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Accession 12-571,  National Museum of African Art, Office of the Director,  Board of Trustees Files, 1973-2009

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of African Art, Office of the Director
Title: Board of Trustees Files
Dates: 1973-2009
Quantity: 3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 12-571
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of minutes and materials from the board of trustees meetings at the National Museum of African Art. The board began in 1979 as the Commission of the Museum of African Art when the Smithsonian Institution first acquired the museum. With the name change of the museum in 1981, the group became the Commission of the National Museum of African Art. By 2002, the name was officially changed to the National Museum of African Art Board. There is also a considerable amount of material from the National Museum of African Art Collections Committee. Materials include meeting minutes and agenda; correspondence and memoranda; acquisition and deaccession information; commission member information; brochures; and budgets. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of minutes and materials from the board of trustees meetings at the National Museum of African Art. The board began in 1979 as the Commission of the Museum of African Art when the Smithsonian Institution first acquired the museum. With the name change of the museum in 1981, the group became the Commission of the National Museum of African Art. By 2002, the name was officially changed to the National Museum of African Art Board. There is also a considerable amount of material from the National Museum of African Art Collections Committee. Materials include meeting minutes and agenda; correspondence and memoranda; acquisition and deaccession information; commission member information; brochures; and budgets. Some materials are in electronic format.

Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 7/25/2012 memorandum, Yowell to Berry; 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.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-571, National Museum of African Art, Office of the Director, Board of Trustees Files

Container List

Box 1

Commission Meeting Minutes, December 18, 1979

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, February 13, 1980

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, June 2, 1981

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, November 18, 1981

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, June 16, 1982

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, December 7, 1982

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, May 17, 1983

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, November 16, 1983

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, June 5, 1984

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, November 20, 1984

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 4, 1985

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes, November 8, 1985

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 10, 1986

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 5, 1986

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, April 2, 1987

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, December 3, 1987

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 14, 1988

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 17, 1988

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 6, 1989

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 14, 1989

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 30, 1990

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, December 11, 1990

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 4, 1991

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, December 10, 1991

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 28, 1992

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, December 1, 1992

Box 1 of 3

Collections Committee Materials, 1990

Box 1 of 3

Collections Committee Materials, 1991

Box 1 of 3

Collections Committee Materials, 1992

Box 1 of 3

Collections Committee Materials, 1993

Box 1 of 3

Collections Committee Materials, 1994

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 18, 1993

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 30, 1993

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 24, 1994

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 1, 1994

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 31, 1995

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, December 12, 1995

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 21, 1996

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, October 30, 1996

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 21, 1997

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 5, 1997

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 19, 1998

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 18, 1998

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 4, 1999

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 17, 1999

Box 1 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 17, 2000

Box 1 of 3

Box 2

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 8, 2000

Box 2 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 16, 2001

Box 2 of 3

Commission Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 14, 2001

Box 2 of 3

Bylaws of Commission, 1980

Box 2 of 3

Collections Management Policy, 1973-1992

Box 2 of 3

Committee Appointments, 1989

Box 2 of 3

Congressional Record, 1978

Box 2 of 3

Cultural Property Implementation Act, 1989-1995

Box 2 of 3

Nominating Committee, 1988-1996

Box 2 of 3

Commission Roster/Committee Appointments, 1984-1991

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 1995

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 1996

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 1997

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 1998

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 1999

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 2000

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 2001

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee, 2002

Box 2 of 3

Collections Committee: Deaccessioning, 1983-2003 (3 folders)

Box 2 of 3

Box 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, March 13, 2002

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, June 18, 2002

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, October 2-3, 2002

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 1, 2003

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, October 1-2, 2003

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, February 4-5, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 6-7, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 15-16, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and materials, February 17-18, 2005

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 16-17, 2005

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 14-15, 2005

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting, February 13-14, 2006 (cancelled)

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, May 10-11, 2006

Box 3 of 3

Board Meeting Minutes and Materials, November 8-9, 2006

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2003 (includes electronic records)

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2005

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2006

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2007

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2008

Box 3 of 3

Collections Committee, 2009

Box 3 of 3