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Art Wolf Professional Papers [UNPROCESSED] (MS-01168)

Abstract

[This collection is unprocessed.] The Arthur "Art" Wolf Professional Papers (1988-2018) is comprised of papers documenting the career of museum professional and consultant Art Wolf who specialized in supporting cultural heritage of indigenous communities, particularly in the Southwest. Wolf was a former director of the Nevada State Museum, the Historical Society, and was the founding director of the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada. Materials include American Alliance of Museum conference papers and files; Las Vegas and Clark County cultural heritage ephemera, clippings, and informational files; Harvard School of Museum Studies thesis director files; and submissions for museum consulting jobs. There are also files associated with his work as a study leader for Smithsonian Associates and his cultural heritage consulting company, WOLF Consulting.

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Date

1988 to 2018

Extent

9.61 Cubic Feet (8 boxes)
8.10 Linear Feet

Related People/Corporations

Creator: Wolf, Art

Scope and Contents Note

[This collection is unprocessed.] The Arthur "Art" Wolf Professional Papers (1988-2018) is comprised of papers documenting the career of museum professional and consultant Art Wolf who specialized in supporting cultural heritage of indigenous communities, particularly in the Southwest. Wolf was a former director of the Nevada State Museum, the Historical Society, and was the founding director of the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada. Materials include American Alliance of Museum conference papers and files; Las Vegas and Clark County cultural heritage ephemera, clippings, and informational files; Harvard School of Museum Studies thesis director files; and submissions for museum consulting jobs. There are also files associated with his work as a study leader for Smithsonian Associates and his cultural heritage consulting company, WOLF Consulting.

Access Note

The materials in this collection are unprocessed. Advanced notice is required for access. Please contact Special Collections and Archives for more information.

Publication Rights

Materials in this collection may be protected by copyrights and other rights. See Reproductions and Use on the UNLV Special Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permissions to publish.

Preferred Citation

Art Wolf Professional Papers [UNPROCESSED], 1988-2018. MS-01168. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada. http://n2t.net/ark:/62930/f1fj5j

Acquisition Note

Materials were donated by Holly M. Chaffee in 2023; accession number 2023-086.

Processing Note

In 2023, Tammi Kim accessioned the collection. This collection is unprocessed.

Resource Type

Papers

Collection Type

EAD ID

US::NvLN::MS01168

Finding Aid Description Rules

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English