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Philadelphia Museum of Art Library Committee

  1. 1. Philadelphia Museum of Art Library Committee November 1, 2011 Courtney Smerz and Holly Mengel Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collection Libraries
  2. 2. The Project <ul><li>$500,000 from the Mellon Foundation, administered through the Council on Library and Information Resources “Cataloging Hidden Archival and Special Collection” project </li></ul><ul><li>27 months to arrange, describe and make available to the public 115 “hidden” archival collections at 23 area archives and libraries </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hidden Collections
  4. 4. Reducing Backlog Historical Society of Pennsylvania From PMA’s Marketing and Public Relations records
  5. 5. Project Team Christiana Sarah Jenna
  6. 6. Work at PMA Archives
  7. 7. Finding Aids <ul><li>PACSCL FINDING AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>http://findingaids.pacscl.org </li></ul>
  8. 8. Reflections on Work at PMA <ul><li>Project Website and Blog </li></ul><ul><li>http://clir.pacscl.org </li></ul>
  9. 9. What we processed at the PMA <ul><li>Evan Turner records </li></ul><ul><li>Department of Community and Urban Outreach records </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing and Public Relations Department records </li></ul><ul><li>Stella Kramricsh records </li></ul><ul><li>FOCUS archives </li></ul><ul><li>Julien Levy papers </li></ul>
  10. 10. Evan Turner, Department of Community and Urban Outreach, and Marketing and Public Relations
  11. 11. Stella Kramrisch papers
  12. 12. Stella Kramrisch papers
  13. 13. FOCUS archives ( Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts)
  14. 14. FOCUS archives <ul><li>Judith Bernstein. Horizontal , 1973 </li></ul><ul><li>Image courtesy of the Feminist Art Base, Brooklyn Museum, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art (accessed online: http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/eascfa/feminist_art_base/gallery/) </li></ul>
  15. 15. FOCUS archives ( Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts)
  16. 16. Julien Levy papers Portrait of Julien Levy, from “The Art Story” (www.theartstory.org/gallery-levy-julien.htm)
  17. 17. Julien Levy papers
  18. 18. Julien Levy papers Letters from Frida Kahlo, 1938, 1940
  19. 19. <ul><li>Questions, Comments? </li></ul>

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