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Records of the Information Technology Department (RG-21)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-21
Dates: unprocessed
Found in: Archives

Bob Jones, Jr. Photographs of Leslie Payne (VA-03)

 Collection
Identifier: VA-03
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

T. Catesby Jones Personal Papers (SC-06)

 Item — Box: SC-06 Box 1
Identifier: SC-06
Overview The collection documents the relationship between T. Catesby Jones, prominent lawyer and art collector, and Michael Agelasto, cotton broker and later Greek consul to the Port of Norfolk. While they met professionally as younger men in Norfolk, their lifelong friendship was sustained by a common appreciation for modern art, as evidenced by the content of the collections’ correspondence between Jones’ widow, Louisa Brooke Jones, and Agelasto, after Catesby’s death in 1946.
Dates: 1946-1949
Found in: Archives

Kamoinge Interview Collection (SC-29)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-29
Dates: [[unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Records of the Library (RG-29)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-29
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Records of the Lila Wallace "Reader's Digest" Grant (RG-16)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-16
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Records of the Marketing and Communications Department (RG-09)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-09
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Christel Ludewig McCanless Collection Related to Peter Carl Fabergé (SC-27)

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-27
Overview The collection represents portions of the extensive research library and archives formed by Christel Ludewig McCanless over forty years. A noted Fabergé scholar, McCanless published the first annotated bibliography of literature about Fabergé in 1994, the premiere encyclopedia about the Fabergé eggs in 2001, and founded the "Fabergé Research Newsletter" and "Fabergé Research" website in 2006. While dedicated to research about the artistry of Fabergé, McCanless' collection also includes numerous...
Dates: 1971-2016
Found in: Archives

Records of the Media Services Department (RG-26)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-26
Scope and Contents Box 1 - Communicator Awards 1 (Made of Wood and Glass), 1990s Box 2 - Communicator Awards 2 (Made of Wood and Glass), 1990s Box 3 - Communicator Awards (Figurines), 1990s Box 4 - Ruth Twiggs, 1990s-2000s Box 5 - Ruth Twiggs, 1990s-2000s Box 6 - Ruth Twiggs, 1990s-2000s Box 7 - Ruth Twiggs, 1990s-2000s
Dates: 1990-2000
Found in: Archives

Records of the Membership Department (RG-12)

 File
Identifier: RG-12
Dates: 1935-2004, undated
Found in: Archives

Robert Merritt Personal Papers (SC-11)

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-11
Overview The collection contains research files on VMFA history created by Robert “Bob” Merritt, who was a theater and arts critic for the "Richmond Times-Dispatch" newspaper from the 1970s through the 1990s and wrote about VMFA frequently. The boxes were originally labeled “narrative history,” a project which was sponsored by the museum's Marketing and Public Affairs department, probably as part of the plans to commemorate the museum's 50th anniversary in 1986.
Dates: [before 1983]
Found in: Archives

Mona Lisa Memorabilia Collection (SC-18)

 Item
Identifier: SC-18
Abstract This collection consists of postcards, articles, cartoons, brochures and programs depicting da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” in various forms as “appropriated art”.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990s
Found in: Archives

Margaret M. and Arthur J. Mourot Personal Papers (SC-13)

 File
Identifier: SC-13
Dates: 1947-1998, undated
Found in: Archives

Records of the Oaks (SC-01)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-01
Abstract This collection documents a portion of the life of Lizzie Boyd and the history of her home, the Oaks, during her ownership from 1927 until the transfer of ownership to the VMFA in 1975. In addition, the lives of several of her family members, namely James Boyd Phillips and Asa Phillips, can be seen through official military documents, tax forms, bank records and personal correspondence, offering a glimpse into their time serving in WWII and assimilation back into society after the war’s end....
Dates: 1894-1995
Found in: Archives

William O'Neal Collection (SC-17)

 File
Identifier: SC-17
Dates: 1949
Found in: Archives

Records of the Paintings Conservation Department (RG-14)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-14
Dates: unprocessed
Found in: Archives

John Barton Payne Personal Papers (SC-31)

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-31
Overview The collection documents parts of John Barton Payne's varied professional career. It contains correspondence, including letters from President Woodrow Wilson and federal agencies including the White House, Senate, House of Representatives, and Postmaster General, as well letters from Payne's former employer, invitations, letters of thanks, and requests from private entities. The collection also contains photographs from trips that Payne took during his tenure as Secretary of the Interior, most...
Dates: 1881-1938, undated
Found in: Archives

Laila W. Pearsall Personal Papers (SC-10)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-10
Dates: 1960s
Found in: Archives

John Garland Pollard, Jr. Personal Papers (SC-25)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-25
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Lillian Thomas Pratt Personal Papers (SC-07)

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-07
Overview The collection documents the formation of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé decorative artworks at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Bequeathed to the museum upon her death in 1947, Pratt’s Fabergé collection consistently remains one of the highlights of the museum’s permanent collection. Pratt purchased most of her Fabergé collection from the Schaffer Collection and Hammer Galleries, both of New York City, in the 1930s and 1940s. Comprised of correspondence, invoices, price tags,...
Dates: 1901-1947
Found in: Archives

Records of the Publications Department (RG-10)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-10
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Pueblo Chant Recordings (SC-26)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-26
Dates: [before 1953]
Found in: Archives

R.E. Lee Camp, No. 1, Confederate Veterans Papers (SC-21)

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-21
Overview The collection documents the history of R.E. Lee Camp, No. 1, Confederate Veterans, a large residential complex for poor and infirm Confederate veterans of the Civil War. Altogether a total of nearly three thousand veterans from thirty-three states called the camp home, and after the camp’s closing, the Commonwealth eventually granted use of the buildings and land to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The collection is comprised of photographs and postcards that document the changing landscape...
Dates: 1885-1958
Found in: Archives

Records of the Registration Department (RG-08)

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-08
Overview The collection documents the work of the Registration Department from 1919-1994, including management of the permanent art collection, loans, and exhibition documentation.
Dates: 1919-1994
Found in: Archives

Records of the Richmond Artists Association (SC-09)

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-09
Overview The collection documents the history of the Richmond Artists Association (RAA), from its founding in 1955 by artist Westwood Winfree, to 2005 when the group joined with another Richmond art organization to form the Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association. The material highlights RAA’s growth and achievements over five decades, including early annual exhibitions at the Carillon and Miller and Rhoads, as well as numerous other exhibitions. Meeting minutes, officer files, and membership...
Dates: 1955-2005
Found in: Archives

Records of the Roycroft Community (SC-08)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-08
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Russian Postcard Collection (SC-30)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-30
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Gary Saretzky Personal Papers (SC-35)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-35
Dates: [unprocessed]
Found in: Archives

Scandinavian Design Collection (SC-15)

 File
Identifier: SC-15
Dates: 1955-1960, undated
Found in: Archives

Harriet Severance Souvenir Postcard Collection (SC-14)

 Collection
Identifier: SC-14
Overview This collection consists of 2 bound volumes containing a mixture of blank and addressed postcards depicting architecture throughout Europe and the United States as well as some historical paintings and sculptures. The first volume consists of 153 postcards housed in an album designed specifically for postcard display. The majority of these cards are blank, although some contain correspondence, in French and date back to 1928.
Dates: 1908-1928
Found in: Archives