Exhibition Records,
circa 1960-1971

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 04-060
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs
Dates:
circa 1960-1971
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of drawings documenting early exhibitions at the Museum of History and Technology, including the Hall of Tools, the Hall of Vehicles, and the Halls of Medical Sciences. Some displays for the Halls of Medical Sciences were first exhibited in the Arts and Industries Building. A few materials document an exhibition on Congo hairstyles at the National Museum of Natural History and an unidentified special exhibition. Most materials were created by John R. Clendening, Designer, Office of Exhibits Programs. Materials include color and black and white original sketches of exhibition cases, objects, and displays as well as artwork related to the exhibitions.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-060, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs, Exhibition Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Clendening, John R. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.). Hall of Medical Sciences. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.). Hall of Tools. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.). Hall of Vehicles. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). -- Exhibitions. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Historical museums. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kongo (African people) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketches Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu