Agency history, 1972-

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Creator

National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of the Deputy Director

Subject

  • Bedini, Silvio A
  • Evelyn, Douglas E. 1941-
  • Crew, Spencer R. 1949-
  • Shannon, Martha M
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Office of the Deputy Director

Category

Agency History

Notes

  • This is an agency history. It does not describe actual records. The Smithsonian Institution Archives uses these histories as brief accounts of the origin, development, and functions of an office or administrative unit to set that unit in its historical context. To find information on record holdings, please double-click the highlighted field "Creator/Author", which will open on a brief view of relevant records.
  • Silvio A. Bedini was appointed as the first Deputy Director of the National Museum of American History, then the National Museum of History and Technology, and served from 1972 to 1978. After a year's vacancy, Douglas E. Evelyn took the position and served until 1991. Spencer R. Crew served as Deputy Director (Acting) in 1992, followed by Martha M. Shannon (acting), 1993-1994, and Deputy Director, 1995- .
  • For a history of the larger 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

Date

  • 1972
  • 1972-

Topic

  • Historical museums
  • Science museums

Form/Genre

Mixed archival materials

Local number

SIA AH00252