Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Postal Museum
Website Records, 2012-2014
This accession consists of the primary National Postal Museum website and blog as they existed on October 9, 2014.
The website includes information about the museum and its exhibitions, collections, research, events, and educational resources. It also includes online exhibitions. Detailed collection information is not included in this accession.
The blog, titled "Pushing the Envelope," is dedicated to sharing behind-the-scenes stories, thoughts, and interesting discussion about the museum and its collection. The first post was in October 2012.
Materials are in electronic format.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Indians at the Post Office: Native Themes in New Deal-Era Murals (Online exhibition)
- The Railway Mail Service (Online exhibition)
- Fad to Fundamental: Air Mail in America (Online exhibition)
- The Pichs Collection: Exploring Cuba's History Through Postal Stamps (Online exhibition)
- Collecting Ancestral Homelands (Online exhibition)
- Pushing the Envelope (Blog)
- Web sites
- Museums -- Public relations
- Museums -- Collection management
- Postal museums
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-043, National Postal Museum, Website Records