Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 17-043
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2014-2016
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of two websites and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.
The "Museum on Main Street" website, crawled December 23, 2015, promotes a program of the same name which helps bring the Smithsonian Institution to small towns across America. The website includes information about traveling exhibitions as well as educational resources and docent handbooks for each exhibition. The website also includes guides for creating oral histories and exhibitions.
The "Stories from Main Street" website, crawled on December 23, 2015, allows the public to submit stories about their own experiences with life in America's small towns and communities. It includes information about the project and educational resources. This accession does not include submitted stories.
The "Stories from Main Street" blog, crawled on April 11, 2016, promotes the website of the same name. The blog launched in July 2014. Due to technical issues, some features in this accession do not function as expected.
Materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-043, Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service, Website Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service. Museums on Main Street Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum on Main Street (Website) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stories from Main Street (Website) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stories from Main Street (Blog) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Educational aspects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Web sites Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blogs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Traveling exhibitions 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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