Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 13-187
Creators:
Smithsonian Latino Center
Dates:
2006-2013
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of three websites and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Latino Center as they existed on March 18, 2013.
The main Smithsonian Latino Center website provides information about the Center as well as Latino programs, educational resources, collections, and exhibitions across the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes online exhibitions.
The "Creating the Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) in Second Life" blog serves to document the development of the LVM as well as invite open dialogue in the process and production of virtual world building in Second Life. The blog was opened in November 2006 and has been inactive since March 2012.
The "LVM Interactive Archive" website is the convergent media archive exploring Latino identity and connecting communities through trans-media experiences. It includes multimedia educational resources.
The "Musica del Pueblo" website consists of an online exhibition presenting Latino and Latin American music and allowing visitors to explore the fuller meaning of traditional music.
Materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-187, Smithsonian Latino Center, Website Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Smithsonian Latino Center. Latino Virtual Museum. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Musica del Pueblo (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Southern Identity: Contemporary Argentine Art (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Posters from the Division of Community Education (DIVEDCO) of Puerto Rico, 1949-1989 (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexican Treasures of the Smithsonian (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Legacy: Spain and the United States in the Age of Independence, 1763-1848 (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Antonio: 25 Years of Creative Collaboration (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Panama at the Smithsonian (Online exhibition) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Creating the Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) in Second Life (Blog) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
LVM Interactive Archive (Website) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Web sites Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blogs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hispanic Americans Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Latin Americans Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Second Life (Game) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Music -- Latin America Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hispanic Americans -- Music Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electronic records Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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