Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 575
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs
Subject Files, 1975, 1978, 1980-1986
This record unit documents the work of the Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs, Paul N. Perrot, over a substantial period of his tenure and the tenure of his successor, William N. Richards. Records concern issues of general Smithsonian Institution administration and policy, as well as more specific topics dealing with specific museums and Smithsonian programs. Among the subjects documented are planning for the Quadrangle Museum project, the work of the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, and the National Museum Act of 1966.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Perrot, Paul N.
- Richards, William N., Jr.
- Smithsonian Institution. Quadrangle Museum Project
- Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
- National Museum Act Program
- Smithsonian Institution -- Administration
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 575, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs, Subject Files