Exhibition Records,
1977-2001

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 06-001
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1977-2001
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of exhibition records created by Spencer R. Crew during his tenure as curator in the Division of Community Life, and later, as Director of the National Museum of American History. The records document planning for the exhibitions Field to Factory: Afro-American Migration, 1915-1940 and Go Forth and Serve: Black Land Grant Colleges. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; exhibition proposals, schedules, scripts, floor plans, and catalogs; reports; budget summaries; newsletters; photographs, slides, and negatives; grant and loan information; and object lists.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-001, National Museum of American History. Office of the Director, Exhibition Records

Keywords
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Crew, Spencer R., 1949- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Community Life Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field to Factory: Afro-American Migration, 1915-1940 (Exhibition) (1987-2006: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Go Forth and Serve: Black Land Grant Colleges (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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