Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of External Affairs
Commission Correspondence, 1960-1990
This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the National Portrait Gallery, especially its acquisitions, and relations between the National Portrait Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery Commission. The National Portrait Gallery Commission is an oversight body for the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, memoranda, and approval forms.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-166, National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), Office of External Affairs, Commission Correspondence