Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Exhibition Records, 1980-2005
This accession consists of records documenting the planning and development of the Smithsonian Information Center (SIC) in the Smithsonian Institution Building. The SIC, which opened on November 15, 1989, served as the primary visitors' center for the Institution. Many of the files document the SIC's interactive and audiovisual components. Also included in this accession is a small amount of material documenting other projects and research. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, manuals, specifications, architectural drawings, reports, proposals, clippings, press releases, videotapes, and related materials.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-035, Smithsonian Institution, Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Exhibition Records