Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Curatorial Correspondence, 1993-2005
This accession consists of records documenting research, collection development, departmental programs, external relations, and professional activities during the tenures of David Revere McFadden, Curator, 1978-1993; Deborah Shinn, Curator in Charge, 1995-1996, and Assistant Curator, 1997-2002; and Emily Miller, Assistant Curator, 2003-2005. Materials consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence, including printed emails, as well as enclosures that accompanied the correspondence.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 9/15/2009 memorandum, Wright to Trope; 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.
- Art museums
- Decorative arts
- Art and design
- Museums -- Acquisitions
- Art museum curators
- Museums -- Administration
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-176, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Product Design and Decorative Arts Department, Curatorial Correspondence