Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of African Art
Curatorial Records, 1986-1995
This accession consists of curatorial records created and maintained by Philip L. Ravenhill, Chief Curator, 1987-1997. Exhibitions documented include: "Kalabari Ancestral Screens: Levels of Meaning;" "The African Deset, 1975-1977: Photographs by Bernard Plossu;" and "Yoruba: Nine Centuries of African Art and Thought." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, background materials, lender information, brochures, and proposals.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Ravenhill, Philip L.
- Kalabari Ancestral Screens: Levels of Meaning (Exhibition) (1988-1989: Washington, D.C.)
- The African Deset, 1975-1977: Photographs by Bernard Plossu (Exhibition) (1989 Washington, D.C.)
- Yoruba: Nine Centuries of African Art and Thought (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-015, National Museum of African Art, Curatorial Records