Exhibition Records,
2009-2012

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 14-162
Creators:
National Postal Museum
Dates:
2009-2012
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.69 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that document the planning, design, and fundraising for the William H. Gross Stamp Gallery at the National Postal Museum (NPM). Named for its primary benefactor, the Gallery is the world's largest gallery dedicated to philately. The 12,000 square feet of gallery space is divided into six thematic areas, highlighting items from the museum's collections and includes interactive displays. Also included is a brochure for the first exhibition within the gallery, "Favorite Finds." Materials include a request for proposal; planning, concept, and schematic documents and drawings; floor plans; opening day materials; auction catalogs; and brochures.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-162, National Postal Museum , Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2029; Transferring office; 09/25/2013 memorandum, Toda to O'Donnell; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Gross, William H. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Favorite Finds (Exhibition) (2013-2014: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stamp collecting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fund raising Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postal museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Books Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architectural drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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