Exhibition Records, 1987-1998

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the development and execution of education programs and products produced in conjunction with exhibitions. Materials include education program files, program and teacher evaluations, exhibition activity books and guides for children, teacher packets - including slides and photographs, visitor and tour surveys, accessibility records, press releases, press packets, correspondence and memoranda, and education policy meeting information. Materials also include: lay-outs, floor plans, brochures and booklets, production schedules, program schedules, funding and exhibition proposals, label copy, maps, copies of object images, and related material.

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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

Materials are arranged under the headings: East Asia, South Asia, Central Asia, West Asia, American, and Other, and thereunder arranged chronologically by exhibition title

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1987
  • 1987-1998

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Art museums
  • Education
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums--Educational aspects

Form/Genre

  • Floor plans
  • Ephemera
  • Color slides
  • Pamphlets
  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures
  • Clippings
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RS01033

Physical description

9.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings