Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
Exhibition Records, 2003-2012
This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery exhibitions during the tenure of Julian Raby, Director, 2002-2017. Topics covered include the "Shipwrecked: Tang Treasures and Monsoon Winds" exhibit, including support and opposition; artifact research and analysis; media releases; venues; exhibit content; memoranda of understanding; and the advisory committee. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, brochures, clippings, reports, presentations, floor plans, press releases, proposals, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2028; Transferring office; 6/9/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; 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
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
- Shipwrecked: Tang Treasures and Monsoon Winds (Traveling Exhibition)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-135, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director, Exhibition Records