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Publications, 1959, 1973-2013

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Visitor Services
Title:
Publications, 1959, 1973-2013
Dates:
1973, 1973-2013, 1959, 1973-2013
Summary:
This accession consists of publications and other materials created by the Office of Visitor Services for distribution to volunteers and to the public as well as signage for the Smithsonian Institution on The Mall and for the information and membership desks in the various museums. The office was known as the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center (VIARC) through the end of 2011. Materials include forms, applications, brochures, flyers, reply cards, invitations, handbooks, photographs of signage, small signs, badges, greeting cards, bookmarks, floor plans, pamphlets, maps, press kits, newsletters, volunteer service pins, lanyards, and orientation videos. Supporting and administrative documentation is included with some publications, including correspondence, memoranda, original images, graphics, awards, blueprints, design files, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format
Topics:
Visitors' centers, Museums--Public relations, Museum publications
Subjects:
Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Form/Genre:
Brochures, Collection descriptions, Manuscripts, Newsletters, Pamphlets, Compact discs, Electronic records, Floppy disks, Architectural drawings, Floor plans, Maps, Ephemera, Black-and-white negatives, Black-and-white photographs, Color negatives, Color photographs, Color transparencies, Videotapes, Artifacts
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 14-034
Physical Description:
8.69 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Full Record:
http://siris-archives.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!363882~!0#focus

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