Special Projects Records, 1960-1999

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Consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, and related materials documenting special projects administered by Catherine Kerby, Staff Assistant to the Director, Special Assistant to the Director, Assistant Director for Special Projects, and Associate Director for Special Projects, 1976- . Projects concern the development of the National Museum of the American Indian, the movement of National Museum of Natural History collections to the Museum Support Center, and the Smithsonian Marine Station at Link Port.


  • Kerby, Catherine
  • Smithsonian Institution Marine Station at Link Port
  • Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center


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Addl. KW Subjects

(SIA RS00002)



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1960
  • 1960-1999

Restrictions & Rights

Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details


Natural history museums


  • Manuscripts
  • Newsletters
  • Audiotapes
  • Videotapes
  • Drawings
  • Floor plans
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs

Local number

SIA RS00013

Physical description

  • 4 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • 9 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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