Smithsonian Priorities Conference Records, 1974

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Consists of records documenting the Smithsonian Priorities Conference held at the Belmont Conference Center, during the tenure of Robert Angus Brooks. The purpose of the conference was to review the progress of Smithsonian programs during the previous year and recommend administrative and managerial steps to improve and enhance Institutional performance. Materials include six reel-to-reel tape recordings and 14 cassette audiotape duplicates.


  • Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976
  • Belmont Conference Center (Elk Ridge, Md.)
  • Smithsonian Priorities Conference (1974: Elk Ridge, Md.)


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




  • Museums
  • Museums--Administration


  • Audiotapes
  • Sound recordings

Local number

SIA RS00564

Physical description

.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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