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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 01-178

National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director

Subject Files, 1976-1993

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Title: Subject Files
Dates: 1976-1993
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 01-178
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of materials that document the administrative activities of Elizabeth Broun, Director. Records of special interest include the controversy surrounding the exhibition "The West as America: Reinterpreting Images of the Frontier, 1820-1920" (March 15, 1991-July 28, 1991) and the proposed renovation and restoration of the Post Office building for use by the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, reports, studies, clippings, and brochures.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of materials that document the administrative activities of Elizabeth Broun, Director. Records of special interest include the controversy surrounding the exhibition The West as America: Reinterpreting Image of the Frontier, 1820-1920 (March 15, 1991-July 28, 1991); and the proposed renovation and restoration of the Post Office building for use by the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, reports, studies, clippings, and brochures.

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Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-178, National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

Daniel J. Boorstin

Box 1 of 2

West as America, Vol. I

Box 1 of 2

West as America, Vol. II

Box 1 of 2

West as America, Vol. III

Box 1 of 2

West as America, Vol. IV

Box 1 of 2

West as America, Vol. IV

Box 1 of 2

West as America (miscellaneous)

Box 1 of 2

General Post Office Buildign (GPOB) Index

Box 1 of 2

GPOB March 1, 1983-September 30, 1983

Box 1 of 2

GPOB October 1, 1983-October 13, 1983

Box 1 of 2

GPOB miscellaneous

Box 1 of 2

GPOB 1984

Box 1 of 2

GPOB miscellaneous

Box 1 of 2

GPOB 1987-1989

Box 1 of 2

General Post Office Building

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

GPOB 1992

Box 2 of 2

Renovation of the GPOB

Box 2 of 2

Renovation of the GPOB, 1991

Box 2 of 2

Renovation of the GPOB, 1992

Box 2 of 2

Museum Images

Box 2 of 2

GPOB Potential and Technical Limitations

Box 2 of 2

GPOB Potential and Technical Limitations, Phase B

Box 2 of 2

GPOB Potential and Technical Limitations, Draft

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Spatial Analysis

Box 2 of 2

Hartman-Cox Architects

Box 2 of 2

Hartman-Cox Questionnaire

Box 2 of 2

Geier Brown Renfrow Architects

Box 2 of 2

Space Use Study

Box 2 of 2

Appendix A: Functional Space Study

Box 2 of 2

Appendix A: Functional Space Study, Draft

Box 2 of 2

Appendix A: Historical Structures Analysis

Box 2 of 2