Exhibition Records,
1971-2007

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 18-273
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits Design Department
Dates:
1971-2007
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of a central set of scripts for new exhibitions, revisions to existing exhibitions, and proposed exhibitions at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Some records document NASM exhibits at the Arts and Industries building before the museum had its own building as well as exhibits at NASM's Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility. In addition to scripts, materials include memoranda, design mock-ups, interview transcripts, floor plans, background materials, and related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-273, National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits Design Department, Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 11/2/2016 memorandum, Wright to Mowry; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Paul E. Garber Preservation, Restoration, and Storage Facility Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Pioneers of Flight Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). Flight and the Arts Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Enola Gay (Exhibition) (1995-1998: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vertical Flight (Exhibition) (1976-1994: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
General Aviation (Exhibition) (1976-1983: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibition Flight (Exhibition) (1976-1980: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Life in the Universe (Exhibition) (1976-1979: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flight Testing (Exhibition) (1975-1995: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Satellites (and Sounding Rockets) (Exhibition) (1976-1985: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Benefits from Flight (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stars (Exhibition) (1983-1997: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rocketry and Space Flight (Exhibition) (1976-2008: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Balloons and Airships (Exhibition) (1976-1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World War I Aviation (Exhibition) (1976-1987: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Where Next, Columbus? (Exhibition) (1992-2002: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
At the Controls: The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum Looks at Cockpits (Exhibition) (2002: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Looping the Loop: Posters of Early Flight (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Star Wars: The Magic of Myth (Exhibition) (1997-1999: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flights of Fancy: Photographs by Jacques-Henri Lartigue, 1904-1922 (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flight Time Barbie: Dolls from the Popular Culture Collection of the National Air and Space Museum (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
"Blueprint for Space" from Collier's Magazine (Exhibition) (1993-1994: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aerial Inspirations: Silk Batiks by Mary Edna Fraser (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Star Trek (Exhibition) (1992-1993: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art of the Cosmic Age (Exhibition) (1991-1992: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings and Things by Rowland Emett (Exhibition) (1989-1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aeropittura Futurista: Images of Flight in Italian Art (1913-1942) (Exhibition) (1989: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Horizons: Paintings and Drawings by Robert Taylor (Exhibition) (1988-1989: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Into the Sunlit Splendor: The Aviation Art of William S. Phillips (Exhibition) (1987-1988: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Earth Views (Exhibition) (1986-1987: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fire and Ice: A History of Comets in Art (Exhibition) (1985-1986: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Art of Rober McCall (Exhibition) (1984-1985: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
At Home in the Sky: The Aviation Art of Frank Wootton (Exhibition) (1983-1984: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Artist and the Space Shuttle (Exhibition) (1982-1983: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Assignment: Aviation (Exhibition) (1981-1982: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The S. S. (Space Ship) Pussiewillow II (Exhibition) (1980-1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Our Beautiful Earth: The View from Air and Space (Exhibition) (1979-1981: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flight Technology (Exhibition) (1976-1988: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age (Exhibition) (1989-2011: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Voyage: A Journey Through Our Solar System (Exhibition) (2001- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
R. G. Smith: The Old Master of the Sky (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Violent Universe (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Monitoring Amazonia from Space (Exhibition) (1993-1994: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Gulf War: Air Power in Operation Desert Storm (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World Aerobatic Championship Trophies (Exhibition) (1989-1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Magellan Venus Probe Video (Exhibition) (1990: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Neptune Encounter with the Voyager (Exhibition) (1989: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
QN: The Time Traveler (Exhibition) (1986-1988: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Second Great International Paper Airplane Contest Winners (Exhibition) (1985-1986: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Space Tools (Exhibition) (1985: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Preservation of the Wright Flyer (Exhibition) (1985: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aerial Firefighting (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
25 Years of Space Exploration (Exhibition) (1982-1983: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aerial Aircraft Carriers (Exhibition) (1981-1984: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
10th Anniversary of Apollo 11 (Exhibition) (1979-1980: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aerospace Medicine (Exhibition) (1979: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Question Mark and the Growth of Aerial Refueling (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wernher von Braun (Exhibition) (1978: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Air Traffic Control (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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