Administrative Records,
1975-2001

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 04-063
Creators:
American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee
Dates:
1975-2001
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession includes administrative records of the Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums. The Registrars Committee mission is to foster understanding, communication, and cooperation among registrars and other museum professionals; increase professionalism through training, education, and promotion of high standards; and coordinate the exchange of new ideas.
Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes documenting activities of the Chairs, Vice Chairs, Treasurers, Secretaries, Development Officers, and International Liaisons; annual reports, operation manuals, brochures, newsletters, bylaws, and other publications; various information pertaining to marketing, awards, membership, workshops, and regional committees; meeting minutes; survey questionnaires; photographs of members at special events; budget summaries; annual meeting session proposals and related information; and logo artwork.

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-063, American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee, Administrative Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.

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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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