Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 14-025
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture
Dates:
1988-2010
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture (OUSHAC). Prior to April 14, 2008, the functions of OUSHAC were carried out by the Office of the Under Secretary for History and Culture and the Office of the Under Secretary for Art. The majority of records were created by Richard Kurin, Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture, 2009- ; Acting Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture, 2008-2009; Acting Under Secretary for History and Culture, 2007-2008; and Acting Director for National Programs, 2004-2007. Earlier records were inherited from his predecessors in similar positions. Topics documented include administration, governance, planning, special programs, major exhibitions, and external affairs. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, agreements, budget materials, policies, planning documents, and related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-025, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture, Subject Files
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 10/23/2013 memorandum, Wright to Burrell-Jones; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Kurin, Richard, 1950- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History and Culture Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for Art Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Director for National Programs Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Historical museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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