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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 96-130

National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs

Program Records, 1984-1996

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs
Title: Program Records
Dates: 1984-1996
Quantity: 4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 96-130
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the correspondence and records of Margaret Cogswell, Special Audience Coordinator of the Office of Educational Programs. Records pertain to DC Cultural Consortium, 1990-1995; Artist's Equality, 1993-1996; Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, 1990-1992; Hispanic Heritage Month, 1991-1993; National Museum of American Art (NMAA)/National Portrait Gallery (NPG) Safety Committee, 1992-1995; and Smithsonian Institution (SI) Accessibility Project, 1991-1995.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the correspondence and records of Margaret Cogswell, Special Audience Coordinator of the Office of Educational Programs. Records pertaining to DC Cultural Consortium, 1990-1995; Artist's Equality, 1993-1996; Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, 1990-1992; Hispanic Heritage Month, 1991-1993; National Museum of American Art (NMAA)/National Portrait Gallery (NPG) Safety Committee, 1992-1995; Smithsonian Institution (SI) Accessibility Project, 1991-1995.

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Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-130, National Museum of American Art. Office of Educational Programs, Program Records

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Container List

Box 1

Kennedy Center Task Force on Education - Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium - 1990

Box 1 of 4

Cultural Consortium Cultural Passport Program

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium membership planning committee

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium children and the arts in D.C. publication

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium long-range planning committee

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium management planning committee

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium, October 1990 -

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium Summer Interns, 1991

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Consortium, 1991

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium, 1991-1992

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium 1992-1993 Full consortium - Meetings, membership

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium 1992-1993 Executive Committee

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium 1992-1993

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium 1992-1993 Executive Committee, 1993

Box 1 of 4

D.C. Cultural Consortium, 1994

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Cultural Consortium, 1994-1995

Box 1 of 4

Washington, D.C. Consortium, 1995

Box 1 of 4

Artist's Equity meeting, April 18, 1993

Box 1 of 4

Artist's Equity meeting, May 22, 1994

Box 1 of 4

Artist's Equity, 1995

Box 1 of 4

Artist's Equity, 1996

Box 1 of 4

Electronic Distribution - Educational materials - Woody - October 1994

Box 1 of 4

Material for Woody

Box 1 of 4

New Media Initiatives NMAA (National Museum of American Art) , October 1993

Box 1 of 4

International Survey Special Services

Box 1 of 4

Funding Possibilities

Box 1 of 4

Poster Project

Box 1 of 4

New docents, Fall 1993

Box 1 of 4

Box 2

National Gallery of Art (NGA)/NMAA Teacher Workshop and Teacher/Intern Program, Febraury 1, 1992

Box 2 of 4

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development proposal, March 1993

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Committee, October 1990

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, May 1991

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, May 1991 "table-top-tours" senior citizens

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, May 1991 SI Women's Committee Grant

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, May 1991 SIW grant - Neighborhood representative meetings

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month - Tom Nakashima lecture, May 19, 1991

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month - Robert Lee lecture, May 12, 1991

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, 1991

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month - Vivien Chen, May 1991

Box 2 of 4

Asian/Pacific American Heritage, 1992

Box 2 of 4

Hispanic Art info, brochure, September 1990

Box 2 of 4

African-American art brochure, 1991

Box 2 of 4

Hispanic Heritage Month 1991 - Liberacion Band Concert, September 22, 1991

Box 2 of 4

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 1991) Planning Committee

Box 2 of 4

Hispanic Heritage Month, 1992

Box 2 of 4

Hispanic Heritage Month, 1993 (September 15 - October 15)

Box 2 of 4

Los compadres - Concert - Hispanic Heritage Month, September 26, 1993

Box 2 of 4

Black History Month - Ambrosia Shepherd, February 21, 1990

Box 2 of 4

Children's Day - October 1991

Box 2 of 4

Cyberspace Museum Project (University of Miami), June 1992

Box 2 of 4

Washington Cathedral Volunteer Service Community (1991)

Box 2 of 4

Washington Music Ensemble Inaugural concert, January 17, 1993

Box 2 of 4

NMAA/NPG Safety Committee, 1992-1995 (Cogswell)

