Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Commission Meeting Records, 2005-2006, 2010-2017
This accession consists of records that document the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) Commission which is responsible for the promotion, development and utilization of the museum and as well as the acquisition of artwork. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, membership lists, commission votes, meeting minutes, acquisition information, fact sheets, studies, reports, meeting agendas, presentations, notes, brochures, clippings, and audio recordings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2033; Transferring office; 01/26/2018 memorandum, Toda to Ortiz-Hernandez; 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.
- Art museums
- Art commissions
- Museums -- Acquisitions
- Museums -- Administration
- Museum finance
- Portraits, American
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-088, National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director, Commission Meeting Records