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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-105

National Portrait Gallery. Office of External Affairs

Publicity Records, 2001-2004

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Portrait Gallery. Office of External Affairs
Title: Publicity Records
Dates: 2001-2004
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 07-105
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of publicity records related to the traveling exhibition, "George Washington: A National Treasure." At the center of this exhibition was the portrait by Gilbert Stuart of George Washington, which is also known as the Lansdowne portrait. The exhibition traveled through Houston, Texas; Las Vegas, Nevada; Los Angeles, California; Seattle, Washington; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; New York, New York; and Little Rock, Arkansas. Materials include visual guidelines, brochures, teacher resource guides, stationary and envelopes, reports, clippings, color photographs, VHS tapes, and Betacam SP tapes.

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This accession consists of publicity records related to the traveling exhibition, George Washington: A National Treasure. At the center of this exhibition was the portrait by Gilbert Stuart of George Washington, which is also known as the Lansdowne portrait. The exhibition traveled through Houston, Texas; Las Vegas, Nevada; Los Angeles, California; Seattle, Washington; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; New York, New York; and Little Rock, Arkansas. Materials include visual guidelines, brochures, teacher resource guides, stationary and envelopes, reports, clippings, color photographs, VHS tapes, and Betacam-SP tapes.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-105, National Portrait Gallery. Office of External Affairs, Publicity Records

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Container List

Box 1

George Washington: A National Treasure - Visual Guidelines

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Family Guide, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Brochure, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Folders, 2001

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Bookmarks, 2001

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Mailing envelopes

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Stickers

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George Washington: A National Treasure - "The Patriot Papers," Vol. 1, No. 1, Winter 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Teach Resource Guide, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Letterhead stationary

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Impact at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - A Report of Houston Highlights, Submitted to the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation, July 26, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - A Report of Houston Highlights, Supplemental Materials, July 26, 2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Media Coverage, February 22 - March 4, 2001

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Media Coverage, 2001-2002

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Media Coverage, 2003-2004

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Miscellaneous Media Coverage, 2001

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Press clippings, 2001 (3 folders)

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Press clippings, 2002-2003 (2 folders)

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Press clippings, 2004 (2 folders)

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Photographs, post-dinner mingling, 2002

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Box 2

George Washington: A National Treasure - Media Highlights reel, February 15, 2002 - August 22, 2004, Master, Betacam SP, TRT: 57:00

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Media Highlights reel, February 15, 2002 - August 22, 2004; VHS, TRT: 57:00

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Hillman & Carr, Final Program Master, color corrected, uncaptioned, revised audio fix (10/10/2002); dubbed from HDCAM source, 2/6/2003; Betacam SP

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Hillman & Carr, Sample narration selects: 1. Terrence Currier - "A National Endures" TRT: 1:05; 2. Elizabeth Noone - "Bringing the People Home" TRT: 40 seconds; VHS

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George Washington: A National Treasure - Lansdowne compilation tape, B-Roll, Master, Betacam SP

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George Washington: A National Treasure - TV newsclips, Little Rock, AR; 2004 (2 VHS tapes)

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George Washington: A National Treasure - "George Washington: Journey of An Icon" - Sampling of Media Highlights, VHS

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George Washington: A National Treasure - "George Washington: Journey of An Icon" - Rough Cut #2, VHS

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