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Washington Project for the Arts records, [ca. 1975-1990.]

Washington Project for the Arts


Collection Information

Size: 39 Linear feet

Summary: By-laws, notes and minutes of board meetings; correspondence files; administrative records; exhibitions and other program files; clippings, press releases, exhibition catalogs and announcements, and other printed material; and miscellany. Included are 8 ft. of records related to the exhibition, "War and Memory: in the Aftermath of Vietnam."

Biographical/Historical Note

Visual and performing art organization; Washington, D.C. Opened in 1975.


Donated by the Washington Project for the Arts via Program Director Richard Powell, 1988. "War and Memory" records donated 1991 by the WPA via Philip Brookman.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Washington Project for the Arts records, [ca. 1975-1990.]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.