This accession consists of records that document the activities of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Records include American Library Association materials, correspondence, a vertical file, and acquisitions and exchanges from the early 20th Century.
Thomas R. Schiff Panoramic Photoprints
Twenty color inkjet prints of panoramic photographs by Thomas R. Schiff, depicting American architecture, including interior and exterior views, and street scenes.
Archives Center Shopping Bag Collection
Shopping bags from a variety of businesses, including department stores, museums, book stores, libraries, hotels, banks, and specialty shops. Additional material will be added to this collection periodically.
This accession consists of records that document the grant funding of the member research centers of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. The funds awarded come from the United States Department of State, Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA), the United States Department of Education, The Andrew W …
This accession consists of videotapes collected by the Museum Studies and Reference Library related to the Smithsonian Institution (SI), including video produced by SI units; video of events and activities of SI units and staff; and news segments about SI.
Branch Library Correspondence
This accession consists of records created by Janet L. Stanley, Branch Librarian, 1979- , documenting the activities of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries, National Museum of African Art Branch. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence with the public, Smithsonian Institution staff, publishers, and other individuals and organizations.
This accession consists of records documenting the history, administration, and activities of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Library and its first librarian, Anna Brooke, who retired in 2016. The Library was established in approximately 1969 in New York City before moving to Washington, D.C., and ultimately into the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture …
This accession consists of monthly and annual reports, miscellaneous files of the Director, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, files on the National Museum of History and Technology's Association of Curators, and library responses to Secretarial correspondence.
Monthly Narrative Reports
This accession consista of monthly narrative reports of activities by library office heads. Most are at the divisional level, e.g. National Museum of American History, National Air and Space Museum, but some are from sections, and some cover administrative sections of the library such as Original Cataloging or Reference and …
This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, and reports pertaining to the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution exhibitions, and files of Jean Chandler Smith.