This accession consists of records that document Smithsonian Institution contributing membership and appeal activities of the Office of Membership and Development. The records primarily consist of contributing membership appeal final reports; and sample appeal mailings which include promotional memoranda, brochures, and donation forms.
This accession consists of newsletters published by the research division of the Office of Membership and Development from November 1987 to November 1989. Written for the Development Officers' Committee (DOC) of the Smithsonian Institution and for other development personnel of the Institution, the newsletter contains minutes of DOC, announcements, and news concerning …
Contributing Membership Program Correspondence
This accession consists of records that document Smithsonian Institution individual contributing members' responses to the controversial Enola Gay exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum.
This accession consists mostly of information copies of reports submitted by Smithsonian Institution bureaus (including the National Museum of American History, Anacostia Neighborhood Museum [ANM], Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies [CBCES], National Museum of American Art [NMAA], and National Museum of Natural History) documenting activities, mostly exhibitions, funded by …
This accession consists of microfiche copies of memoranda and correspondence concerning the activity of Smithsonian Institution bureaus seeking outside Trust Funds for projects. Box 1 contains one set of silver halide microfiche (MASTER SET); Box 2 contains two duplicate sets of diazo microfiche (REFERENCE SETS). Researchers should only use Box 2 (diazo version …
These records contain reports and memoranda describing the museum's membership operation and document the selection and operation of automated mailing and tracking systems. Samples of solicitations and data from periodic membership drives are included, as are membership statistics and financial reports.
This accession consists of the newly redesigned "Giving" website created and administered by the Office of Development. The website, which is the April 2009 edition, is for soliciting online donations; it includes information about contributing membership, gifts of objects, and corporate support that would benefit the Smithsonian Institution.
This accession consists of the James Smithson Society website as it existed in April 2005. The James Smithson Society, administered by the Office of Development, is the Smithsonian Institution's premier membership program. The website includes information about the Society, its benefits, and how to donate.
These records document the work of the Development Office for the exhibition, "Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age," which explored computers and flight, and the Glennan-Webb-Seamans Project to establish a clearinghouse on sources for studying space history and to encourage scholarship in, and preservation of, these sources. The …
This accession consists of records from the Office of the Treasurer which was disbanded on December 17, 1990, and was reorganized under the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Finance. Records contain Treasurer's files and related records pertaining to different offices, bureaus, museums, projects, including food service operations inaugural activities …