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Quadrangle Records, 1984-1987

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Deputy Assistant Secretary for External Affairs  Search this
Subject:
LaRiche, Jeffrey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley Center (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Place:
Enid A. Haupt Garden (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1984
1984-1987
Notes:
Folder List in accession file.
HTML List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Organized into subseries: 1) Opening of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, 1986-1987; 2) Opening of the Quadrangle (including Sackler Gallery, African Art, S. Dillon Ripley Center, and Enid A. Haupt Garden), 1984-1987
Summary:
These records were maintained by Jeffrey LaRiche, Deputy Assistant Secretary for External Affairs. The records pertain to the opening of the Quadrangle: the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the National Museum of African Art, the S. Dillon Ripley Center (International Gallery), and the Enid A. Haupt Garden. Most of the records are memoranda documenting the preparation for the opening of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. There are also invitations; letters inviting guests to speak; notes/slides/cassette tapes from various lectures that were given; and memos discussing the Smithsonian Press Book about the Quadrangle (mostly in terms of its underground architecture).
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 89-136
See more items in:
Quadrangle Records 1984-1987 [Smithsonian Institution Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environmental and External Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254979