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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 16-332

National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director

NMAfA Files, 1994-2015

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Title: NMAfA Files
Dates: 1994-2015
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 16-332
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) created or maintained by Director Johnnetta B. Cole, 2009- . The records relate to museum history, strategic planning, meetings, and programs. Materials include correspondence, reports, and agendas. Records dating before Cole's tenure were created by previous museum directors Sylvia H. Williams, 1983-1996; Roslyn A. Walker, 1997-2002; and Sharon F. Patton, 2003-2008.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) created or maintained by Director Johnnetta B. Cole, 2009- . The records relate to museum history, strategic planning, meetings, and programs. Materials include correspondence, reports, and agendas. Records dating before Cole's tenure were created by previous museum directors Sylvia H. Williams, 1983-1996; Roslyn A. Walker, 1997-2002; and Sharon F. Patton, 2003-2008.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 4/13/2010 memorandum, Yowell to Strombotne; Contact reference staff for details.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-332, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, NMAfA Files

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Container List

Box 1

National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) - Programs, FY 2008-FY 2010

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Milbourne, Karen, 2008

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Mission Statement, 1994

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NMAfA - Administration, 2010

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NMAfA - Office of the Registrar, 2006-2008

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Collection Development Strategy, 2001

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Collection Development Plans, 2005

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Director's Reports, 2007

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NMAfA - Organization Charts, 1995-2008

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History of NMAfA

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Loan Requests Incoming, 2006-2010

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NMAfA - Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, 2007-2009

Box 1 of 1

NMAfA - External Affairs, 2007-2008

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Strategic Plans and Goals, 2001-2009

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Weekly NMAfA ABC's Meeting, 2011-2013

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Under Secretary for History, Art and Culture (USHAC) Meeting, 2015

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 2014

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International Gallery Workshop, August 16-17, 2012

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Directors Advisory Group Meetings, 2012-2014

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Six Week Updates Notebook, 2012

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Director's Retreat, July 15-16, 2013

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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Visit, 2012

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Appointments for Director Johnnetta Cole, April-September 2010 (40 folders)

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