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Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 06-273

American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee

Administrative Records, 1991-2001

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee
Title: Administrative Records
Dates: 1991-2001
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 06-273
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the administrative records of the Registrars Committee of the American Association of Museums. The Registrars Committee's mission is to foster understanding, communication, and cooperation among registrars and other museum professionals; increase professionalism through training, education, and promotion of high standards; and coordinate the exchange of new ideas. Materials include correspondence documenting activities of the Chairpersons; annual reports; administrative services guidelines; museum registration methods; articles, illustrations, and logos for publications; and committee directories. Materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the administrative records of the Registrars Committee (RC) of the American Association of Museums (AAM). The Registrars Committee's mission is to foster understanding, communication, and cooperation among registrars and other museum professionals; increase professionalism through training, education, and promotion of high standards; and coordinate the exchange of new ideas. Materials consist of 3.5" floppy disks which include correspondence documenting activities of the Chairpersons; annual reports; administrative services guidelines; museum registration methods; articles, illustrations, and logos for publications; and committee directories.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; 2/26/1988 Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-273, American Association of Museums. Registrars Committee, Administrative Records

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Container List

Box 1

3.5" Floppy Disks

Annual Report, 1996-1997

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Annual Report, 2001

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Bill Tompkins: Glossary of Endangered Species, April 1997

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Bill Tompkins: Bibliography for Endangered Species

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Registrar (Fall 1991, Spring 1992, Summer 1992)

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Registrar, 1993 (two 3.5" floppy disks)

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Registrar, 1994

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Janice B. Klein: RC/AAM Chair Activities, 1995-1998 (four 3.5" floppy disks)

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RC/AAM Officer Images (two 3.5" floppy disks)

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Kim Curry-Evans, 1998

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Greene & Breisch: Integrated Pest Management, 1995

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Julia Fenn: Occupational Hazards in Museum Registration Departments

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Dudley-Wilkinson Revision Task Force, c. 1992-1998 (eight 3.5" floppy disks)

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P. S. Cato: Administrative Services (three 3.5" floppy disks)

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Terry Segal: Object Management, 1997 (three 3.5" floppy disks)

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Registrar: 9-2 and 9-2B (three 3.5" floppy disks)

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The Basics of Copyright and Related Laws for Museum Professionals

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Illustrations and Logos (three 3.5" floppy disks)

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Museum Registration Methods (Big Red Book): Fourth Revised Edition, c. 1992-1993 (two 3.5" floppy disks)

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Chairperson's Report: Western Region, 1998-1999

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John Magill: Photographic Services, Rights and Reproductions

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MAAM/AAM/UNESCO Convention, 1991-1992

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H. Young: Policies and Procedures for Administrative Services

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Committee Directories, c. 1990s

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Joseph Everett Bothwell: The Registrar and the IRS

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Museum Registration Methods, 1995-1997

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Chair's Annual Report: Southeastern Registrar's Association, Spring 1999

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K. S. Bennett: Basic Components of an Institutional Archive

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Kittu: Creating Documentation, April 1995

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ATEGE Files/Woman Image File/J. Bakke DWR Essay (three 3.5" floppy disks)

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