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Subject

  • London, Leroy J
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Exhibits and Public Services Department Theater/Planetarium Operations Unit
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Exhibits and Public Services Department Docent Programs Unit
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Exhibits and Public Services Department Public Services Division Education Unit
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Langley Theater

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.
  • Public Services Division, National Air and Space Museum, http://www.nasm.si.edu/nasm/eps, 03/07/2002
  • Smithsonian Annals, 1996-1997
  • Smithsonian Directory, 1997, 1999
  • The Public Services Division was created in a 1997 reorganization of the National Air and Space Museum. It consists of an Education Unit, a Docent Program Unit, and a Theater/Planetarium Operations Unit. The Division's aim is to offer a variety of products and services to users. These include educational programming and products, docent-led tours, and presentations of films and lectures in the Langley Theater and the Albert Einstein Planetarium. The division is part of the Exhibits and Public Services Department. The first Chief of the unit, Leroy J. London, served, 1998- .
  • 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

  • 1997
  • 1997-

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Museums
  • Aeronautical museums

Form/Genre

Mixed archival materials

Local number

SIA AH00356

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