SIA Acc. 14-307, Smithsonian Institution Office of Advancement, Website Records, 2013-2014

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This accession consists of submissions to "America's Family Album," an effort to collect vintage and modern family snapshots of the Smithsonian Institution for possible use in a future exhibit. Digital and digitized images were submitted and made available online via a website of the same name. Contributors were eligible to participate in a random drawing for a voyage with Smithsonian Journeys. The website began accepting submissions in May 2013 and stopped in April 2014. Submissions made after September 3, 2013 were not eligible for the drawing. Office of Advancement staff deleted images that were clearly not taken at the Smithsonian. Materials include submitted photographs, excluding those deleted for being out of scope. Also included is a spreadsheet providing metadata for the images. Materials are in electronic format.


  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Enterprises Smithsonian Journeys
  • America's Family Album (Proposed exhibition)


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



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


  • 2013
  • 2013-2014

Restrictions & Rights

Unrestricted; these records contain sensitive information and will be redacted by the Archives before use by researchers. Transferring office; 9/25/2014 memorandum, Wright to Lee; Contact reference staff for details


  • Prize contests in advertising
  • Public relations
  • Museums
  • Web sites
  • Fund raising
  • Museums--Public relations


  • Digital images
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic records

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SIA Acc. 14-307

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