Query: National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Director's Records
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. George Gustav Heye Center. Office of the Director
Dates:
1979-2014
Size:
7.01 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by John Haworth, Director, George Gustav Heye Center, National Museum of the American Indian. Haworth was appointed Director in 1994 and retired from the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in 2017. Located in New York City, the George Gustav Heye (GGHC) was …

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in Accession 18-163 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Board of Trustees Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Dates:
1994-2004
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the National Museum of the American (NMAI) Board of Trustees and the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) Board of Directors. Materials include board policies, lists of members and committees, meeting logistics, transcripts, original minutes, mission statements, organizational charts, by-laws, proposals, memoranda and correspondence …

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in Accession 04-134 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Departmental Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1990-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative records of the Deputy Director of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Douglas E. Evelyn. Materials include chronological files, 1990-1991; incoming correspondence, memoranda, and brochures, 1992-1994; outgoing correspondence, 1992-1994; travel reports, 1992-1994; budgetary files; information pertaining to the George Gustave Heye Center (GGHC), NMAI museum design …

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in Accession 96-173 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
William A. Newcombe and George Gustav Heye photographs from British Columbia
Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Newcombe, William A.
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Dates:
bulk 1934-1938
1912-1913
1929
Size:
45 Photographic prints (Silver Gelatin DOP)
20 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs shot by William A. Newcombe during three collecting trips to British Columbia with George Gustav Heye, director of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Between 1934 and 1938 Newcombe and Heye collected and photographed among the collecting ethnographic materials from the Saanich, Esquimalt, Cowichan, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), Snuneymuxw (Nanaimo), and Nuxalk (Bellacoola) communities.

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in NMAI.AC.001.051 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Board of Trustees Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Dates:
2001-2005
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the National Museum of the American (NMAI) Board of Trustees and the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) Board of Directors. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, board policies, lists of members and committees, meeting logistics, transcripts, original minutes, mission statements, organizational charts, by-laws, proposals …

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in Accession 12-082 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Dates:
1890-1998
Size:
400 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These records document the governance and programmatic activities of the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation (MAI) from its inception in 1904 until its sublimation by the Smithsonian Institution in 1990. The types of materials present in this collection include personal and institutional correspondence, individual subject files, minutes and annual reports, financial ledgers, legal records, expedition field notes, research notes, catalog and object lists, publications, clippings, flyers, maps, photographs, negatives and audio-visual materials. These materials span a varied range of subjects relating to the activities of the museum which are more fully described on the series level.

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in NMAI.AC.001 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Visitor Comments
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. George Gustav Heye Center. Education Department
Dates:
1991-1997
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of visitor survey records which document feedback by visitors to the National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center. The surveys were conducted by the Education Department and cover comments regarding exhibitions, the Expressive Culture Series programs, and other aspects of the visitors' experience. Also …

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in Accession 09-178 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Publicity Records
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. George Gustav Heye Center. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1960, 1965, 1971-1979, 1984-2014
Size:
8.08 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that publicize exhibitions, acquisitions, events, lectures, and other related public programs of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC). Topics covered include the museum design, construction, American Indian tribe news, media coverage, events, exhibitions, and NMAI news. Materials include …

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in Accession 18-141 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Young Productions videotape collection
Creators:
Young Productions, Inc.
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
7 Videocassettes (Betacam)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.076
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 7 Betacam videocassettes depicting the Museum of the American Indian (MAI) in New York City. The tapes were produced by JoAnn Young of Young Productions in New Jersey, circa 1984-1985, for a television series called, Only One New York on WNYC-TV.

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in NMAI.AC.076 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors
Field photographs from Seneca Nation Reservations in Pennsylvania and New York
Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Sinclair, David
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Dates:
1939 October
Size:
22 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.055
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photography taken by George Heye, Joseph Keppler, David Sinclair and William Stiles during a trip to the Cornplanter Reservation in Pennsylvania and Onondaga, Allegheny, Cattaraugus, Tuscarora, and Tonawanda Reservations in New York October 1939.

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in NMAI.AC.001.055 for National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center. Board of Directors