Departmental Records,
1983-2005

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 10-184
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1983-2005
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records which document the tenures of Dave Warren, 1990-1991, and Douglas E. Evelyn, 1991-2005. These records document the role of the Deputy Director in their administrative duties overseeing cultural resources, the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC), public programs, public relations, and special events. Of particular note are materials related to the legislative history of the creation of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) and the opening of GGHC. Also represented in the collection is Rayna Green, Curator and Director of the American Indian Program, Division of Home and Community Life, National Museum of American History. Some records date from when the museum was known at the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation and was not yet part of the Smithsonian Institution.
Materials include correspondence; memoranda; reports; schedules; meeting agendas and minutes; brochures; grant records; floor plans; architectural drawings; color photographs; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-184, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Deputy Director, Departmental Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 07/15/2010 memorandum, Toda to Helms; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Evelyn, Douglas E., 1941- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Green, Rayna Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Warren, Dave. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian Program (National Museum of American History) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Home and Community Life. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cultural property Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum directors. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Educational aspects. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Special events. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Architectural drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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