150th Anniversary Program Records, 1992-1997

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Consists of records, maintained by the Office of the Secretary, documenting preparations and planning of the celebration of the sesquicentennial of the Smithsonian Institution, as reflected through the efforts of the 150th Anniversary Program Committee; the 150th Anniversary Community Committee; the 150th Anniversary Corporate Partner Program; and the 150th Marketing Committee. Records also refer to the traveling exhibition "America's Smithsonian." Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, clippings, brochures, videotapes, copies of "The Torch," and background information files on institutional celebrations.


  • Smithsonian Institution Anniversaries, etc
  • Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program
  • Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program Committee
  • Smithsonian Institution 150th Birthday Party on the National Mall (1996: Washington, D.C.)
  • America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)


Series Level Description


  • 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.



Repository Loc.

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


  • 1992
  • 1992-1997


  • Anniversaries
  • Traveling exhibitions
  • Exhibitions


  • Clippings
  • Brochures
  • Videotapes
  • Manuscripts
  • Newsletters

Local number

SIA RS00784

Physical description

  • Oversize materials unprocessed holdings
  • 5.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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