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Accession 15-208

Smithsonian Latino Center

Website Records, 2012-2015

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Latino Center
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2012-2015
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Collection: Accession 15-208
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Latino Center website and two of its Tumblr blogs as they existed on March 27, 2015. The website provides information about the Center as well as Latino programs, educational resources, and exhibitions across the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes online exhibitions. The "Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum: Learning in the 21st Century" Tumblr blog highlights Latino influences in art, science, and culture. The Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) is a pan-institutional digital initiative which highlights the collections, research, scholarship, exhibitions, and educational activities of the Smithsonian Institution as they relate to United States Latinos and Latin America. The blog launched in July 2013. The "Smithsonian LVM Día de Los Muertos Celebración" Tumblr blog highlights events associated with the LVM, most notably the annual Day of the Dead Real/Virtual Festival, in collaboration with the University of Texas at El Paso. The blog launched in October 2012. Materials are in electronic format.

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This accession consists of the Smithsonian Latino Center website and two of its Tumblr blogs as they existed on March 27, 2015. The website provides information about the Center as well as Latino programs, educational resources, and exhibitions across the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes online exhibitions. The "Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum: Learning in the 21st Century" Tumblr blog highlights Latino influences in art, science, and culture. The Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) is a pan-institutional digital initiative which highlights the collections, research, scholarship, exhibitions, and educational activities of the Smithsonian Institution as they relate to United States Latinos and Latin America. The blog launched in July 2013. The "Smithsonian LVM Dia de Los Muertos Celebracion" Tumblr blog highlights events associated with the LVM, most notably the annual Day of the Dead Real/Virtual Festival, in collaboration with the University of Texas at El Paso. The blog launched in October 2012. Materials are in electronic format.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-208, Smithsonian Latino Center, Website Records

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Electronic Records

Smithsonian Latino Center website, crawled March 27, 2015

Electronic Records

"Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum: Learning in the 21st Century" Tumblr blog, 2013-2015, crawled March 27, 2015

Electronic Records

"Smithsonian LVM Dia de Los Muertos Celebracion" Tumblr blog, 2012-2015, crawled March 27, 2015

Electronic Records