Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Public Service
Subject Files, 1970-1992
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Ralph Rinzler during his tenure as Assistant Secretary for Public Service and as Assistant Secretary Emeritus, respectively. Earlier records date back to when Rinzler was Director of the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; budget summaries; news releases and clippings; committee, conference, symposium, and special event information; lecture papers; photographs; exhibition information; and supporting documentation. 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.
- Museums -- Administration
- Museums -- Public relations
- Congresses and conventions
- Speeches, addresses, etc.
- Special events
- Budget process
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-246, Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Public Service, Subject Files