Administrative Records,
1927, 1957-2002, 2008

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 09-257
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives. Smithsonian Photographic Services
Dates:
1927, 1957-2002, 2008
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of a variety of administrative records related to the operations and functions of SPS and includes records from when the office was known as the Office of Printing and Photographic Services (OPPS); the Office of Imaging, Printing, and Photographic Services (OIPPS); the Office of Imaging and Photographic Services (OIPS); and the Smithsonian Photographic Services (SPS). Staff represented includes James H. Wallace, Donna M. Greene, and John Jones. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, workshop materials, negative and slide number lists, cold storage surveys, organizational charts, user reports, collection policy studies, website records, and a black-and-white photograph. Some materials are in electronic format.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The Smithsonian Institution Archives, Smithsonian Photographic Services (SPS) provides electronic imaging, photography and printing services to advance the Smithsonian Institution's research, education and public services. To achieve this goal SPS conducts original studio and field photography to support exhibitions, publications, and publicity, as well as collection management and event documentation; distributes photographic images to the news media and the general public; and maintains archival storage of its photographic collections.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-257, Smithsonian Institution, Archives, Smithsonian Photographic Services, Administrative Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Wallace, Jim (James H.) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Greene, Donna M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jones, John Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Imaging, Printing, and Photographic Services Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Printing and Photographic Services Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Imaging and Photographic Services Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Photographic Services Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Archives -- Collection management Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photography Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Compact discs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electronic records Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Web sites Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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