Wenley Appointed Director of Freer

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Summary

Archibald G. Wenley, associate in research at the Freer Gallery of Art and acting director, is appointed as the director of the Freer Gallery. He serves as director until his death in 1962.

Subject

  • Wenley, Archibald Gibson
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Research Associate

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1943. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1943, p. 45.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

January 15, 1943

Topic

  • Art museums
  • Appointments
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Management
  • Art museum directors
  • Museum directors
  • Museums--Employees
  • Museums--Management

Place

Washington (D.C.)

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