Exhibition Records,
1966-2004

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 08-082
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1966-2004
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records documenting exhibitions and other projects produced by the Office of Exhibits Central for other museums and units. Included in this accession are exhibitions and projects produced for the Smithsonian Institution, Keeper of the Castle; the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Design and Construction; the Smithsonian Institution, International Center, including the exhibitions Pre-Hispanic Foods of Mexico and Elmina Castle Across the Centuries; the Smithsonian Institution Archives; the Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education, including the exhibition Santos: Substance and Soul; the Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center; the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, including the exhibition, Vanishing Amphibians; the Smithsonian Institution Women's Council; Smithsonian Associates, including the traveling exhibition Artrain: Art in Celebration!; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Telecommunications; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary; the National Postal Museum, including the exhibitions Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story and Roots of Rhythm: African American Musicians on Postage Stamp Art; the National Zoological Park; the Center for African American History and Culture; the Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center; Reading is Fundamental, inc.; the United States Department of State; and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, including the exhibitions Burgess Shale: Evolution's Big Bang and Yesterday's Tomorrows: Past Visions of the American Future. Materials include scripts, label text, correspondence, memoranda, notes, concept outlines, budgets, design files, pamphlets, architectural drawings, floor plans, concept drawings, images, brochures, clippings, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-082, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central, Exhibition Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Smithsonian Institution. Keeper of the Castle Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Design and Construction Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. International Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Archives Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution Women's Council Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Associates Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Postal Museum (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reading is Fundamental, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Department of State Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Elmina Castle Across the Centuries (Exhibition) (1996: Elmina Township, Ghana) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pre-Hispanic Foods of Mexico/Presencia de la Comida Prehispanica (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Santos: Substance and Soul (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vanishing Amphibians (Traveling exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story (Exhibition) (2004: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roots of Rhythm: African American Musicians on Postage Stamp Art (Exhibition) (2001: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burgess Shale: Evolution’s Big Bang (Traveling exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yesterday's Tomorrows: Past Visions of the American Future (Traveling exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artrain: Art in Celebration! (Traveling exhibition) (1996-1999) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Pamphlets Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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