SIA Acc. 11-058, Archives of American Art, Departmental Records, 2010

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


This accession consists of a digital audio recording of an Archives of American Art (AAA) non-supervisory staff discussion group meeting that was held on October 12, 2010 in which senior staff were guest speakers. Senior staff represented include Barbara D. Aikens, Chief, Collections Processing; Liza Kirwin, Curator of Manuscripts; Darcy Tell, Editor, Archives of American Art Journal; and Karen Weiss, Information Systems Manager. During the meeting senior staff spoke about their education and work experience; the history of AAA; oral history and exhibitions at AAA; archival processing; and other related topics.


  • Aikens, Barbara D
  • Kirwin, Liza
  • Tell, Darcy
  • Weiss, Karen


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

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



Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 3/2/1988 memorandum, Massa to Fleckner; Contact reference staff for details


  • Archivists
  • Art archives
  • Museum archives
  • Exhibitions
  • Archives
  • Oral histories
  • Processing
  • Archives--Administration
  • Archives--Processing
  • Oral history


  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-058

Full Record

View Full Record