Size: 37.4 linear ft.
Summary: Project, research, museum, and exhibition files; writings; photographs; sound and video recordings; and motion picture film compiled by McLanathan during his career as a curator, museum director, administrator and consultant.
Lecture notes; research material for articles, lectures and publications, including guidebooks on museums. Also included is a manuscript on Hugh Stix. Videos include "See the Americas"; a conversation between Carroll M. Williams and McLanathan made during the Summer of 1987 for a segment of tapings for the Society of Fellows of Harvard University; and a kinescope film of a broadcast show entitled "State of the Arts" from 1962. Personal materials relate to McLanathan's travel on his Moscow trip, including menus, ticket stubs, hotel bills, and other ephemera and journals of McLanathan's European travels in Greece and France.