[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum. Administrative Officer
Dates:
1971-1978
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 350
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative and financial activities of the Exhibits Design and Production Laboratory during its planning, construction, and first years of operation. Records contain feasibility studies of the project, and correspondence and agreements about the acquisition of land for the facility. Also included are copies ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
1989-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-188
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the organization, design, and promotion of exhibits. Exhibits documented in these records include Angles of Repose: A Garden Exhibition of Central Park Benches, Under the Sun: An Outdoor Exhibition of Light, Design for Life: A Centennial Celebration, Power of maps, Opulent Eye of Alexander ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Office of Public Programs
Dates:
1985-2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-119
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the organization, design, and promotion of exhibits. Exhibits represented in these records include: Power of maps, Under the Sun: An Outdoor Exhibition of Light, and Catalan Spirit: Gaudi and His Contemporaries. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, research notes and materials, gran...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1970-2006
Size:
2.76 cu. ft. (4 16x20 boxes) (103 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of drawings documenting the planning and design of exhibitions and other projects by the Office of Exhibits Central (OEC). OEC designs exhibitions for the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service as well as for Smithsonian Institution museums and units without internal exhibition design offices or which need...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Design and Exhibition
Dates:
1980, 1985-1986
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-235
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Patrick H. Sears, Head Exhibits Designer, documenting the construction of the South Quadrangle and the installation design of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Materials include project proposals, color slides of past projects done by contractors, written specifications, and progress ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
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 ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Design and Exhibition
Dates:
1984-1993
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Patrick H. Sears, Head Exhibits Designer, documenting the survey of the Freer Gallery of Art building and the concept development for portions of the Freer Gallery of Art building renovation. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, rejected type sketches, and clippings.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1983, 1986-1990
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-085
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of edited exhibition scripts, outlines, and designs for mostly Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES); memoranda to and from other bureaus within the Smithsonian Institution; correspondence between curators and exhibition designers; drawings, sketches and architectural and electrical designs for...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1976-1978, 1982-1983, and undated
Size:
4 oversize folders.
Collection ID:
Accession 07-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by exhibition designer Buddy Speight documenting the planning and design of Smithsonian Institution exhibitions as well as traveling exhibitions produced by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). SITES exhibitions documented include "Divine Favor, Human Vows: ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
1988-1995
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of records that document the concept, design, and installation of the Environmental Awareness Program's (EAP) traveling exhibition Ocean Planet, which opened at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) on April 22, 1995. The exhibit, which is meant to heighten the public's awareness of conservation i...

Found In