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Finding aid of the Outdoor Sculpture Survey
2009-166  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Outdoor sculpture survey
    Dates: 1994
    Collection number: 2009-166
    Creator: San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs
    Collection Size: 1 archival box
    Repository: Santa Clara County Archives.
    San Jose, CA 95112-2527
    Abstract: This collection consists of surveys of outdoor sculptures in Santa Clara County. Each survey includes the name of artist, year the sculpture was created, dimensions and materials of the sculpture, where the sculpture is located, and any preservation or conservation needs of the sculpture. Each survey includes a photograph of the sculpture.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult Archives staff.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    The Archives can claim physical ownership only for some collections. Users are responsible for securing permission of the copyright holder for publication or quotation.

    Preferred Citation

    Outdoor sculpture survey, 2009-166, Santa Clara County Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was transferred to the Archives by the San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs in 2009.

    Processing Information

    This collection was processed by Trista Raezer working under NHPRC grant RA-10047-07, the Santa Clara County Archives Project. A fuller account of the grant project is available at the Archives website.

    Administrative History

    In 1994 the San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs conducted a survey of outdoor sculptures in Santa Clara County for preservation and conservation purposes. The Office used Save Outdoor Sculpture! (SOS!) techniques for this survey. The SOS! was created by the National Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Property to promote the conservation and preservation of outdoor sculptures around the nation.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of surveys of outdoor sculptures in Santa Clara County. Each survey includes the name of artist, year the sculpture was created, dimensions and materials of the sculpture, where the sculpture is located, and any preservation or conservation needs of the sculpture. Each survey includes a photograph of the sculpture.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into one series: Outdoor Sculpture Surveys. Each folder includes the artist's name and the name of the sculpture. The folders are arranged alphabetically by artist.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs
    Sculptures
    Photographs
    Surveys
    Save Outdoor Sculpture! (Project)