Subject Files,
circa 1968-1988

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 367
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Public Service
Dates:
circa 1968-1988
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
20.1 linear meters.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records document the activities of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service in the 1970s and 1980s, with a small amount of material dating back to 1968. The records concern the offices reporting to the Assistant Secretary for Public Service, including the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, the Smithsonian Institution Press, the Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian Magazine, the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, the Office of Symposia and Seminars, the Resident Associates, the Division of Performing Arts, the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, the Office of Telecommunications, the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, and the Visitors' Information and Associates' Reception Center. The relations of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service with other Smithsonian offices are also well documented. Also included is material on the Aditi Exhibition, and the Festival of India.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Julian T. Euell was named Acting, and then Assistant Secretary for Public Service in 1973. He held the position until 1983, when Peter Seitel succeeded him and served for a year. Ralph Rinzler held the office, 1984- .

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 367, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Public Service, Subject Files

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rinzler, Ralph. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Euell, Julian Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seitel, Peter 1942- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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