Audiovisual Records, circa 1979-1994

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Consists of audiotaped and videotaped interviews of artists and curators, as well as recordings on a variety of art subjects and motion picture film produced for exhibitions. Includes records from when the museum was known as the National Collection of Fine Arts and from when the office was known as the Department of Education. Materials include audiotapes, videotapes, motion picture film, edit notes, logs, and checklists.


  • National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) Department of Education
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Department of Education


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1979
  • 1979-1994
  • circa 1979-1994


  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Education
  • Museums
  • Art museum curators
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums--Educational aspects


  • Videotapes
  • Interviews
  • Audiotapes
  • Manuscripts
  • Motion pictures (visual works)

Local number

SIA RS01459

Physical description

12.96 cu. ft. processed holdings

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