Exhibition Records,
1971-1998

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 04-079
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Collections Management Services
Dates:
1971-1998
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that document the planning, maintenance, and deinstallation of 1876: A Centennial Exhibition at the Arts and Industries Building. Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of Robert M. Vogel, Head Curator of the exhibition; William F. Miner, Project Manager, c. 1974-1978; Jon D. Freshour, Collections Manager, c. 1975-1979; Francis D. Roche, Collections Manager, c. 1979-1984; Melodie S. Kosmacki, Collections Manager, c. 1984-1991; and Margaret Grandine, Collections Manager, c. 1995- . Records also consist of exhibition planning and object information; photographs, contact sheets, slides, and negatives of objects, exhibition, and deinstallation process; visitor comments; contracts; exhibition maintenance information; deinstallation plans; budget summaries; information pertaining to conservation of objects, environmental management, and label installation project; brochures; and news releases.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-079, National Museum of American History. Department of Collections Management Services, Exhibition Records

Keywords
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Vogel, Robert M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Miner, William F. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Freshour, Jon D. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roche, Francis D. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kosmacki, Melodie S. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Grandine, Margaret Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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