Exhibition Records, 1943-1984

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Summary

Consists of records documenting exhibition planning, development, and production in the Division of Ceramics and Glass at the National Museum of American History, and when the museum was known as the National Museum of History and Technology and the Museum of History and Technology, respectively. Staff represented in these records include curators Paul Vickers Gardner, Susan H. Myers, and J. Jefferson Miller. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; research notes; installation records; Hall of Ceramics information; scripts; and floor plans.

Subject

  • Gardner, Paul Vickers 1908-1994
  • Myers, Susan H
  • Miller, J. Jefferson
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) Hall of Ceramics
  • National Museum of History and Technology
  • Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)

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Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Alphabetic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1943
  • 1943-1984

Topic

  • Education
  • Glass
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Ceramics
  • Museums--Educational aspects
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museum curators

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Floor plans

Local number

SIA RS00456

Physical description

2.09 cu. ft. processed holdings

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