Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Accreditation Files, 1928-1929, 1981-2008
This accession consists of records documenting the accreditation of Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery during the tenures of Milo Cleveland, 1987-2001, and Julian Raby, Director, 2002-2017. Topics include submissions to the American Association of Museums related to standards and policies, self studies, site visits, briefings, annual records, committee operations, directives, and validation of compliance. Materials include agreements, memoranda, bylaws, presentations, correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, notes, photographs, publications, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 2/6/2018 memorandum, Wright/Swann to Adib/Hogge; 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.
- Raby, Julian
- Beach, Milo Cleveland
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
- American Association of Museums
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-093, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director, Accreditation Files