Guide to the Expo 2000 Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0742
Creators:
Kondratas, Ramunas A.
Dates:
2000
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.12 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Items relating to Expo 2000 in Hannover, Germany, including postcards, pamphlets, guide book, and two tickets.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
On July 15, 1990, Hanover, Germany won the vote to host Expo 2000. The Expo coincided with the tenth year of German reunification and gave Germany an opportunity to show the world that Germany is a hospitable and progressive country. Expo 2000 had four pillars—global issues, sustainable development, projects around the world, and the cultural and events programme.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Alison Oswald, 2003.
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated to the Archives Center by Ramunas Kondratas, 2000.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research and access on site by appointment Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Expo 2000 Collection, 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.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Ray Kondratas informally collected the items for the Archives Center while attending the Expo 2000.
Collection was transferred to the Archives Center, the Division of Science, Medicine and Society in August 2000.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Pamphlets Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions -- 2000-2010 -- Hannover (Germany) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picture postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tickets Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Expo 2000 :. (Hannover (Germany); ) Corporate Name 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