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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 464

National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director

Staff Meeting Records, 1972-1983

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Title: Staff Meeting Records
Dates: 1972-1983
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Record Unit 464
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records primarily consist of minutes of the meetings, notes, memoranda, correspondence and other data for the monthly staff meetings. Some materials date to when the museum was known as the National Collection of Fine Arts.

Historical Note

The position of Staff Meeting Coordinator was created by director Joshua C. Taylor in 1973 to coordinate attendance and the agendas of staff meetings, a duty which had previously been carried out by the Agenda Committee. Andrea Brown served as Staff Meeting Coordinator until 1977. She was succeeded by Raylene Decator and Kristin Olive, who held the position until 1983. Margy Sharpe served as Staff Meeting Coordinator in 1983, when the position was apparently abolished.

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Descriptive Entry

These records primarily consist of minutes of the meetings, notes, memoranda, correspondence and other data for the monthly staff meetings.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 464, National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director, Staff Meeting Records

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Container List

Box 1

Agenda Committee Log, 1972-1977

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General staff meetings and questionnaires, 1974-1975

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Staff art exhibition - Andi Brown, Conservation, 1974-1976

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Staff art exhibition, 1982

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General staff meetings, 1983

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List of past speakers and subject ideas for future meetings, 1978-1982

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Staff exhibition information, letters to and from speakers, general staff meetings, 1980-1982

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Correspondence with speakers, 1977-1980

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