Architectural Drawings Database System Records, 1987-1996


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Consists of records that document the survey of architectural records of Smithsonian Institution buildings found within the Smithsonian Institution Archives and the Architectural Drawings Database System (ADDS) that resulted from that survey. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, grant proposals, histories of select buildings and sets of drawings, technical documentation, reports, user guides, reference manuals, classification guides, and cataloging manuals.


Smithsonian Institution Archives


Series Level Description


  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the 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


  • 1987
  • 1987-1996


  • Museum buildings
  • Architectural Drawings Database System (Information system : Smithsonian Institution)
  • Architecture
  • Information storage and retrieval systems
  • Drawings
  • Architectural drawing



Local number

SIA RS01159

Physical description

1 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings