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Creator::
Robbins, Warren M.  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Newsletters
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Date:
1941-2010
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the papers of Warren M. Robbins, founder and director emeritus of the Museum of African Art, later the National Museum of African Art. These papers document Robbins' work with museums, lectures, grant proposals, art acquisitions, exhibitions, publications, the Center for Cross-Cultural Communication, fund raising, his family, and other related materials. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, grant proposals, images, brochures, newsletters, presentations, diplomas, and clippings.
Restrictions:
"Family and Friends" materials (Boxes 1-2) restricted for 5 years from date of transfer, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 09/13/2010 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Publications  Search this
Museums -- Acquisitions  Search this
Art, African  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Newsletters
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-057, Warren M. Robbins Papers
Identifier:
Accession 15-057
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Warren M. Robbins Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-057