Publications,
1959, 1973-2014

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 14-034
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Visitor Services
Dates:
1959, 1973-2014
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8.69 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of publications and other materials created by the Office of Visitor Services for distribution to volunteers and to the public as well as signage for the Smithsonian Institution on the National Mall and for the information and membership desks in the various museums. The office was known as the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center (VIARC) through the end of 2011. Records include forms, applications, brochures, flyers, reply cards, invitations, handbooks, photographs of signage, small signs, badges, greeting cards, bookmarks, floor plans, pamphlets, maps, press kits, newsletters, volunteer service pins, lanyards, and orientation videos. Supporting and administrative documentation is included with some publications, including correspondence, memoranda, original images, graphics, awards, blueprints, design files, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-034, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Visitor Services, Publications

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Info Special (Serial) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Castle and Beyond (Serial) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guide to the Nation's Capital and the Smithsonian Institution (Serial) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Visitors' centers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu