Architecure and Construction Files, 1990-2004

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These records document architectural design, construction and renovation of National Museum of the American Indian facilities during the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990-2007. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; leases and agreements; reports; statements of qualifications; a videotape; and other supporting documentation. Facilities include the George Gustav Heye Center in New York, New York; the Cultural Resources Center in Suitland, Maryland; and the National Mall Building in Washington, DC.


West, W. Richard


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


  • 1990
  • 1990-2004

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


  • Design
  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • Historians
  • Museums
  • Indians of North America
  • Museum directors
  • Architectural design


  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures
  • Color photographs
  • Color transparencies
  • Videotapes

Local number

SIA RS01168

Physical description

12.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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