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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Curatorial Department
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) curatorial office for the exhibitions The West as America: Reinterpreting Images of the Frontier, 1820-1920 (March 15-July 7, 1991) and Thomas Cole: Landscape into History (March 18-August 7, 1994, at NMAA venue). William Truettner, Senior Curator at NMAA...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museums
Dates:
1987-1989
Size:
1.19 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the bicentennial of the French Revolution exhibition and events. Materials include exhibit scripts, press releases, official project packages, applications for facilities for special events, request for building service forms, and correspondence/memoranda referring to language translations ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-290
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of four websites maintained by the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) as they existed in June and July 2011. The education section of the main NMNH website, crawled on June 2, 2011, provides information about field trip planning, teacher workshops, and volunteer opportunities as well as lesson plans, activity wo...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1975-1992
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting projects, events, exhibitions, and internal and external communications of the Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, clippings, handouts, scripts, planning documents, floor plans, theme statements, and notes.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
2015-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Twitter posts, known as tweets, using the hashtag #ObjectProject between July 1, 2015, and March 7, 2017. This hashtag was promoted by the National Museum of American History for tweets related to the exhibition "Object Project." The tweets were exported as a spreadsheet and include both tweets by the museum and...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Historical Resources
Dates:
1995-2000
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the activities of the Office of Historical Resources, which was made up of the Department of History and the Department of Collections Management Services. The primary subject of these records is departmental retreats which were held to establish collecting and exhibition priorities. Materials ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1967-2001
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting incoming loans for exhibitions at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; loan agreements and contracts; condition reports; object disposition forms and lists; exhibition installation and design information, brochures, and scripts; damage ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
FY 1995-FY 2002
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting design, printing, repair, and construction projects performed by the Office of Exhibits Central for museums and units, including the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service; the Office of the Secretary; the National Museum of Natural History; the National Museum of American History; ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1972-1992
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the tenures of directors Daniel J. Boorstin (1969-1973), Brooke Hindle (1974-1978), and Roger G. Kennedy (1979-1992). The records consist mostly of Collections Committee records pertaining to purchases, loans, and gifts; minutes of meetings; insurance claims; budget, appropriations, and audit reports; inventories; ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Public Information Officer
Dates:
circa 1969-1991 and undated, with material from 1959
Size:
11 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (20 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 416
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were created and collected by Thomas R. Harney and primarily document exhibitions, research, and public programs at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). They include news releases, photographs, newspaper clippings, brochures, and related materials concerning permanent and special exhibitions at NMNH; a biographical ...

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