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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 18-108

National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director

NMAfA Files, 2007-2017

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: 2007-2017
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 18-108
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records relating to the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) created by the director's office during the tenure of Johnnetta B. Cole, Director, 2009-2017. Topics covered include education programs, fundraising, exhibits, partnerships, strategic plans, events, and customer surveys and attendance. Materials include correspondence, news clippings, articles, interviews, presentations, notes, charts, photographs, and related materials. Some records were created during the tenure of Sharon F. Patton, Director, 2003-2008.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records relating to the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) created by the director's office during the tenure of Johnnetta B. Cole, 2009-2017. Topics covered include education programs, fundraising, exhibits, partnerships, strategic plans, events, and customer surveys and attendance. Materials include correspondence, news clippings, articles, interviews, presentations, notes, charts, photographs, and related materials. Some records were created during the tenure of Sharon F. Patton, 2003-2008.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2033; 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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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-108, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, NMAfA Files

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Container List

Box 1

Office of Public Affairs Survey, 2009

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Regents' Meeting Exercise, 2009-2010

Box 1 of 1

Protest of Chevron at Nollywood Event, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Education Programs, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Organization Charts, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Strategic Plan Work, 2010

Box 1 of 1

National Museum of African Art - Vision Day work, 2009

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Visitor Comment forms, 2007

Box 1 of 1

African Art Advisory Committee, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Haiti, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Advertisement - Mali Trip, 2011

Box 1 of 1

African Vision - Visitor Studies, 2007

Box 1 of 1

Art of Being Tuareg - Visitor Studies, 2008

Box 1 of 1

Treasures 2008 and El Anatsui: Gawu - Visitor Studies, 2009

Box 1 of 1

TxtStyles/Fashioning Identity - Visitor Studies, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Community Day - Visitor Studies, 2011

Box 1 of 1

African Diplomatic Corps Luncheon, 2012

Box 1 of 1

End of Year Gift Letters, 2013

Box 1 of 1

Anthronotes - Press Clippings, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Washington Post - Press Clippings, 2009-2012

Box 1 of 1

Mellon Foundation Interview- Press Clippings, 2016

Box 1 of 1

Tribal Art Magazine - Press Clippings, 2014

Box 1 of 1

Independent Sector Quarterly - Press Clippings, 2016

Box 1 of 1

Washingtonian - Press Clippings, 2009

Box 1 of 1

234Next (Nigeria) - Press Clippings, 2009

Box 1 of 1

The Guardian - Press Clippings, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Washington Social Diary - Press Clippings, 2009

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Smithsonian Institution - Press Clippings, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Atlanta Daily World - Press Clippings, 2009

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Washington Life Magazine Photograph - Press Clippings, 2008

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Ebony Magazine - Press Clippings, 2009-2010

Box 1 of 1

Auction Central News - Press Clippings

Box 1 of 1

The Washington Informer - Press Clippings, 2009

Box 1 of 1

Fiber Arts Magazine - Press Clippings, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Essence Magazine Interview - Press Clippings, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Trescott Interview - Press Clippings, 2010

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Haiti - Press Clippings, 2010

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African Colours - Press Clippings, 2010

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The International Review of African American Art - Press Clippings, circa 2010

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The Plain Dealer - Press Clippings, 2010

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The Healing Power of Art - Press Clippings, 2010

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Who's Who Publishing - Press Clippings, 2010

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Washington Post Magazine - Press Clippings, 2010

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Smithsonian - Press Clippings, 2009

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NMAfA - Press Clippings, 2012

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U.S. Airways - Press Clippings, 2012

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Survivor: Africa - Press Clippings, undated

Box 1 of 1

The Washington Diplomat - Press Clippings, 2014

Box 1 of 1

Washington Life Magazine - Press Clippings, 2014

Box 1 of 1

Conversations - Press Clippings, 2014-2015

Box 1 of 1

Toledo - The Blade - Press Clippings, 2015

Box 1 of 1

DC Modern Luxury - Press Clippings, 2016-2017

Box 1 of 1

Johnnetta B. Cole - Press Clippings, 2010, 2016

Box 1 of 1