Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Space and Facilities Files, 1985-1989
This accession consists of inaugural events and museum history information surrounding the opening of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) facilities on the National Mall in 1987. These records were created and maintained during the tenure of Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996. Materials include news releases, photographs, correspondence, and architectural drawings.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Art, African
- Museum exhibits
- Art museum directors
- Architectural design
- Museum buildings
- Smithsonian buildings
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-012, National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director, Space and Facilities Files