Box 2 of 4

Roby Collection ed. materials

Box 2 of 4

Faces, Places, and Things Children's Guide (August 1994)

Box 2 of 4

Box 3

International Year of the disabled accessibility guidelines, November 1984 (draft)

Box 3 of 4

The Photography of Invention Sound Sticks - Shettel Evaluation, November 1989

Box 3 of 4

Inspector-General Accessibility Audit - October 1989

Box 3 of 4

SI Accessibility Assessment, 1991

Box 3 of 4

Accessibility Survey Renwick, October 20, 1992

Box 3 of 4

Access for Blind and Visually Impaired visitors - Resource materials

Box 3 of 4

Resource information regarding disabilities and the museum visitor

Box 3 of 4

Proposal for museum accessibility for deaf visitors, September 1992

Box 3 of 4

NMAA accessible entrance project ODC #923412, April 11, 1995

Box 3 of 4

Equal Access: Smithsonian Publications and Events

Box 3 of 4

Accessible Exhibitions: Testing the Reality: Based on Phase 1 assessment of exhibition accessibility Smithsonian Institution Accessibility Study (SIAS)

Box 3 of 4

SI wide accessibility project - Project Methodology

Box 3 of 4

SI wide accessibility project Phase II Accessibility Survey National Museum of American Art/National Portrait Gallery, July 15, 1994

Box 3 of 4

SI wide accessibility project Phase II Accessibility Survey Renwick Gallery of Art, July 15, 1994

Box 3 of 4

SI wide accessibility study - SI comments addressed in Patent Office Final Draft, January 31, 1991

Box 3 of 4

SI wide access project Phase I accessibility report - Patent Office Building - National Museum of American Art/National Portrait Gallery/Archives of American Art Final Draft, January 26, 1995

Box 3 of 4

SI wide accessibility project Phase II Accessibility report - Renwick Gallery/Final Draft, March 13, 1995

Box 3 of 4

Box 4

The Lab School - Outreach proposal, July 1985

Box 4 of 4

"Hughie" (Eugene O'Neill) for deaf visitors (with NPG, June 1986)

Box 4 of 4

National Survey of Accessibility in Museums - Report on NMAA, October 1987

Box 4 of 4

Summary Report 1988 National Survey of Accessibility in Museums in the United States

Box 4 of 4

National Survey of Accessibility in museums - Full report - 1989

Box 4 of 4

Audio Description Project Forum; museum consortium, 1991-1992

Box 4 of 4

Workshop with Muscular Dystrophy Association, October 16, 1993

Box 4 of 4

Muscular Dystrophy Association workshop, October 1994

Box 4 of 4

Career Awareness Day 3/18/1995 - Children's Hospital,

Box 4 of 4

U.S. Department of Education Special Education and Rehabilitation Services

Box 4 of 4

Art Education for the Blind

Box 4 of 4

Washington Volunteer Readers for the Blind William Johnson Homecoming Free Within Ourselves

Box 4 of 4

Gallaudet Multicultural Education Course (May 1991)

Box 4 of 4

Large-type museum guide NMAA, Renwick, Barney

Box 4 of 4

White House Crafts - Large type label copy keyed to floor plan

Box 4 of 4

SI accessibility network, 1991 (proposal for national symposium on museum accessibility)

Box 4 of 4

SI accessibility network, 1991-1992

Box 4 of 4

Introduction to the NMAA and the Hirschorn for Visually impaired visitors - Polaroid, March 1986

Box 4 of 4

OM 815 (rev.) March 24, 1986 Program Accessibility for Disabled Persons

Box 4 of 4

Unit Accessibility Plan for Disabled Visitors, March 1986

Box 4 of 4

SI Accessibility program, 1990

Box 4 of 4

SI Accessibility Assessment, 1992-1993

Box 4 of 4

SI Accessibility study (Phase I)

Box 4 of 4

Accessibility Study - Phase II Publications and audio/visuals, November 1992

Box 4 of 4

Accessibility Assessment Phase III - Public Programs, June 1993

Box 4 of 4

Emergence Self-Protection Plan Evacuation of Disabled

Box 4 of 4

C. Melvin Sharpe Health School

Box 4 of 4

The Lab School

Box 4 of 4

Special Services - The Washington Ear

Box 4 of 4