Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Air and Space Museum
Architecture and Construction Records, circa 1998-2005
This accession consists primarily of images as well as some video documenting the construction of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and events surrounding its opening. The majority of the photographs were taken by Carolyn Russo, National Air and Space Museum (NASM) photographer; Mark A. Avino and Eric F. Long, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Imaging and Photographic Services (OIPS) photographers assigned to NASM; Jeff Tinsley and Dane Penland, OIPS photographers; and William Doole, National Air and Space Society volunteer. Additional images were taken or compiled by Linda Neuman Ezell, Project Coordinator. Materials include slide transparencies, prints, negatives, contact sheets, and digital images. A small number of images document models, concept drawings, architectural drawings, floor plans, and the placement of artifacts in the facility or were compiled for use in publications and presentations. There is also a small amount of non-image material including narratives, brochures, ephemera, notes, memoranda, and statistics. Some 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.
- Russo, Carolyn
- Avino, Mark A.
- Long, Eric F., 1954-
- Tinsley, Jeff
- Penland, Dane
- Doole, William
- Ezell, Linda Neuman
- Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
- Smithsonian Institution. Office of Imaging and Photographic Services
- National Air and Space Museum (U.S.). National Air and Space Society
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Compact discs
- Digital images
- Electronic records
- Floppy disks
- Color negatives
- Color photographs
- Color transparencies
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-284, National Air and Space Museum, Architecture and Construction Records