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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.38 cu. ft. (2 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs of a model of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT). Which was consequently known as the National Museum of History and Technology and now the National Museum of American History.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Dept. of History of Technology
Dates:
1932-1980
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and memoranda concerning the administration and activities of the Department. Also included are invoices, curatorial papers, and administrative records.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Office of the Director
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
4.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 285
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Offices of the Director and Deputy Director, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) maintained these photographs as a reference file. The majority of the photographs document the history of NMHT and its predecessors; included are views of exhibits, buildings, events, and some specimens.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Steering Committee for the History of Science and Technology
Dates:
circa 1968-1972
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 511
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence and memoranda of the Chairmen, research appointment contracts, minutes of meetings, budgetary information, and research program announcements.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Dept. of National History
Dates:
1956-1979
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of memoranda from the Chairman's office of the Department of National and Military History, incoming and outgoing correspondence from Edgar M. Howell, and administrative files from the Department of National and Military History, renamed the Department of National History in 1979. Correspondents include Robert P. M...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology
Dates:
1956
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an architectural model of the Museum of History and Technology building, dated July 12, 1956, and labeled "Scheme D." Also included are two smaller models, probably used to show the massing of the building on the site.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Division of Costume and Furnishings
Dates:
1972-1974
Size:
0.4 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 519
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records chiefly consist of curatorial responses to public inquiries. Included is correspondence from private collectors, museum curators, clothing manufacturers, college professors, historical associations, and individuals.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Office of the Director
Dates:
1944-1975
Size:
13.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records partially cover the administration of Alexander Wetmore and A. Remington Kellogg as directors of the United States National Museum; more fully the tenures of Frank A. Taylor, John C. Ewers and Robert P. Multhauf, as directors of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT); and Daniel J. Boorstin and Brooke Hindle, as directors ...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Division of Historic Archeology
Dates:
1953-1969
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes newspaper clippings, articles, and selections from publications documenting the curatorial and maritime research activities of Mendel Peterson, primarily with regard to his interest in underwater historic archeology and expeditions to shipwreck sites. Also includes some correspondence.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Preindustrial Cultural History
Dates:
1958-1973
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records that document the curatorial activities of the Division of the Growth of the United States in the Museum of History and Technology, which was later renamed the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials primarily include the correspondence and memoranda of Peter C. Welsh, Curator; Anne Castrodale ...

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