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Awards, 1939-1999, bulk: 1952 - 1986

Identifier: Series 3

Scope and Contents

Series contains contains material related to awards presented by the NEA as well as awards received by the NEA and it's constituent departments. Many of the physical awards themselves are included in the series.


  • 1939-1999
  • Majority of material found within 1952 - 1986


Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research. Some files are restricted. Those files flagged as restricted are subject to review by Special Collections staff before being made available for research. As researchers request materials, a review of the documents will take place. Staff will remove any documents with social security numbers, employee numbers or other sensitive identifying information. Any document found including this information is closed for 90 years from date of creation, or until verifiable proof of a person’s death is given. After these documents are removed the folder will be available for research. In some cases, items may be photocopied and redacted. The redacted copy will then be placed in the publicly available folder. All other materials in a folder will be freely available for immediate use and will be marked as having been reviewed by Special Collections staff. After folders have been reviewed using these procedures and the confidential materials have been removed, the restriction shall be lifted.


15.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Arrangement note

Series is arranged alphabetically first, the chronologically.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

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Washington 20052 United States of America