Exhibition Records,
circa
1964-1992

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 97-014
Creators:
National Museum of American History, Dept. of Exhibits
Dates:
circa
1964-1992
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the records of the Department of Exhibits, which was responsible for the design and production of exhibitions for the National Museum of American History, beginning in 1973. Some files also date to the Department of Exhibits's predecessor, the Office of Exhibits Programs. The records consist of memoranda and correspondence; exhibit blueprints, drawings, and proposals; budgetary information; and photographs of finished exhibitions. Some of the exhibits represented in this accession include "After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800," "Field to Factory," and "American Women in War."

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-014, National Museum of American History, Dept. of Exhibits, Exhibition Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.). Office of Exhibits Programs. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
After the Revolution: Everyday Life in America, 1780-1800 (Exhibition) (1985: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Women in War (Exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field to Factory: Afro-American Migration, 1915-1940 (Exhibition) (1987: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architectural drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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