Facility Files, 1983-1997

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Consists of records documenting the management of facilities owned by the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, particularly the Fox House; renovation and restoration of buildings, and safety issues at the facilities during the tenure of Linda Dunne, Deputy Director. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, purchase documents, legal documents, expense reports, renovation and restoration requests, safety preparedness documents, planning documents, building estimates, and images of facilities and building models.


  • Dunne, Linda
  • Fox House (New York, N.Y.)


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1983
  • 1983-1997

Restrictions & Rights

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


  • Decoration and ornament
  • Architecture
  • Art museums
  • Safety measures
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Museums
  • Facility management
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction
  • Museums--Safety measures
  • Decorative arts


  • Manuscripts
  • Black-and-white negatives
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Black-and-white transparencies
  • Color transparencies

Local number

SIA RS01082

Physical description

2 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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