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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 09-114

National Postal Museum

Exhibition Records, circa 1960-1965, 1972-1977, 1982-1987, 1990

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Postal Museum
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: circa 1960-1965, 1972-1977, 1982-1987, 1990
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 09-114
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the planning of exhibitions in the Museum of History and Technology, Hall of Philately and Postal History and, beginning in 1969, the National Museum of History and Technology, Hall of Philately and Postal History. Records also document collections management by National Museum of American History, National Philatelic Collection which became the National Postal Museum in 1990. Materials include exhibition scripts, notes, correspondence with donors of collections, memoranda regarding collections management, lists of objects, and related materials.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the planning of exhibitions in the Museum of History and Technology, Hall of Philately and Postal History and, beginning in 1969, the National Museum of History and Technology, Hall of Philately and Postal History. Records also document collections management by National Museum of American History, National Philatelic Collection which became the National Postal Museum in 1990. Materials include exhibition scripts, notes, correspondence with donors of collections, memoranda regarding collections management, lists of objects, and related materials.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-114, National Postal Museum, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Hall of Philately and Postal History, Unit Scripts and Checklists, 1960 [Accession 10-218]

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Hall of Philately and Postal History, Edited Scripts, 1960-1961 [Accession 10-218]

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Hall of Philately and Postal History, Precancelled Mail Scripts, c. 1962

Box 1 of 1

Hall of Philately and Postal History, Production Scripts

Box 1 of 1

Rough Work Sheets and Notes for Scripts, c. 1962-1963

Box 1 of 1

Hall of Philately and Postal History, Edited Script, c. 1963-1965

Box 1 of 1

Hall of Philately and Postal History, Unedited Script, c. 1972 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

Hall of Stamps and the Mails - Exhibition Script and Associated Materials, 1972 [Accession 10-218]

Box 1 of 1

Hall of Philately and Postal History, Revised Scripts, c. 1972-1975

Box 1 of 1

Captions for Panels 21-30 of 150th Anniversary of the First United States Federal Postage Stamps, Revised April 8, 1977

Box 1 of 1

Wineburgh Philatelic Research Library, University of Texas at Dallas, Background and Justification, 1982

Box 1 of 1

Lists of Specialized Collections, c. 1982-1987

Box 1 of 1

Hawaii-American Bank Note Company Archives (Transferred to National Philatelic Collection), 1984

Box 1 of 1

Ecuador First Issues, 1984-1986

Box 1 of 1

Ryukyu Islands, Brown Collection (Offer), 1990

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