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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 08-088

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director

Exhibition Records, 2005-2007

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 2005-2007
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 08-088
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery exhibitions during the tenure of Director Julian Raby. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Encompassing the Globe: Portugal and the World in the 16th and 17th Centuries;" "In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000;" and "Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey." Materials include correspondence, brochures, object lists, clippings, lender information, planning documents, catalogue copy, background information, floor plans, an audio brochure, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery exhibitions during the tenure of Director Julian Raby. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Encompassing the Globe: Portugal and the World in the 16th and 17th Centuries;" "In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000;" and "Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey." Materials include correspondence, brochures, object lists, clippings, lender information, planning documents, catalogue copy, background information, floor plans, an audio brochure, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 6/9/2001 meorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-088, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Portugal and the World ("Encompassing the Globe: Portugal and the World in the 16th and 17th Centuries"), 2007 (8 folders) (includes electronic records)

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Bible and Book ("In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000"), 2006-2007 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Bible and Book: Catalogue, 2006-2007

Box 1 of 2

Bible and Book: Emails, 2006-2007 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Bible and Book: Letters and Correspondence, 2006-2007 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Bible and Book: Background Information

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Style and Status ("Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey"), 2005-2006 (5 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Afghan Show, 2006-2007

Box 2 of 2