Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives
Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives

Facilities and Operations Department Records Edit




  • 1999-2004 (Creation)


  • 6.5 linear feet (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    None available.

  • Processing Information

    These materials were arranged and described by Susan Anderson and Bertha Adams. Funded by a grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services.

  • Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research. Access to institutional records less than 10 years old is at the discretion of the Archivist.

  • Use Restrictions

    The Facilities and Operations Department Records are the physical property of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives. The Museum holds literary rights only for material created by Museum personnel or given to the Museum with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication and for other purposes where stated.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Item identification and date], [Series info.], Facilities and Operations Department Records, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library and Archives.

  • Historical Note

    Ensuring the integrity of the Museum's physical surrounds is the charge of the Facilities and Operations Department. The offices that constitute the department are: Construction; Facilities and Maintenance; Installation Design and Protection Services.

  • Scope and Content Note

    These records originated in the office of Robert J. Morrone, Director of Facilities and Operations. Files are identified by project, art object, contractor or other general subject. In addition to the Museum's main neoclassical building, projects pertaining to other related facilities are also documented, including the Rodin Museum, the Raymond Perleman Building, and the Navy Yard facility, used for off-site storage. Documentation includes contracts, surveys, specifications, agreements, and applications

    A folder-level inventory is available in the Archives.