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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 01-106

National Museum of American Art. Office of Publications and Electronic Publications

Website Development Records, circa 1996-1999

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American Art. Office of Publications and Electronic Publications
Title: Website Development Records
Dates: circa 1996-1999
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 01-106
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records consist of materials that document the development of the National Museum of American Art's (NMAA) website. Around 1996 the NMAA formed a partnership with America Online (AOL) to host the Museum's website. Later, in 1998, the relationship with AOL came to an end when the Museum gained the expertise and infrastructure to assume responsibility for hosting its site. The bulk of the records are devoted to editorial changes to the text and images on the NMAA site and records relating to specific online exhibitions. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, notes, screen prints, image checklists, and related records.

Descriptive Entry

These records document the development of the National Museum of American Art's (NMAA) website. Around 1996 the NMAA formed a partnership with America Online (AOL) to host the Museum's website. Later, in 1998, the relationship with AOL came to an end when the Museum gained the expertise and infrastructure to assume responsibility for hosting its site. 1998 also saw the advent of online exhibitions.

The bulk of the records are devoted to editorial changes to the text and images on the NMAA site and records relating to specific online exhibitions.

Materials include memoranda, correspondence, notes, screen prints, image checklists, and related records.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-106, National Museum of American Art Office of Publications and Electronic Publications, Website Development Records

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Container List

Box 1

America Online (AOL) - NMAA Website

Box 1 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - American Photographs: The First Century, 1996 (3 folders)

Box 1 of 2

NMAA Website - Redesign, 1998 (10 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - Metropolitan Lives, 1998

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - Singular Impressions: The Monotype in America, 1998

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - Bottle Caps to Brushes, 1998

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - Eyeing America: Robert Cottingham Prints, 1999

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - The Impact of American Culture on Posters, 4/9/1998

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - The Impact of American Culture on Posters, 1998 (4 folders)

Box 2 of 2

NMAA - Online Exhibitions - Abbott Handerson Thayer, 1999

Box 2 of 2