Administrative Records,
2000, 2003, 2008-2016

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 19-201
Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture. Office of the Director
Dates:
2000, 2003, 2008-2016
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 the records documenting the activities and management of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) during the tenure of founding Director, Lonnie G. Bunch, 2005-2019. Topics covered include the design, development, and administration of the museum, acquisitions, programs, and exhibitions. Some records date from before the creation of the museum in 2003. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, floor plans, notes, meeting minutes, scripts, outlines, agendas, object lists, brochures, news clippings, budget reports, illustrations, and other related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-201, National Museum of African American History and Culture. Office of the Director, Administrative Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2032; Transferring office; 12/17/2015 memorandum, Milhoan to Thomas; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Bunch, Lonnie G. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Slavery and Freedom (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: Era of Segregation 1876-1968 (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Power of Place (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Making A Way Out of No Way (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Musical Crossroads (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cultural Expressions (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taking the Stage (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Visual Art and the American Experience (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
A Century in the Making: Building the National Museum of African American History and Culture (Exhibition) (2016- : Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Everyday Beauty: Selections from the Photography and Film Collection (Exhibition) (2017-2018: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African Americans -- History Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African Americans -- Social life and customs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Historical museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum directors Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum buildings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Educational aspects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Acquisitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrations Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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