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Record Unit 605,  Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Consultant to the Secretary (Frank A. Taylor),  Project Records, 1969-1980

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Consultant to the Secretary (Frank A. Taylor)
Title: Project Records
Dates: 1969-1980
Quantity: 0.4 linear meter.
Collection: Record Unit 605
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records document Frank A. Taylor's work as both Consultant to Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, and as Research Associate for the Office of Museum Programs. Included are correspondence, memoranda, reports, handwritten notes, budgets, and newspaper clippings regarding four major projects: the Mid-American Center, Arkansas; the Smithsonian Museum Support Facility; the Director search, National Museum of History and Technology; and proposals for the last museum site on the Mall.

Descriptive Entry

These records document Frank A. Taylor's work as both Consultant to Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, and as Research Associate for the Office of Museum Programs. Included are correspondence, memoranda, reports, handwritten notes, budgets, and newspaper clippings regarding four major projects: the Mid-American Center, Arkansas; the Smithsonian Museum Support Facility; the Director search, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT); and proposals for the last museum site on the Mall.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 605, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Consultant to the Secretary (Frank A. Taylor), Project Records

Container List

Box 1

Folders 1-3 Mid-American Center, 1969-1980

Box 1 of 1

Folders 4-7 Museum Support Facility, 1972-1978

Box 1 of 1

Folders 8-10 Director Search, NMHT, 1977-1979

Box 1 of 1

Folders 11-12 Last Site on the Mall, 1977. Parts I and II.

Box 1 of 1