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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-243
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden website as it existed on June 30, 2011. The website includes information about visiting, exhibitions, collections, donating, and public and school programs as well as podcasts, educational activity packets, press releases, and a history of the museum. Materials are in electro...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1996-2009
Size:
14.19 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-371
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Lemelson Center exhibition, Invention at Play. This exhibition was structured as an interactive exhibition that examined the similarities between the ways children and adults play and the creative processes used by innovators in science and technology. Opening in 2002, Invention at Play...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-002
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This show featured 36 portraits--27 oil paintings and 9 color photo reproductions--selected from the Harmon Foundation collection, from the National Portrait Gallery, as well as biographical information and memorabilia. Likenesses of blacks who made significant contributions in the fields of civil rights, law, education, medicine, the military, and the arts are on display. Included are Marian Anderson, Joe Lewis, W.E.B. duBois, Thurgood Marshall, George Washington Carver, Charles Drew, William Ayres Campbell, and Richard Barthe. It was exhibited at the Anacostia Neigborhood Museum from April 17, 1983 to August 21, 1983.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Dates:
2005-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 18-258
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). The SAAM website, crawled twice on August 30, 2017, provides information about the museum and its collections, exhibitions, educational programs, and research programs. It also includes press releases and resources for teachers and stu...

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Dates:
2005-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (2 half document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9619
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. P...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1991-1992
bulk 1992
Size:
110 Sound cassettes
1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-034
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

In 1992, The Anacostia Cmmunity Museum celebrated its 25th anniversary. In the year leading up to that event, oral history interviews with individuals engaged in the community and museum activities were gathered to document the workings of the Museum and help prepare for the 25th anniversary exhibition. All interviews were recorded on audiocassette...

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Creators:
Crouch, Tom D.
Dates:
1942-1946, 1962-2016
Size:
3.03 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the personal papers of Tom D. Crouch, a senior curator of aeronautics at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Crouch joined the curatorial staff at NASM in 1974 to assist with preparing exhibitions for the opening of the museum in 1976. In 1985, he transferred to the National Museum of American History (NMAH) ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Dates:
2008-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-145
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Portrait Gallery website and the "Face to Face" blog as they existed on January 23, 2015. The main National Portrait Gallery website includes information on exhibitions, visiting, educational activities, and publications. The website also includes the online exhibition "Picturing Business in America: ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology
Dates:
1923-2004
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the work of Museum Specialist Robert W. Purdy. Materials include correspondence and records documenting collections management, exhibitions, websites, specimen loans, media productions and related activities of the Department of Paleobiology. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Harithas, James
Levy, Sandra Curtis
Dates:
1979 Mar. 16-May 17
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
106 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.harith79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Harithas conducted 1979 Mar. 16- 1979 May 17, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art.

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