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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1974-2004
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-239
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Museum of Natural History's docent program. The docents in this program are responsible for helping visitors enjoy and explore the museum's exhibitions; assisting with school programs; delivering hands-on activities and programs; shaping visitors' experiences ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education
Dates:
circa 1989-2017
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-272
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting docent activities of the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (FSG), Department of Education. Topics covered include evaluations, tours, recruitment, training, events, docent feedback, meetings, mentorship, and schedules. Materials include correspondence, news clippings, notes, infor...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1978-1995
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting events and meetings at the National Air and Space Museum, including introductions to special viewings of films, staff meetings, and docent award events. Materials include audiocassettes. Some cassettes are recordings of film soundtracks.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Dates:
FY 1992-FY 2011
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of memoranda distributed by the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center to its volunteers and docents regarding policies, procedures, events, and other pertinent information and updates.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Dates:
FY 1999-FY 2010
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-202
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of memoranda distributed by the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center to its volunteers and docents regarding policies, procedures, events, and other pertinent information and updates.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1977-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Natural Enquirer: Newsletter of the Naturalist Center," published by the Office of Education for docents serving the Naturalist Center. It includes information on training, Naturalist Center events, and docent-specific activities at the National Museum of Natural History. It also includes ane...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Education Volunteers Advisory Board
Dates:
1975-1978, 1982-1998
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-240
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1973-2015
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-289
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Margery Gordon, Education Specialist at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), 1984-2015, and at the National Museum of American Art (formerly the National Collection of Fine Arts), 1973-1984, documenting the development and execution of educational and public programs. ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Education
Dates:
1973-1986
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 514
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include a series of audiotapes produced to train the first class of docents for HMSG's opening in 1974, as well as similar tapes prepared in later years. In addition, the records document special programs and projects designed for children. Correspondence dealing with relations with the broader Washington and national arts c...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Education
Dates:
circa 1974-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-169
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographic materials documenting the educational programs and events developed by the Department of Education. Some materials also document Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden staff and docents, including museum-sponsored docent trips.

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