Exhibition Records, 1976-2000

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Consists of records that document the installation, development, and publicity of exhibitions and visitor response to those exhibitions. Materials include installation photographs, object lists, label copy, scripts, press releases, memoranda, correspondence, videotapes, exhibition catalogs, pamphlets, and visitor comment books.


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  • 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.


  • Organized into subseries: Installation Photographs -- Development and Publicity Records -- Visitor Comment Books
  • Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1976
  • 1976-2000


  • Decoration and ornament
  • Art museums
  • Art and design
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Decorative arts
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museum techniques


  • Manuscripts
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Color photographs
  • Black-and-white transparencies
  • Pamphlets
  • Color transparencies
  • Videotapes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RS01164

Physical description

12.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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