Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Deputy Director
Exhibition Records, 1975, 1986-1987, 1991, 2000-2005
This accession consists of exhibition records related to George Washington: A National Treasure, a traveling exhibition which included the recently acquired Lansdowne portrait of George Washington painted by Gilbert Stuart in 1796. This traveling exhibition went to the following venues: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (February 15-June 16, 2002), Las Vegas Art Museum (June 28-October 27, 2002), Los Angeles County Museum of Art (November 7, 2002-March 9, 2003), Seattle Art Museum (March 21-July 20, 2003), The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (August 1-November 30, 2003), Oklahoma City Museum of Art (December 12, 2003-April 11, 2004), Arkansas Art Center (April 23-August 22, 2004), and The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Fall 2004). People represented in this collection include Deputy Director Carolyn Kinder Carr and Director Marc Pachter. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, invitations, proposals, brochures, awards, color photographs, clippings, and DVDs. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 2/28/1992 memorandum, Kirby to Bosier-Lyle; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Carr, Carolyn Kinder
- Pachter, Marc
- Washington, George, 1732-1799
- Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828
- George Washington: A National Treasure (Traveling exhibition) (2002-2004)
- Traveling exhibitions
- Museums -- Educational aspects
- Art museums
- Art, American
- Portraits, American
- Presidents -- United States
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Digital versatile discs
- Compact discs
- Color photographs
- Electronic records
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-106, National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Deputy Director, Exhibition Records