Special Projects Records, 1985-1987

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Summary

Consists of records documenting special projects administered by the Special Assistant to the Director, Ruth Selig, 1985-1987, under Robert S. Hoffmann, Director, 1985-1988. Project include the McKinsey & Co. study of the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), the establishment of the NMNH Development Office, and preparation of the NMNH Guidebook.

Creator

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Special Assistant to the Director

Subject

  • Hoffmann, Robert S
  • Osterweis Selig, Ruth

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
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Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1985
  • 1985-1987

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

Natural history museums

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00012

Physical description

1 cu. ft. processed holdings