Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Program Files, 1990-2006
This accession consists of records that document the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990-2007. Materials pertain to collections, acquisitions, artifact recovery, loan requests, publications, exhibitions, public relations, community services, repatriation, and other National Museum of the American Indian programs. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, reports, notes, lists, contracts, images, brochures, newsletters, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2022; 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.
- Museum directors
- Indians of North America -- Museums
- Museums -- Collection management
- Cultural property -- Repatriation
- Museums -- Public relations
- Museum exhibits
- Museum publications
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-079, National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director, Program Files