Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. External Affairs
Publicity Files, circa 1969-2004
This accession consists of records documenting publicity for exhibitions, events, and educational programs of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG). Particularly well-represented in the records are the Smithsonian Institution's annual Art Night on the Mall and the exhibition, Gyroscope. This accession also documents the history of the HMSG building and collections; comments and complaints received from the public; and marketing strategies. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, clippings, brochures, strategy documents, compilations of historical information, images, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Museum exhibits
- Special events
- Museums -- Educational aspects
- Museums -- Collection management
- Museum buildings
- Art, Modern
- Art museums
- Museums -- Public relations
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-195, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. External Affairs, Publicity Files