Development Records, 1963-1989

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Consists of records documenting the overall administration of fund raising programs and marketing at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Materials include correspondence, agreements, legal documents, proposals, planning documents, audiotapes, object lists, financial reports, brochures, clippings, images, floor plans, architectural studies, background materials, and related materials.


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1963
  • 1963-1989


  • Museum finance
  • Art museums
  • Museums
  • Fund raising
  • Museums--Administration


  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Color photographs
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Floor plans
  • Color transparencies
  • Brochures
  • Audiotapes
  • Color negatives

Local number

SIA RS01611

Physical description

2.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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