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

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Identifier: COR-0008-2-RG
Overview 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

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Identifier: COR-0003-5-RG
Overview 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 public relations and graphics records

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Identifier: COR-0003-3-RG
Overview Although the Corcoran had no formal public relations office until 1961 the large number of clipping scrapbooks bear witness to the interest of the press in Corcoran activities. Prior to 1961 most publicity efforts were directed by the Director’s Office or the Curatorial Office. The Public Relations records show the activities of the Gallery's Public Relations Office in publicizing and promoting the activities of the Gallery. The most helpful records for researchers include the press clippings...
Dates: circa 1942-2009

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

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Identifier: COR-0005-1-RG
Overview 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: COR-0003-1-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

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Identifier: COR-0003-4-RG
Overview 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 previews,...
Dates: 1891-2010

Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art Women's Committee records

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Identifier: COR-0008-1-RG
Overview For several years prior to the forming of the Women's Committee, the Director and staff of the Corcoran had noted the success of volunteer help in other museums and with hopes of obtaining the same kind of substantive help, the Women's Committee was formed October 1953 to assist the Director and to provoke public interest. The records of the Women's Committee cover all aspects of the Committee's activities and include: minutes, annual reports, ball reports, art tour reports, bylaws, treasurers'...
Dates: circa 1905-2001; Majority of material found within Circa 1955 - 2001

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

 Record Group
Identifier: COR-0009-0-RG
Overview The Corcoran Gallery of Art Trustees first discussed the establishment of a "School of Design and Instruction" in 1873. The Corcoran School of Art Records trace the formation, administration, functions, activities, and philosophy of the School. The records chronicle the numerous changes and improvements which occurred throughout the School's past, with the bulk of the material dating from and focusing on the School after 1967. Significant material types include advertisements, applications,...
Dates: circa 1908-2014; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2014

Courtland Baker papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2123
Abstract Collection contains manuscript and typescript poems, journal fragments, lecture notes, and writings by Courtland Baker, in addition to correspondence to Catherine Cate Coblentz regarding the publishing of The Sheering Precipice, a collection of Baker's poems brought together after his death.
Dates: 192-? - 194-?

Cynthia Brown Office for Civil Rights collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2312
Overview This collection contains correspondence, reports, legal documents, clippings, and briefing books produced and collected by Cynthia Brown during the course of her work between 1975 and 1982, first as the principal deputy of the Department of Health, Education and Welfare’s Office for Civil Rights, and subsequently as the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education. It also includes a draft of her memoir, "Twenty Years On: Equity in Education and Civil Rights...
Dates: 1975-1986

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