Program Records, 1984-2015

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Consists of records documenting the program activities of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center (SAPAC) in regard to public outreach initiatives such as literary events, historical presentations, contemporary discussions, cultural performances, exhibitions, symposiums, commemorations, special events, and committees. Earlier records date back to when SAPAC was known as the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; fundraising information; proposals; budget summaries; reports; surveys; agreements; brochures; website project information; photographs; newspaper clippings; and audiotape recordings. Some materials are in electronic format.


Smithsonian Institution Asian Pacific American Program


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1984
  • 1984-2015

Restrictions & Rights

Materials less than 15 years old. Restricted. Contact reference staff for details


  • Public relations
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Education
  • Committees
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Fund raising
  • Web sites
  • Special events
  • Asian Americans
  • Pacific Islanders
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museums--Educational aspects


  • Manuscripts
  • Brochures
  • Color photographs
  • Audiotapes
  • Compact discs
  • Electronic records
  • Clippings

Local number

SIA RS01756

Physical description

6.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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