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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 05-004

Lemelson Center

Exhibition Records, 1993-2004

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Lemelson Center
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1993-2004
Quantity: 2.69 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection: Accession 05-004
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession includes records documenting the exhibition "Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize," which explored the motivation and vision of Nobel laureates and the history of Alfred Bernhard Nobel and his prize. The records include the correspondence and memoranda of Lemelson Center staff members Arthur P. Molella, Director; William Eastman, Project Historian; and Claudine Klose, Program Manager. Materials also include exhibition proposals, planning documents, and script; budget summaries; graphic design concepts, press releases and articles; schedules; grant and fundraising information; meeting agendas and minutes; reports; and visitor statistics.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibition Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize, which explored the motivation and vision of Nobel laureates and the history of Alfred Bernhard Nobel and his prize. The records include the correspondence and memoranda of Lemelson Center staff members Arthur P. Molella, Director; William Eastman, Project Historian; and Claudine Klose, Program Manager. Materials also include exhibition proposals, planning documents, and script; budget summaries; graphic design concepts, press releases and articles; schedules; grant and fundraising information; meeting agendas and minutes; reports; and visitor statistics.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 8/8/2003 memorandum, Johnstone to Oswald; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-004, Lemelson Center, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Rosa Segre Correspondence, 1993-1998

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Birgitta Lemmel, Consultant, 1997-1999

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Nobel Museum Roundtable, Stockholm, 1997

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Arthur Molella Nobel Prize Ceremony trip, 1997

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EPC (Exhibitions and Programs Committee) Proposals and Memoranda, 1996-2002

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Front-end Evaluation, 1998

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Nobel Exhibition Planning Documents, 1996-2000

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Nobel Exhibition Planning Memos and Correspondence, 1993-2001

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Nobel Foundation Correspondence Folder, 1996-2003

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Nobel Foundation Correspondence Folder, 1997

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Friess and Molella National Science and Technology Museum Visit, 1998

Box 1 of 3

Nobel Project Budgets, 1996-2004

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Nobel Project Fundraising, 1997-2001

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Nobel Project Fundraising, Daimler, 1998-2000

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Nobel Exhibition Proposal to Lemelson Foundation, 2000

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Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, 2000

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Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, 1999-2001

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Adventure Film Productions - Exhibition and Streaming Web Videos, 2000-2001

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Nobel Voices Video Transcripts, 2001

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Nobel Voices Video Interviews Transcripts, Streaming Web Videos, 2001

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Ask the Prizewinners Exhibition Interactive A/V Master Installation

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Disks - Hillmann & Carr, Inc., 2001

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Nobel Laureate Correspondence - Video Interviews, 2000

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Nobel Laureate Correspondence - Photographs By Peter Badge, 2001-2003

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Nobel Laureate Correspondence - Objects, 1996-2002

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Nobel Voices Object Loans, 2001-2002

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Jack Kilby Manuscript Donation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2001

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Nobel Voices Graphic Identity, 1999

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Nobel Voices Design Review, 2001

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Box 2

Public Relations, 1998-2001

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Press Releases, 2001-2003

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Nobel Exhibition Press, 1998-2003

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Kultur und Technik Nobel Articles, 2001

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Promotional Banner, 2001

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Nobel Exhibition Scripts - Final Copies, 2001-2003

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Nobel Voices Label Proofs, 2001

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Nobel Voices Visitor Comments, 2001

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Nobel Voices Visitor Statistics, 2001

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Nobel Program Reception Invitations and Remarks, 2001-2002

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Spirit of Innovation Program Series - Planning Documents, 1998-2001

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Spirit of Innovation Program Series - Correspondence, 2000-2004

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Spirit of Innovation Program Series - Promotional Materials, 2000-2002

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Spirit of Innovation Program Series - Programs and Remarks, 2001-2003

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Spirit of Innovation Program Series - Schedules and Background Documents, 2000-2002

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USPS Nobel Prize Stamp First Day of Issue Event at NMAH, 2001

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F. Sherwood Rowland Lecture, Berkeley, California, 2002

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Southern Governors' Association Meeting, Lexington, Kentucky 2001

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"Spirit of Innovation" Award Ceremony, Chatanooga, Tennessee, 2002

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Educational Programs - Pat Munro, 1999-2000

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Duke Ellington Youth Program, 2000-2001

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Prayas Educational Program, Pune, India, 2002-2003

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Sage Hill School Laureate Program, 2001-2003

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Westminster University (UK) Affiliation, 2001-2003

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Aachen (Germany) Book, 2000

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"Treasure Hunt" Maps, NMAH and Deutsches Museum Bonn, 2001-2002

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www.NOfestiBEL.com, 2001

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The Nobel Prize CD-ROM, 2002-2004

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Nobel Voices Traveling Exhibition Prospects - Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service., 2002

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Nobel Treasures from the Smithsonian, Temporary Exhibition, Blackhawk Museum, 2001

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The Nobel Prize: Celebrating 100 Years of Creativity and Innovation, Traveling Exhibition - Strong Museum, Rochester, New York, 2002-2003

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The Nobel Prize: Celebrating 100 Years of Creativity and Innovation, Traveling Exhibition - Museum of American Financial History, New York City, 2003

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DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) Traveling Exhibition, 2003

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Final Report to the Lemelson Foundation for the 2000-2003 Nobel Exhibition Project Grant, 2004

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Box 3

Early Nobel Exhibition Renderings

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Nobel Exhibition Concept Designs

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Nobel Voices Exhibition Design Drawings

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Nobel Exhibition Miscellaneous Oversize

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Nobel Proposal Booklet, 1999

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