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Anne L. Halpern Washington Metropolitan Area Dance collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2218
Abstract The Georgetown Dance Studios Inc. was co-founded by Jan Van Dyke (1941- ) and John Gamble in 1967. Jan Van Dyke has been an active member of the Washington Metropolitan dance community since her graduation from George Washington University in 1967 with a M.A. in dance education. Along with co-founding Georgetown Dance Studios Inc., she established her own dance studio, Dance Place, located in Adams Morgan, in 1972. CODA(Contemporary Dancers of Alexandria) and Dance Studio are two Washington...
Dates: 1963-2004

Art Therapy Department records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0091
Abstract

Materials in this collection include publicity materials about the Art Therapy program, formerly an archives vertical file. The materials date from 1972-1982.

Dates: 1972-1982, and undated

Brady Gallery records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0146
Abstract

This collection contains photographs, silhouettes, drawings, paintings, diplomas, and programs associated with people and places relevant to the University. The collection also holds exhibit publications, CDs, and ephemera related to the work of the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery. The materials date from approximately 1800 to approximately 2015.

Dates: circa 1800 - circa 2015

Constance Stuart Larrabee collection

 Collection
Identifier: COR0011-MS
Abstract Constance Stuart Larrabee (August 7 1914-July 27 2000) was a photographer and South Africa’s first woman war correspondent in World War II. Throughout the 1950s-1990s, Larrabee’s photographs were displayed and travelled in various individual and group exhibitions, including several exhibitions at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. The Constance Stuart Larrabee collection includes artifacts, correspondence, exhibition files, photographs, negatives, and publication files of Constance Stuart...
Dates: 1935-2000

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art board of Trustees records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0001.0-RG
Abstract In 1869, W.W. Corcoran formed the Board of Trustees for the Corcoran Gallery of Art. In 1874, the first Annual Meeting of the Board of Trustees was held, and the Corcoran Gallery of Art opened to the public. The Trustees were responsible for the appointment of a director, the appropriation of funds, approval or rejection of art works, the maintenance of the building, approval of departmental reports, and other pertinent issues and events. The records consist of the minutes, agendas, and...
Dates: 1869-2012

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art conservation department records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0005.2-RG
Scope and Contents

This record group contains records generated by the office of the Corcoran conservator over the lifetime of its operation, beginning with independent conservators contracted for work in the Corcoran Gallery building and collections. Material types include condition reports for works of art, conservation journals, correspondence, photographs, and charts documenting the environment in the galleries. Records date from 1882-2019.

Dates: 1882-2019

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art curatorial office records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0005.0-RG
Abstract

The Curatorial Records of the most complete nature are the exhibition files and exhibition catalogs. These records offer an almost exhaustive account of Corcoran exhibitions, especially after 1910. The files contain all those materials which were generated by a variety of staff members while curating each exhibition. This record group includes materials from approximately 1874 to 2013.

Dates: circa 1874-2013

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art directors' records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0002.0-RG
Abstract

The records of the Office of the Director document the activities of the executive officer of the institution. Together with the Records of the Board of Trustees, these records provide information on the overall management of the institution. The records in this record group date from approximately 1869 to 2012.

Dates: 1869-2012

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art financial records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0004.0-RG
Abstract

The Finance Records document the financial activities and concerns of the Corcoran Gallery, the condition of the museum's finances throughout its history, and the various changes in procedures and policies concerning financial matters. The records in this record group date from 1872 to 1989.

Dates: 1872-1989

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art Friends records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0008.2-RG
Abstract The Friends of the Corcoran is a non-profit membership corporation formed in the spring of 1961 with the primary purpose of acquiring works of art to supplement the permanent collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. These administrative records of The Friends of the Corcoran document the development of this organization from its inception in the spring of 1961 through 1995. The records consist predominantly of correspondence, minutes, flyers, invoices, and memoranda and date from 1961 to...
Dates: circa 1961-1995

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art public programs records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0003.5-RG
Abstract The Public Programs office operated from its creation in 1994 to the dissolution of the Corcoran Gallery of Art in 2014. The Public Programs office was responsible for creating engagement and fundraising opportunities through programs open to the public and members of the Corcoran. The Public Programs office also published Night & Day, which contained a calendar of events and descriptions of upcoming programs. The records of the Public Program office include program files for specific...
Dates: 1994-2011

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art registrar's office records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0005.1-RG
Abstract

The Corcoran Gallery of Art Office of the Registrar was responsible for the registering of art objects, handling of loans, shipping and insurance procedures, and controlling the physical inventory and the storage of art objects. This record group contains files and reports generated by the Office of the Registar in the course of their duties. The Accession files provide the most complete record of works entering the Corcoran collection. Material in this record group dates from 1869-2013.

