Space Requirements Planning Committee Records, 1956-1958

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Consists of records documenting the ad hoc Space Requirements Planning Committee in the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), primarily created by Division of Physical Anthropology Curator T.D. (Thomas Dale) Stewart. Stewart was Chairman of the Space Requirements Planning Committee when two additional wings were added to NMNH. The records document planning for the distribution of space to NMNH departments based on their space, storage, and facilities requirements. Records include memoranda, notes and blueprints.


  • Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997
  • United States National Museum Division of Physical Anthropology
  • Natural History Building (Washington, D.C.)


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1984
  • 1984-1997
  • 1956-1958


  • Architecture
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction


  • Floor plans
  • Architectural drawings
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00076

Physical description

.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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