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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-048

National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division

Exhibition Records, 1985-2002

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1985-2002
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 07-048
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the planning, execution, and upgrade of exhibitions created by the Space History Division and its predecessor offices. These records were created and maintained by curator, Paul E. Ceruzzi, and primarily pertain to the exhibition "Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age." Records also document general exhibition-related activities as well as the exhibition "Space Race." Materials include scripts, budgets, correspondence, memoranda, fundraising information, press releases, reports, clippings, press packets, handouts, floor plans, visitor comment forms, bibliographies, and related materials.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the planning, execution, and upgrade of exhibitions created by the Space History Division and its predecessor offices. These records primarily pertain to the exhibition Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age. Records also document general exhibition-related activities as well as the exhibition Space Race. Materials include scripts, budgets, correspondence, memoranda, fundraising information, press releases, reports, clippings, press packets, handouts, floor plans, visitor comment forms, bibliographies, and related materials.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-048, National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Link - Roberson Center, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Correspondence, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Request for Book/Reviews, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Institution Shops, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Rocketry Exhibit, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Labels - Missile Pit, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Briefing Materials, 1996

Box 1 of 2

Space Race book, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Audiovisual Holdings Survey, 1985

Box 1 of 2

Television Coverage, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Tours of Gallery, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Feedback Memoranda - Smithsonian Institution/National Air and Space Museum, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Personal Feedback on Gallery by Outsiders, 1989

Box 1 of 2

T&C Review, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Reviews of Gallery by Scholarly Journals, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Press, 1989-1991

Box 1 of 2

Public Relations - Handouts/Press Releases, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Main Press Release, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Press Packet - "Beyond the Limits"

Box 1 of 2

Dexter Prize, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

American Association of Museums, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Dibner Award, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Aviation/Space Writers Association, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Research

Box 1 of 2

Paris Air Show - United States Information Agency, 1989

Box 1 of 2

National Aeronautics and Space Administration - Ames - Upgrade of Beyond the Limits, 2000

Box 1 of 2

Newspaper Articles, 1987-1989

Box 1 of 2

Magazine Articles, 1988-1989

Box 1 of 2

Maintenance Issue

Box 1 of 2

Loans, 1987-1988 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Beyond the Limits Label Script, 1988-1989

Box 1 of 2

Intelsat Upgrade, 1992

Box 1 of 2

Interactives - California Institute of Technology, 1990-1991 (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 2

Silicon Graphics, 1992

Box 1 of 2

Interactives - Guidelines, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Interactives - Maintenance and Monitoring Logs, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Interactives, 3/13/1987

Box 1 of 2

Interactives - Stanford, 1988 (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 2

Beyond the Limits Revisions, 1989-1993

Box 1 of 2

Intelsat Upgrade, 2000

Box 1 of 2

Interactives Update, 1993

Box 1 of 2

Notre Dame (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 2

Exhibits, 1993

Box 1 of 2

Interactives - Notre Dame

Box 1 of 2

CFD Upgrade, 1992

Box 1 of 2

"Apollo to the Moon" Inventory, 2002

Box 1 of 2

Contributors and Contractors, 1986-1988

Box 1 of 2

Exhibition Script Process, 1993

Box 1 of 2

Exhibits, Division of Space History, 2001

Box 1 of 2

Exhibit Plan, Division of Space History, 2000

Box 1 of 2

Dulles - Exhibit Station, Summer 1999

Box 1 of 2

Credit - National Air and Space Museum

Box 1 of 2

Corrections, 1989-1991

Box 1 of 2

Revisions, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Contest - University of Virginia, 1988

Box 1 of 2

Contest - Student, 1987-1988

Box 1 of 2

Contest Winners, 1988-1991

Box 1 of 2

Chronology, 1989

Box 1 of 2

Other Upgrades, 1989-1991

Box 1 of 2

Flight Simulator - Microsoft, 1991-1991

Box 1 of 2

Changes to Script, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Film Changes, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Beyond the Limits Catalogue, 1987-1988

Box 2 of 2

Budget, 1985-2001

Box 2 of 2

Beyond the Limits Bibliography, 1988-1989

Box 2 of 2

Artifacts, 1989

Box 2 of 2

Beyond the Limits - Images, circa 1988-1999 (2 folders) (Accession 17-155)

Box 2 of 2

Space Race - Images, circa 1988-1998 (Accession 17-155)

Box 2 of 2

Airplane Design Workshop, 1988

Box 2 of 2

Apple, 1990

Box 2 of 2