Facilities and Operations Department Records
Scope and Contents
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
- Morrone, Robert J. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Access to institutional records less than 10 years old is at the discretion of the Archivist.
Conditions Governing Use
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.
Biographical / Historical
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.
6.5 linear feet
Language of Materials
These records document the activities of Facilities and Operations at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
These materials were arranged and described by Susan Anderson and Bertha Adams. Funded by a grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services.
- Guide to the Facilities and Operations Department Records
- Finding aid prepared by Susan Anderson and Bertha Adams
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Funded by a grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services