Michael Botwinick Records
Held at: Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives [Contact Us]Philadelphia Museum of Art, PO Box 7646, Philadelphia, PA 19101-7646
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Overview and metadata sections
From 1971 to 1974 Botwinick was the first Assistant Director for Art, a newly created post. He left here to become the Director of the Brooklyn Museum and, beginning in 1982 served as Director of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
His records consist of exhibition files, curatorial department records, and Museum subjects.
These materials were arranged and described by Louise F. Rossmassler. Funded by a grant from The Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation.
- Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives
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- Finding aid prepared by Louise F. Rossmassler
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- Funded by a grant from The Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
The Michael Botwinick 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.
Correspondence concerning Eakins, Furness and Duchamp exhibitions as well as check lists are here.Physical Description
0.5 linear feet
Alphabetical correspondence by department and loan requests are here.Physical Description
0.5 linear feet
Subjects here include Friends, Museum shop, and membership.Physical Description
1.5 linear feet