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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 10-160

Smithsonian Community Committee

Committee Records, 1992-2002

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Community Committee
Title: Committee Records
Dates: 1992-2002
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 10-160
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

The Smithsonian Community Committee (SCC) was originally formed in 1994 to foster a sense of community during the Smithsonian Institution's 150th anniversary celebration in 1996. The SCC became a permanent part of the Institution in 1997 and was reaffirmed by Secretary Lawrence M. Small in 2001. The committee is made up of a cross-section of staff from the Institution. This accession consists mostly of projects that the SCC sponsored, including various staff contests, Unsung Heroes Program, the Exhibition Awards Program, and events surrounding the 150th anniversary of the Institution. Also included are general information about the committee and its by-laws. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, photographs, negatives, slides, brochures, and floor plans.

Historical Note

The Smithsonian Community Committee (SCC) was originally formed in 1994 to foster a sense of community during the Smithsonian Institution's 150th anniversary celebration in 1996. The SCC became a permanent part of the Institution in 1997 and was reaffirmed by Secretary Small in 2001. The committee is made up of a cross-section of staff from the Institution.

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Descriptive Entry

This accession consists mostly of projects that the SCC sponsored, including various staff contests, Unsung Heroes, the Exhibition Awards Program, and events surrounding the 150th anniversary of the Institution. Also included are general information about the committee and its by-laws. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, photographs, negatives, slides, brochures, and floor plans.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-160, Smithsonian Community Committee, Committee Records

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Container List

Box 1

Smithsonian 150th Community Committee

General

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian 150th Community Committee/Projects

Artists at Work

Box 1 of 2

Family Album

Box 1 of 2

Great Smithsonian Giveaway

Box 1 of 2

Great Smithsonian Giveaway - Prize Winners

Box 1 of 2

Lecture Series

Box 1 of 2

Open Houses

Box 1 of 2

Staff Photo Contest

Box 1 of 2

Staff Photo Contest Entries

Box 1 of 2

Staff Photo Contest Slides

Box 1 of 2

T-Shirts

Box 1 of 2

Unsung Heroes

Box 1 of 2

SI Workers Program

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee

By-Laws

Box 1 of 2

General

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects

Artists at Work, 2000

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Exhibition Awards Program (EAP), 1999 (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Interpretive Media within an Exhibition

Recipient - Rocks Gallery

Box 2 of 2

Finalist - Beyond the Legacy

Box 2 of 2

Finalist - Olowe of Ise

Box 2 of 2

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Design and Installation

Recipient - Daniel Brush

Box 2 of 2

Finalist - African Form

Box 2 of 2

Finalist - Gem Hall

Box 2 of 2

Finalist - Roy Lichtenstein

Box 2 of 2

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Exhibition Concept

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Education

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Fund-raising

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Publications

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Best Virtual Exhibition

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Best Overall Exhibition

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Committee/Projects/EAP, 1999, Category: Goode Award

Entries

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Community Community/Projects

Exhibition Awards Program, 2001

Box 2 of 2

Open Houses

Box 2 of 2

Staff Photo Contest, 2002

Box 2 of 2

Unsung Heroes, 1998

Box 2 of 2

Unsung Heroes, 1999

Box 2 of 2

Unsung Heroes, 2001

Box 2 of 2

Silk Road Workers Program

Box 2 of 2