Collection Records, 1973-1988

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Summary

Consists of records that document planning and analysis for the purpose of space management and space sharing. Facilities mentioned in the collection include the Museum Support Center, General Post Office Building, and 1111 North Capital Street, and space shared with the National Musem of American Art (renamed the Smithsonian American Art Museum in 2000). The records were created and maintained by Suzanne C. Jenkins, Registrar. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, blueprints, sketches and drawings, lists of objects, notes, and related material.

Creator

National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of the Registrar

Subject

  • Jenkins, Suzanne C
  • Post Office Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)

Category

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

  • 1973
  • 1973-1988

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Facility management
  • Museums
  • Museums--Collection management

Form/Genre

  • Sketches
  • Architectural drawings
  • Drawings
  • Floor plans
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00841

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings