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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-005

Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central

Exhibition Records, 1976-1978, 1982-1983, and undated

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1976-1978, 1982-1983, and undated
Quantity: 4 oversize folders.
Collection: Accession 07-005
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records created and maintained by exhibition designer Buddy Speight documenting the planning and design of Smithsonian Institution exhibitions as well as traveling exhibitions produced by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). SITES exhibitions documented include "Divine Favor, Human Vows: Milagros from Puerto," "Exhibition Flight," "Korean Village in Transition: An Anthropological Field Trip," "Odyssey: Mirror of the Mediterranean," "Venini Glass," and "Building a New World: Black Labor Photographs." Other exhibitions documented include "American Icon: The Eighteenth Century Image of George Washington in Prints and Illustrations," "Aspects of Color: Works on Paper from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden," "Kentucky Quilts, 1800-1900," " and "English Nav̐e Paintings." Materials include drawings and specifications.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records created and maintained by exhibition designer Buddy Speight documenting the planning and design of Smithsonian Institution exhibitions as well as traveling exhibitions produced by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). SITES exhibitions documented include Divine Favor, Human Vows: Milagros from Puerto; Exhibition Flight; Korean Village in Transition: An Anthropological Field Trip; Odyssey: Mirror of the Mediterranean; Venini Glass; and Building a New World: Black Labor Photographs. Other exhibitions documented include American Icon: The Eighteenth Century Image of George Washington in Prints and Illustrations; Aspects of Color: Works on Paper from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Kentucky Quilts, 1800-1900; and English Naive Paintings. Materials include drawings and specifications.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-005, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central, Exhibition Records

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Container List

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Folder 1 Divine Favor, Human Vows: Milagros from Puerto Rico, 1976, Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES)

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Folder 2 Exhibition Flight, 1978, SITES

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Folder 3 Korean Village in Transition: An Anthropological Field Trip, 1977, SITES

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Folder 4

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American Icon: The Eighteenth Century Image of George Washington in Prints and Illustrations, 1982
Odyssey: Mirror of the Mediterranean, 1982, SITES
Aspects of Color: Works on Paper from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden 1983
Kentucky Quilts, 1800-1900, undated
Venini Glass, 1982, SITES
English Naive Paintings, undated
Building a New World: Black Labor Photographs, 1982, SITES