Divisional Records, 1982-1993

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the establishment and administration of the National Postal Museum. Materials predating 1990 were created by the National Museum of American History, National Philatelic Collection. Materials include planning information, newspaper clippings and articles, research files, proposals, contracts, meeting minutes, architectural drawings, floor plans, exhibition files and photographs, agreements, budget materials, briefing materials, construction information, posters, and administrative records.

Subject

National Museum of American History (U.S.) National Philatelic Collection

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Series Level Description

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

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1982
  • 1982-1993

Topic

  • Postage stamps
  • Postal museums
  • Stamp collecting

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Architectural drawings
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs
  • Clippings
  • Posters
  • Floor plans

Local number

SIA RS00507

Physical description

  • 0.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
  • 3.33 cu. ft. processed holdings

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