Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Subject Files, 1976-1993
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.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Broun, Elizabeth
- Post Office Building (Washington, D.C.)
- West as America: Reinterpreting Images of the Frontier, 1820-1920 (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-178, National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director, Subject Files