SIA Acc. 15-168, Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary, Administrative Records, 2008-2014

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This accession consists of the email of G. Wayne Clough, Secretary (2008-2014), which documents his administration of the Smithsonian in regard to the Institution's museums, research, fundraising, programs, and special events. The account consists of approximately 187,000 email messages including correspondence pertaining to policies, meetings, Board of Regents, agreements, educational programs, strategic planning, project proposals, committees, press briefings, budget reviews, surveys, reports, museum construction and renovation issues, symposiums, interviews, information technology, personnel, publications, donations, collections management, museum exhibitions, speeches, and retirement. Materials are in electronic format.


  • Clough, G. Wayne
  • Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents
  • Smithsonian Institution Administration


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  • 2008
  • 2008-2014

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  • Museum buildings
  • Museum finance
  • Public relations
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Personnel management
  • Committees
  • Strategic planning
  • Museums
  • Budget
  • Gifts
  • Smithsonian buildings
  • Information technology
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums--Collection management
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museum publications
  • Museums--Administration


  • Electronic mail
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic records

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SIA Acc. 15-168

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