Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of African Art
Curatorial Records, 1964-1999
This accession consists of records that document the curatorial activities of Lydia Puccinelli, Curator of Collections, National Museum of African Art, 1979-1999. Between 1964-1979, Puccinelli served as a curator at the Museum of African Art, prior to its joining the Smithsonian. A large portion of the correspondence is in response to public inquires regarding the identification and assessment of objects. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, exhibition materials, photographs of objects, slides, floorplans, didactics, and label text.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Floor plans
- Color photographs
- Color transparencies
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 00-091, National Museum of African Art, Curatorial Records