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/></a></td> <td><strong>1929</strong><br /><a href="archives_highlights_01_1929">The Museum's first exhibition</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_02_1936"><img alt="41399c1936" longdesc="c. 1936: Chart illustrating the development of modern art" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/41399c1936.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td>c. 1936</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_02_1936">Chart illustrating the development of modern art</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_03_1936"><img alt="413991936" longdesc="1936: Cubism and Abstract Art: press clippings" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/413991936.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1936</strong><br /> <i><a href="archives_highlights_03_1936">Cubism and Abstract Art:</a></i></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_04_1939"><img alt="413991939" longdesc="1939: Franklin D. Roosevelt speech" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/413991939.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1939</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_04_1939">Franklin D. Roosevelt speech</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_05_1951"><img alt="413991951" longdesc="1951: Dorothy C. Miller's notes on Mark Rothko" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/413991951.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1951</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_05_1951">Dorothy C. Miller's notes on Mark Rothko</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_06_1955"><img alt="414991955" longdesc="1955: Edward Steichen at The Family of Man" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/414991955.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1955</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_06_1955">Edward Steichen at <i>The Family of Man</i%></a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_07_1956"><img alt="415991956" longdesc="1956: Photograph of Pablo Picasso and Jacqueline Roque with Mr. and Mrs. Alfred H. Barr, Jr." src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/415991956.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1956</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_07_1956">Photograph of Pablo Picasso and Jacqueline Roque with Mr. and Mrs. Alfred H. Barr, Jr.</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_08_1956"><img alt="415991956b" longdesc="1956: Letter from Max Weber to Alfred H. Barr, Jr." src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/415991956b.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1956</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_08_1956">Letter from Max Weber to Alfred H. Barr, Jr.</a> </td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_09_1962"><img alt="415991962" longdesc="1956: Letter from Max Weber to Alfred H. Barr, Jr." src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/415991962.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1962</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_09_1962">MoMA's Children's Art Carnival in India</a> </td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_10_1991"><img alt="414991991" longdesc="1991: Philip Johnson discussing the 1934 exhibition Machine Art" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/414991991.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1991</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_10_1991">Philip Johnson discussing the 1934 exhibition Machine Art </a> </td> </tr> <tr> <td class="text-right"><a href="archives_highlights_11_1998"><img alt="415991998" longdesc="1998: Chuck Close at the opening of his 1998 retrospective" src="/images/learn/archives_highlights/415991998.jpg?1480703453" /></a></td> <td><strong>1998</strong><br /> <a href="archives_highlights_11_1998">Chuck Close at the opening of his 1998 retrospective</a></td> </tr> </tbody></table> </div> </div> <div class="column-c"> <div class="JS_Widget"> <a href="/widgets/collection/all_collection_works" rel=""></a> </div> </div> <br class="clear" /> </div>