Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of American History. Office of the Associate Director for Management and Museum Services
Budget Records, 1994-2001
This accession includes the records of Richard J. Nicastro, documenting his role as Chief Financial Officer for the National Museum of American History (NMAH) primarily in fiscal years 1999-2001, with earlier records dating back to when he was Budget Director. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to personnel actions; federal and trust fund allocations; loans; education outreach awards; grants; scholarly studies programs; NMAH strategic planning; funding for collections, exhibitions, and special events/programs; and committees. Also includes meeting minutes, quarterly reconciliation reports, mid-year budget reviews, visitor count statistics, financial reports, and contracts.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; 3/27/1996 memorandum, Johnstone to Nicastro; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Budget process
- Museums -- Administration
- Museums -- Collection management
- Museum exhibits
- Intellectual property
- Fund accounting
- Business planning
- Special events
- Museum visitors
- Science museums
- Historical museums
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-087, National Museum of American History. Office of the Associate Director for Management and Museum Services, Budget Records