Ocean Planet Exhibition Records, 1989-1995

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Consists of records documenting the planning, research, and execution of the "Ocean Planet" exhibition at the National Museum of Natural of History. The exhibition opened in April 1995 and was scheduled to travel to twelve cities through 1999. Materials include script drafts and reviews by Smithsonian Institution employees, government officials, and national experts on environmental issues; brochures; press kits; fact sheets; and correspondence gathered in an informational survey of U.S. museums, aquariums, botanical gardens and zoos.


Ocean Planet (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1999)


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Organized into subseries: Final draft script reviews--Concept script reviews--Script section reviews--Rockefeller files

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1989
  • 1989-1995


  • Ethics
  • Traveling exhibitions
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environmental policy
  • Ecology
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Environmental protection


  • Brochures
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS01465

Physical description

3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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