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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
circa 1960-1992
Size:
31 cu. ft. (31 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 403
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records focus almost exclusively on the operations of the Archives of American Art after its transfer to the Smithsonian Institution in 1970, with only a few inclusions from its earlier days. The materials document the work of the central AAA office in Washington, D.C., and include records of Richard N. Murray, Director, 1983-1987; ...

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Creators:
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
Dates:
2005-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials concerning Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) annual meetings, publications, finances, elections, and committees. Materials include correspondence, minutes, newsletters and other serial publications, photographs, videotapes, compact disks, and other related materials documenti...

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Creators:
Smithsonian's America/Japan Project
Dates:
circa 1991-1994
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the creation of "The Smithsonian's America: An Exhibition on American History and Culture" for the American Festival Japan '94. Materials include correspondence with sponsors such as the Media International Corporation and the Japan Broadcasting Corporation, also known as NHK; staff memoranda; ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1970-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-243
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Registrar's activities in various National Zoological Park (NZP) programs during the tenure of Judith Block, Registrar, 1977-present. Records include meeting minutes and notes; records documenting the Zoo's Special Care Unit (Hand Rearing); files concerning videotape projects, including gian...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1975, 1984-1985, 1989, 1992
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of audiocassette recordings of speakers at many of the colloquia, seminars, and workshops sponsored by the Kellogg Project.

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian
Dates:
1988-1996
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document exhibitions at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Exhibitions documented include Indians as Children See Them; Tutavoh: Learning the Hopi Way; All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture; This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Public Programs
Dates:
1968-1992
Size:
41 cu. ft. (41 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 584
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records mostly consist of staff correspondence and memoranda documenting administrative and program-oriented activities of the Department of Public Programs. The records pertain to fundraising, social history lectures and seminars, the Senior Series Program, budget, educational outreach proposals, grant information, planning for the...

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Creators:
American Association of Museums
Dates:
1906-1985
Size:
43 cu. ft. (43 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7450
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:
Washington Conservation Guild
Dates:
1967-2006
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7477
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Washington Conservation Guild (WGC) is a nonprofit organization of conservation professionals, based in Washington, D.C. While serving primarily as a forum for exchange of information among its members, the Guild also seeks to help non-conservators learn more about caring for their own art and artifacts. This collection includes newslette...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
circa 1979-1985
Size:
10.58 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 455
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of audiotaped and videotaped interviews primarily conducted by Alison R. Abelson. In addition to extensive interviews with sculptor Reuben Nakian, the records also include interviews with former curator Jacob Kainen by Joshua C. Taylor, as well as various tapes on other art subjects, some produced by groups outside ...

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