Ruel P. Tolman Examining Art Work

ID: 96-556

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1935

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 1, Folder: 10

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Ruel P. Tolman (1878-1954) was an artist and a curator and later Director of the National Collection of Fine Arts, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum.


  • Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954
  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • Smithsonian Gallery of Art
  • United States National Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Folder also contains photos of Tolman's artwork, and biographical information.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 1, Folder: 10

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


c. 1935

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  • Curators
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Artists
  • Administration
  • Art objects
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Art museum curators
  • Art museum directors


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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