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4. Records of the Support Departments

 Record Group
Identifier: 4

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Archives Department Records

Identifier: ARC

Buildings Department Records

Identifier: ADB

Community Programs and Urban Outreach Records

Identifier: COM
Overview The Department of Urban Outreach (DUO) of the Philadelphia Museum of Art was established in 1970 as an effort to reach new audiences by bringing art and art programs directly into Philadelphia’s inner city neighborhoods. In 1977, it became the Department of Community Programs, hereafter referred to as the Department. This collection documents the activities of the Department. The records date from 1951 to 1984, the bulk dating from 1970 to 1980, and include correspondence, exhibit planning...

Conservation and Technical Research Collection

Identifier: CTR
Overview The collection documents the establishment and early operations of the Philadelphia Museum of Art's conservation laboratory and the use of photographic technology in conservation and curatorial work. While the majority of the material pertains to the activities of Henri Marceau, Curator of Painting and Sculpture, and of the John G. Johnson Collection, and of David Rosen, who served as an adviser to the Museum's conservation and technical research projects, the collection also includes some...

Education Division Records

Identifier: ED