Program and Exhibition Records, 1970-1993

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Consists of records documenting publicity for Museum programs and exhibitions during the tenures of Rebecca B. Clapp, Special Events Assistant and Special Events Officer, 1972-1975; Geraldine E. Sanderson, Special Events Officer and Public Information Officer, 1976-1981; Mary W. Dyer, Public Information Officer, 1982-1985; and Susan Foster, 1987-1994. Materials include memoranda and correspondence, brochures, public notices, articles, newspaper clippings, brochures, catalogs, scripts, film reels of public service announcements, audio recordings of performances and lectures, photographs, contact sheets, slides, guest lists, proposals, schedules and calendars, working files, television broadcast agreements, general information regarding programs, and administrative records.


  • Foster, Susan
  • Clapp, Rebecca B
  • Sanderson, Geraldine E
  • Dyer, Mary W


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Chronologic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1970
  • 1970-1993

Restrictions & Rights

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


  • Publicity
  • Exhibitions


  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Brochures

Local number

SIA RS00512

Physical description

  • 31.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • 3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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