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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
1977-1988
Size:
1.75 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Exhibition Committee files, including minutes, agendas, notes, budget drafts, Schedules, and proposals.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs
Dates:
circa 1960-1971
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of drawings documenting early exhibitions at the Museum of History and Technology, including the Hall of Tools, the Hall of Vehicles, and the Halls of Medical Sciences. Some displays for the Halls of Medical Sciences were first exhibited in the Arts and Industries Building. A few materials document an exhibition on...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs
Dates:
circa 1966-1973
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images documenting aspects of exhibitions throughout the Smithsonian Institution that were designed by John R. Clendening, Designer, Office of Exhibits Programs. The majority of exhibitions designed by Clendening during this time period were for the Museum of History and Technology and the National Air and Space ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central, Exhibits Editor's Office
Dates:
1948-1978
Size:
12.2 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 90
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Exhibit scripts are the textual component of exhibits. These records document the production of labels and other text that accompany Smithsonian exhibits, and deal with matters of concept, design, scope, and style. The records occasionally contain photographs, brochures, memoranda and correspondence with curators, exhibits specialists, an...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1954-1979
Size:
10.49 linear meters and oversize.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 503
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Curatorial Affairs
Dates:
1983-2014
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-272
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

nsists of records that document the work of the Office of Curatorial Affairs (OCA) in coordinating and planning exhibitions and programs. A program documented was the colloquium co-sponsored by the National Museum of American History and the American Association of Museums (now American Alliance of Museums) on collections planning. The co...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service, Office of the Director
Dates:
1980-1987
Size:
0.8 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 488
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of administrative subject files, which include information on corporate and program development, public affairs, the CBS software project, International Council on Museums, exhibitions, education, general administration, and correspondence with the Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs, as well as general correspondence...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Curatorial Affairs
Dates:
1994-2011
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the oversight and review process at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) in regards to exhibitions, public programs, symposia, websites, productions, and performances. In particular, the activities of the Exhibitions and Program Committee (EPC) which was created in 1996. The EPC ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1921-1973
Size:
38 cu. ft. (76 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 190
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records contained in this record unit are essentially those of Frank A. Taylor in his capacity as Director, United States National Museum (1962-1971) and Director General of Museums (1968-1971). However, some records as Chairman of the Exhibits Modernization Committee (1943-1959) and Director of the National Museum of History and Technolog...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs
Dates:
1971-1972
Size:
1 oversize folder.
Collection ID:
Accession 05-120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of architectural drawings documenting the exhibit "World War I Fighters." This exhibit opened in the Arts & Industries Building in 1972 as one of the first exhibits for the National Air and Space Museum. Many of these materials were created by Louis S. Casey. Materials include architectural drawings, exhibit layout...

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