Special Projects Records,
1960-1964, 1979-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 05-096
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Associate Director for Special Projects
Dates:
1960-1964, 1979-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that document planning for the Museum Support Center (MSC), and the movement of National Museum of Natural History collections to the facility. Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of U. Vincent Wilcox, MSC Director, and Catherine Kerby, primarily during the years she served as Special Assistant to the Director; collection storage equipment proposals, contracts, and evaluations; installation schedules; press releases and other announcements; photographs of MSC and staff; MSC emergency evacuation plan; security management survey; tour information; articles; Museum of History and Technology move project guidelines; and reports.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-096, National Museum of Natural History, Associate Director for Special Projects, Special Projects Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 1/17/2001 memorandum, Peters to Dietrich; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Wilcox, U. Vincent Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Museum Support Center. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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