Guide to the World War II Exhibition Memory Books

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0549
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.)
Dates:
1995
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Cubic foot
3 boxes
Repository:
The collection documents bound notebooks, in which visitors to the National Museum of American History exhibition "World War II: Sharing Memories" recoredd their memories of World War II.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of spiral bound notebooks, in which visitors to the National Museum of American History exhibition "World War II: Sharing Memories" could record their memories of World War II.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
A temporary exhibition installed in the National Museum of American History from June-November 1995 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War II. Objects included in the exhibition were contributed by numerous Museum divisions, and the exhibition was not curated by any one particular division.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Catarina Hurtado, intern, 2018.
Author
Sarah Rung and Catarina Hurtado
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The memory books were transferred to the Archives Center after the exhibition, "World War II: Sharing Memories, closed.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
World War II Exhibition Memory Books, 1995, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
World War, 1939-1945 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Visitors' books -- 1990-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives