Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museums
Records, circa 1985-1991
This accession consists of records that document the administrative affairs of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Museums. The title of this office changed to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Arts and Humanities in April 1992. Includes mostly the correspondence of Tom L. Freudenheim, presently the Assistant Secretary for Arts and Humanities, but formerly when Assistant Secretary for Museums from 1986 to 1991. Also consists of information pertaining to educational outreach programs; museum facility services; reception planning; scholarly research projects; personnel and affirmative action; Smithsonian Board of Regents meetings; foreign travel and conferences; budgetary appropriations for Smithsonian museums; exhibition funding, particularly regarding the 1989 French Revolution Bicentennial Exhibition; blueprints and drawings; 1987 Kellogg Project; National Bonsai Foundation; cassette recordings and reel; and brochures.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Freudenheim, Tom L.
- Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Arts and Humanities
- Smithsonian Kellogg Project
- National Bonsai Foundation (U.S.)
- Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents
- Museums -- Administration
- Museum exhibits
- Museums -- Public relations
- Museum finance
- Museums -- Employees
- Museum buildings
- France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Exhibitions
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 93-033, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Museums, Records