Board of Trustees Files, 1990-2009

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These records pertain to the National Museum of the American (NMAI) Board of Trustees and the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) Board of Directors during the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990-2007, and Kevin Gover, Director, 2007- . Materials include board policies, lists of members and committees, meeting logistics, transcripts, original minutes, audiotapes of meetings, mission statements, organizational charts, by-laws, proposals, agendas, reports, budget records, collections and acquisitions information, program records, repatriation reports, exhibition records, memoranda and correspondence.


  • West, W. Richard
  • Gover, Kevin 1955-


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1990
  • 1990-2009

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


  • Historians
  • Museums
  • Museum trustees
  • Indians of North America
  • Museum directors


  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures
  • Audiotapes

Local number

SIA RS01167

Physical description

7 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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