Consists of correspondence between curators and administrators of the United States National Museum and the Smithsonian and with outside museums, manufacturers, professional societies, universities, government agencies, and indiviiduals documenting the activities of the Department of Arts and Industries, later named the Division of Engineering. Some correspondence also documents the activities of the Division of Mineral Technology.
Series Level Description
Alphabetic and chronologic
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520