Exhibition Records,
circa 1991-1993

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 94-064
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1991-1993
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the records of Richard J. Nicastro, who has served within the Department of Exhibits as Deputy Assistant Director, 1986-1988; Deputy Assistant Director for Exhibits, 1989; and Deputy Assistant Director for Exhibits and Public Programs, 1990- . Materials consist of correspondence and memoranda pertaining to National Museum of American History (NMAH) exhibit proposals, contracts, renovation projects, design production, conservation, and security; planning for the National Postal History and Philatelic Museum; the closing of the Hart House exhibit; special events at NMAH; financial support from outside the Smithsonian; upgrading the Hall of Armed Forces History; and plans for the exhibit Land of Promise: America in the 19th Century. These records also include FY 1992 budgetary files, information on labels for the exhibit Material World, and drawings of NMAH exhibition floors.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-064, National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits, Exhibition Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Nicastro, Richard J. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Hall of Armed Forces History Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Postal Museum (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hart House (Exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Land of Promise: America in the 19th Century (Proposed exhibition) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
A Material World (Exhibition) (1988-2002: Washington D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits 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
Drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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