Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
$4,500,000
Washington, DC
2016

To support the continued digitization of the Archives’ collections. The contribution includes a $4 million challenge grant to seed an endowment for ongoing digitization. The remaining $500,000 is for operating support of the current phase of the program. The digitization program aims to provide free, worldwide access online to the most important repository of archives on American art in the world.