Associate Director's Files, 1974-2001

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Consists of records that document the professional activities and ideas for educational activities of the Associate Director and other office heads as well as development of new and improvement of existing exhibitions and the upkeep and safety of zoo grounds during the tenures of David Jenkins, Associate Director, Office of Exhibits and Outreach, and Associate Director for Interpretive Programs, c. 1994-2001; Robert E. Mulcahy, Chief, Manager of Design, and Manager, Office of Graphics and Exhibits, 1974-1987; and Virginia A. Mahoney, Art Director, Supervisor of the Design Unit, and Acting Head, Office of Graphics and Exhibits, 1981-1990. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, reports, pamphlets, photographs, slides, maps, and related materials.


  • Jenkins, David
  • Mahoney, Virginia A
  • Mulcahy, Robert E
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Associate Director for Interpretive Programs
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of Graphics & Exhibits


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1974
  • 1974-2001


  • Zoos
  • Education
  • Exhibitions
  • Educational planning


  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs
  • Color transparencies
  • Maps

Local number

SIA RS01104

Physical description

8 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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