Reference Request

* required
Please succinctly provide us with any information pertinent to your inquiry. If you are writing to us about a research request, provide as much detail as possible about the collections in which you are interested (including collection numbers, box numbers, and folder titles).
(if known)

The Smithsonian Institution Archives is using Constant Contact, a third-party contact management software vendor, to manage contacts and send eNewsletters. Please be advised that Constant Contact's Privacy Statement and Terms and Conditions apply to your use of these services. The Smithsonian Institution Archives has access to your name and email address which is subject to our privacy statement.

Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 87-170

National Portrait Gallery. Administrative Office

Central Administrative Records, 1963-1967

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Portrait Gallery. Administrative Office
Title: Central Administrative Records
Dates: 1963-1967
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 87-170
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document the contract between the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) and John Fraser, Jr., who was contracted to copy records of portraits of Americans on record at the Frick Art Reference Library in New York City. Materials include contract invoices, correspondence between NPG and Fraser, and a report on a visit to the Frick by Fraser.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document the contract between National Portrait Gallery and John Fraser, Jr., who contracted to copy records of portraits of Americans on record at Frick Art Reference Library in New York City. Included are contract invoices, correspondence between Gallery and Fraser, and a report on a visit to the Frick by Fraser.

Top of Page

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

Name

Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Top of Page

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 87-170, National Portrait Gallery. Administrative Office, Central Administrative Records

Top of Page

Container List

Box 1

Correspondence, 1963-1967 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Contract Invoices, 1964-1965 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Background Material, 1963-1965

Box 1 of 1