Administrative Records,
1988-2000

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 08-090
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Counselor to the Secretary
Dates:
1988-2000
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records which document the administrative activities of Marc Pachter during his tenure as Deputy Assistant Secretary for External Affairs (1990-1994), Counselor to the Secretary for Electronic Communications and Special Projects (1994-1995), and Counselor to the Secretary (1995-2000), respectively. Of particular interest are the records related to the Creative Artists Agency (CAA) Initiative, under the direction of Pachter, which explored opportunities for the Smithsonian Institution to reach new audiences through the entertainment marketplace, in particular looking at television and feature film opportunities. Some of these materials date from the tenure of Jeffrey LaRiche, Deputy Assistant Secretary for External Affairs (1988-1989). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, brochures, reports, contracts, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-090, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Counselor to the Secretary, Administrative Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2016; Transferring office; 10/16/2000 memorandum, Alers to Kurfehs; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
LaRiche, Jeffrey Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pachter, Marc Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Deputy Assistant Secretary for External Affairs. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Counselor to the Secretary for Electronic Media and Special Projects. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Creative Artists Agency Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Compact discs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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