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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 15-158

Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Deputy Director

Exhibition and Publication Records, 1994-2012

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Deputy Director
Title: Exhibition and Publication Records
Dates: 1994-2012
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 15-158
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document exhibition planning and production, and curatorial publishing activities at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery during the tenure of Deputy Director, Rachel M. Allen (2002- ). Some of the materials date to when the museum was known as the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, contracts, agreements, releases, proposals, checklists, invitations, budget records, brochures, and clippings.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document exhibition planning and production, and curatorial publishing activities at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery during the tenure of Deputy Director, Rachel M. Allen (2002- ). Some of the materials date to when the museum was known as the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, contracts, agreements, releases, proposals, checklists, invitations, budget records, brochures, and clippings.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2028. Box 1 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; 02/20/2015 memorandum, Toda to Edwards; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-158, Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Deputy Director, Exhibition and Publication Records

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Container List

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Alexis Rockman: A Fable for Tomorrow - Traveling exhibition - Wexner Center for the Arts, 2010-2011

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American Frames (proposed exhibition), 1994-2001

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Earth and Sky: Photographs by Barbara Bosworth, 2007

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Remembering the Running Fence, 2008-2009

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Earl Cunningham's America - Traveling exhibition, 2006-2007

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To Make a World: George Ault and 1940s America - Traveling exhibition, 2008-2011

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The Honor of Your Company Is Requested: President Lincoln's Inaugural Ball, 2007-2008

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Celebrating the Lucelia Artist Award, 2001-2006, 2007

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Variations on America: Masterworks from American Art Forum Collections, 2005-2007Modern Masters from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Traveling exhibition, 2008-2011 (2 folders)

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Silver on the High Seas: United States Navy Presentation Silver Services (proposed exhibition), 1998-2000

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RESTRICTED FOLDER - Non-Circulating

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Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan, 2008-2009

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History in the Making: Renwick Craft Invitational 2011

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The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from Japanese American Internment Camps, 1942-1946, 2008-2012

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A Revolution in Wood: The Bresler Collection, 2008-2009

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What's It All Mean: William T. Wiley in Retrospect, 2008-2009

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