Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
This accession includes the correspondence of Warren M. Robbins, Director, 1979-1983; Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996; Roslyn A. Walker, Director, 1997-2002; and Sharon F. Patton, Director, 2003-2008. The records consist of correspondence with museums, educational institutions, professional societies, corporations, foundations, and individuals in the field of African art and related studies. Materials also include photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, photographs, and slides. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 10/22/2003 memorandum, Johnstone to Laffoon; 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.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Picture postcards
- Compact discs
- Floor plans
- Black-and-white photographs
- Color photographs
- Color transparencies
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-096, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Correspondence