Dates: 1869-2013

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art rental records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0003.1-RG
Abstract The Art Rental and Sales Gallery operated from March 9, 1962 to 1973. The Rental Gallery was designed to offer Corcoran members original works of art on a rental basis for private homes, as well as for corporate offices, and to introduce Washingtonians to current American and local artists. The records of the Art Rental and Sales Gallery include consignments with commercial galleries and individual artists, master contracts, prospective artist records, inventories and shipping lists,...
Dates: 1961-1973

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art special events records

 Record Group
Identifier: COR0003.4-RG
Abstract Although the Corcoran had no formal Special Events Office until 1979, the Gallery had a tradition of special events designed to cater to the CGA membership and to draw the Washington area public into the gallery. Prior 1979, special events which encompassed the Corcoran Lecture Group and the WAG were coordinated, at times, out of the Director's office, and at other times, were the responsibility of the Education Curator or the Public Relations office. As well as Gala Openings, members...
Dates: 1891-2010

Dimock Gallery records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0087
Abstract

Collection includes M.F.A. thesis photos, exhibition schedules and programs, and brochures.

Dates: 1963-2011

John Russell Mason papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS0242-UA
Abstract

Collection consists of records, correspondence, photographs, and ephemeral materials ranging in date from 1931 to 1981. The records document John Russell Mason's librarianship education at Columbia University, individual exhibits held at the University Library, and his career at The George Washington University.

Dates: 1931-1981

Kiev Foundation Graphics Arts and Artifacts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: K0005
Abstract

The collection includes prints, posters, cartoons, one Yellow Star of David Badge, postcards and other Judaica, much of it related to antisemitism.

Dates: 1493-1969

Neil Hughes Sandinista poster collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2240
Abstract

The Frente Sandinista de Liberacion Nacional is a Nicaraguan party, which ruled Nicaragua from 1979-1990 after the overthrow of the Somoza dictatorship. The collection consists of 71 posters and 2 banners illustrating various aspects of their political program.

Dates: 1979-1985

Norris Ingersoll Crandall papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2295-UA
Abstract

This collection contains material relating to the works and academic career of Norris I Crandall. Included are manuscript drafts, lecture notes, research notes and students papers dating from 1935-1954.

Dates: 1935-1954

The Andrew and Diana Oliver research materials collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2301
Abstract This collection contains articles, periodicals, monographs, maps, foreign language publications, newspaper clippings, exhibit brochures and flyers, photographs, academic papers, and miscellaneous research materials compiled and used by Dr. Diana Buitron-Oliver and Dr. Andrew Oliver during their careers as scholars of the ancient Greek world. At this time dates are not known for the bulk of the collection, but a general range is 1942-2008. The Olivers collected and organized these materials...
Dates: 1942-2008; Majority of material found within 1968 - 2000

Theatre and Dance Department records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG0084
Abstract This collection contains the records of the Theatre and Dance Department at George Washington University. The Dance arm of the Department began as part of the Physical Education Department in 1926, and was later part of the Department of Human Kinetics and Leisure Studies from 1974 until 1987, when it joined with the Department of Speech and Drama to form the Theatre and Dance Department. Materials in this collection include brochures, programs, posters, flyers, articles, photographs,...
Dates: 1936-2011

University Counseling Center records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0049
Abstract

Collection includes annual reports, research papers, video tapes, brochures, and slides.

Dates: 1963-2003

Video Free Earth Production Company records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2041
Abstract

Collection contains videos, production files, general business files, personal and business correspondence, scripts, photographs, slides, and negatives. The material dates from 1983-89. The collection documents the work of late gay artist Jamie Walters.

Dates: 1971-1991