Collection Information System Records, 1967-1997


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Consists of Collection Management System records documenting the development, processes and implementation of various computer systems at the National Museum of American HIstory (NMAH). Materials include correspondence and memoranda; shelf inventory project guidelines, policies, reports, and budget summaries for each NMAH curatorial division; meeting agendas and minutes; proposals; manuals; development files; functional requirements; and seminar information.


National Museum of American History (U.S.) Computer Services Center


Computer Information System


Series Level Description


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1967
  • 1967-1997


  • Computers
  • Museums
  • Museums--Collection management


  • Floor plans
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS01100

Physical description

16 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings