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Accession 11-190,  National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education,  Exhibition Records, 1994, 2000-2003

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1994, 2000-2003
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 11-190
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession documents the planning, development, and marketing of "Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari," a traveling exhibition of live insects associated with the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, meeting materials, storyboards, floor plans, lesson plans, activity worksheets, schedules, brochures, images, posters, printouts of website, letters from children, clippings, reports, exhibition evaluations, a T-shirt, and related materials. Some posters document the exhibition, "Spiders!."

Descriptive Entry

This accession documents the planning, development, and marketing of "Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari," a traveling exhibition of live insects associated with the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, meeting materials, storyboards, floor plans, lesson plans, activity worksheets, schedules, brochures, images, posters, printouts of website, letters from children, clippings, reports, exhibition evaluations, a T-shirt, and related materials. Some posters document the exhibition, "Spiders!"

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-190, National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education, Exhibition Records

Container List

Box 1

Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari

Development, July 2000-September 2000

Box 1 of 4

Development, September 2000-December 2000

Box 1 of 4

Development, January 2001-February 2001

Box 1 of 4

Storyboards

Box 1 of 4

Lesson Plan Development, 2000 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 4

Evaluation Contractor, 2000-2001

Box 1 of 4

Operations, February 2001-August 2001

Box 1 of 4

Orkin Marketing Memorandum, February 2001

Box 1 of 4

Grand Opening, March 2001

Box 1 of 4

Staff Training, 2001

Box 1 of 4

Tour Schedules, 2001

Box 1 of 4

Stop in Washington, D.C., 2001

Box 1 of 4

Website, 2001

Box 1 of 4

Letters from Children, 2001

Box 1 of 4

Press, 2001-2003

Box 1 of 4

Activity Book

Box 1 of 4

Memorabilia

Box 1 of 4

Year 2, November 2001-August 2002

Box 1 of 4

Evaluation Tool and Draft Evaluations, 2001

Box 1 of 4

School Visit Evaluation, 2001

Box 1 of 4

Evaluations (3 folders)

Box 1 of 4

Box 2

Summative Eveluation (2 folders)

Box 2 of 4

Teacher Materials, 2002

Box 2 of 4

Vocabulary Poster

Box 2 of 4

Metamorphosis Poster

Box 2 of 4

Inside a Bug Poster

Box 2 of 4

Bug Parts Poster

Box 2 of 4

Story Elements Poster

Box 2 of 4

Box 3

National Mall Poster, June 13-16, 2002

Box 3 of 4

Box 4

Spiders!

Black Widow Poster, 1994

Box 4 of 4

Brown Recluse Poster, 1994

Box 4 of 4

Tropical Wandering Poster, 1994

Box 4 of 4

Sydney Funnel Web Poster, 1994

Box 4 of 4