Exhibition Records, 1985-2000

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the development, planning, and production of exhibitions. Materials include memoranda, accepted proposals, plans, concept outlines, budget and fundraising materials, correspondence with donors and sponsors, exhibition team meeting minutes, education planning materials, checklists, photographs of objects with label corrections, photocopies of donor cards, scripts, floor plans, installation information, conservation reports, 35mm slides of objects, and "Object Temporarily Left" forms.

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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

  • 1985
  • 1985-2000

Topic

  • Decoration and ornament
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Decorative arts

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Brochures
  • Clippings
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Color transparencies

Local number

SIA RS00897

Physical description

6.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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