Reference Request

* required
Please succinctly provide us with any information pertinent to your inquiry. If you are writing to us about a research request, provide as much detail as possible about the collections in which you are interested (including collection numbers, box numbers, and folder titles).
(if known)

The Smithsonian Institution Archives is using Constant Contact, a third-party contact management software vendor, to manage contacts and send eNewsletters. Please be advised that Constant Contact's Privacy Statement and Terms and Conditions apply to your use of these services. The Smithsonian Institution Archives has access to your name and email address which is subject to our privacy statement.

Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 13-195

National Museum of American History. Office of External Affairs

Development Records, 2010-2012

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American History. Office of External Affairs
Title: Development Records
Dates: 2010-2012
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 13-195
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document the benefit auction to create an endowment for the National Numismatics Collection (NNC) at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) to help preserve and provide access to the collection. In partnership with Heritage Auction Galleries, collectors were asked to donate coins and currency to be auctioned off with all the proceeds going to the creation of an endowment fund for the NNC that would be used for research, collections care, digitization, and exhibitions. Materials include a magazine, brochures, and auction catalogs.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document the benefit auction to create an endowment for the National Numismatics Collection (NNC) at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) to help preserve and provide access to the collection. In partnership with Heritage Auction Galleries, collectors were asked to donate coins and currency to be auctioned off with all the proceeds going to the creation of an endowment fund for the NNC that would be used for research, collections care, digitization, and exhibitions. Materials include a magazine, brochures, and auction catalogs.

Top of Page

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

Name

Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Top of Page

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-195, National Museum of American History. Office of External Affairs, Development Records

Top of Page

Container List

Box 1

Heritage Magazine - "Smithsonian Reaches Out," Summer/Fall 2010

Box 1 of 1

Heritage Auction Galleries - Smithsonian brochure, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Heritage Auction Galleries - Smithsonian brochure, 2012

Box 1 of 1

Heritage Auction Galleries - Auction catalog - Orlando, Florida, January 4-8, 2012 (4 folders)

Box 1 of 1