Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Smithsonian Files, 1990-2005
This accession consists of records pertaining to Director W. Richard West's interactions with Smithsonian Institution units, general meetings, and events. Of particular interest is West's work on the study and creation of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, committee minutes, reports, invitations, brochures, and newsletters.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 1/30/1997 memorandum, Sandoval to Johnstone; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- West, W. Richard
- National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)
- Smithsonian Institution
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-231, National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director, Smithsonian Files