James Barber

James Barber

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James Barber is a Curator for the National Portrait Gallery with four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 2015 with two videos. Most appearances with Ian Cooke (2).

Appearances by Title:c. October 22, 1998 - Present Curator, National Portrait Gallery Videos: 4

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  • 1968 in Images

    1968 in Images

    We toured the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. to see the one-room exhibit examining the pivotal events…

  • African-American Actor Ira Aldridge

    African-American Actor Ira Aldridge

    Jim Barber talked about the history of an oil painting of African American actor Ira Aldridge in the National Portrait Gallery’s…

  • Pocahontas at the National Portrait Gallery

    Pocahontas at the National Portrait Gallery

    Jim Barber, National Portrait gallery historian and curator, examined one of the museum’s oil paintings titled, “Pocahontas.” The image…

  • Roosevelt Display

    Roosevelt Display

    James Barber discussed the Roosevelt Exhibit on Display at the Portrait Gallery. He responded to audience telephone calls,…

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