Subject Files,
circa
1977-1992

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 98-041
Creators:
National Museum of American History, Office of the Director
Dates:
circa
1977-1992
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that primarily document administrative activities of the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Office of the Director, concerning NMAH departments, divisions, and exhibitions. Some of the records date prior to 1980, when NMAH was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include records pertaining to the "1876 Centennial Exhibition" in the Arts and Industries Building; proposals for exhibitions such as "Treaty of Paris Anniversary" (1982) and "Women in History" (1979); correspondence between NMAH and the United States Patent Model Foundation (USPMF), in regard to collections management, symposia, and fundraising efforts for various joint NMAH-USPMF related projects; information pertaining to the "Invent America" campaign; and photographs of the Hart House.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-041, National Museum of American History, Office of the Director, Subject Files

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
United States Patent Model Foundation. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hart House Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
1876: A Centennial Exhibition. (1976: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Science museums. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Historical museums. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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