1 of 2

Buildings Reborn: New Uses, Old Places (invitation)

Box 1 of 2

The Capital Image: Painters in Washington, 1800-1915

Box 1 of 2

A Celebration of American Art

Box 1 of 2

Clay for Walls: Surface Reliefs by American Artists (Renwick)

Box 1 of 2

Thomas Cole: Landscapes into History

Box 1 of 2

Colonial Art from Puerto Rico - Un Folleto Bilingue

Box 1 of 2

Cult, Culture, and Consumers: Collecting the Work of Self-taught Artists in 20th Century America

Box 1 of 2

Gene Davis: A Memorial Exhibition

Box 1 of 2

Familiar But Unique: Monoprints of Joseph Goldyne

Box 1 of 2

Free Within Ourselves

Box 1 of 2

Glass! Glorious Glass (Renwick)

Box 1 of 2

A Guide for Teachers - The Patricia and Phillip Frost Collection/Comment Card (Accession 05-240)

Box 1 of 2

Child Hassam: An Island Garden Revisited

Box 1 of 2

Charles W. Hawthorne: Late Watercolors

Box 1 of 2

Hispanic American Art (bilingual)

Box 1 of 2

Homecoming: William H. Johnson and Afro-America, 1938-1946 (brochure and press kit folder) also includes flyer for Life and Work of William H Johnson (book)

Box 1 of 2

How Can I Get an Idea Like That? - A Student Guide to the Hemphill Folk Art Collection

Box 1 of 2

William H. Johnson: The Studio Museum in Harlem

Box 1 of 2

James Hampton - The Throne of the Third Heaven of the Nations' Millennium General Assembly

Box 1 of 2

John La Farge

Box 1 of 2

LIFE: The Second Decade

Box 1 of 2

Lost and Found Traditions: Native American Art

Box 1 of 2

Made with Passion: The Hemphill Folk Art Collection

Box 1 of 2

My Sketchbook: Gene Davis

Box 1 of 2

Elizabeth Nourse, 1859-1938: A Salon Career (checklist for exhibition)

Box 1 of 2

Perpetual Motif: The Art of Man Ray

Box 1 of 2

Pueblo Dances: Native American Art from the Southwest

Box 1 of 2

Hugo Robus, 1885-1964

Box 1 of 2

Singular Impressions: The Monotype in America

Box 1 of 2

Special Delivery: Murals for the New Deal Era - Post Office Murals, 1934-1943

Box 1 of 2

City Life: Photographs by Bruce Davidson

Box 1 of 2

Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art

Box 1 of 2

Tokens of Affection: The Portrait Miniature in America

Box 1 of 2

Unknown Territory: Photographs by Ray K. Metzker, 1957-1983

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Exhibitions and Guides to Selected Collections

USA Clay (Renwick)

Box 2 of 2

Elihu Vedder: Drawings for the Rubiayat

Box 2 of 2

Washington Print Club: 4th Members Exhibition

Box 2 of 2

Washington Print Club: Figure Prints

Box 2 of 2

White House Collection of American Crafts: An Internet Virtual Tour

Box 2 of 2

Women Artists

Box 2 of 2

William Zorach, 1887-1966

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous Publications

American Art (journal subscription form)

Box 2 of 2

American Art Online

Box 2 of 2

The Eldridge Prize (informational brochure 1989, 1990)

Box 2 of 2

Patricial and Phillip Frost Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in American Crafts (informational brochure)

Box 2 of 2

Inventory of American Sculpture/Inventory of American Painting

Box 2 of 2

Library of the National Museum of American Art & Portrait Gallery

Box 2 of 2

National Collection of Fine Arts - Mission Statement

Box 2 of 2

The Peter Juley and Son Collection - Photographic Resources at the National Museum of American Art

Box 2 of 2

National Collection of Fine Arts - Preliminary Catalogue Listing of Prints (1964)

Box 2 of 2

National Collection of Fine Arts and National Portrait Gallery (general brochure)

Box 2 of 2

National Museum of American Art (general brochure)

Box 2 of 2

Preserving Alice Pike Barney Studio House (solicitation for Friends of Alice Pike Barney Studio House, Inc.)

Box 2 of 2

Publications from the National Museum of American Art

Box 2 of 2

Pueblo Indian Watercolors: Learning By Looking - A Study Guide with slides

Box 2 of 2

Recruitment Posters: National Museum of American Art Internship Program (1998)

Box 2 of 2

Recruitment Posters: Smithsonian American Art Museum Fellowships (2000)

Box 2 of 2

Renwick Gallery (general information brochure)

Box 2 of 2

Research Resources at the National Museum of American Art

Box 2 of 2

Sharing Traditions: Five Black Artists in 19th Century America - Study Guide

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian American Art Museum (general information brochure)

Box 2 of 2

Joshua C. Taylor, 1917-1981: A Tribute

Box 2 of 2

Joshua C. Taylor Research Fellowship Fund (informational brochure)

Box 2 of 2