Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Institutional Studies Office
Director's Records, 1987-2000
This accession consists of the records of Zahava D. Doering, Director, 1990-2000, which document her administration of the International Studies Office (OIS) and professional activities, as well as matters in regard to Smithsonian policy analysis, strategic planning, exhibition development and evaluation, and audience studies. Earlier records date back to when Doering was special assistant to the Secretary for survey research programs at OIS, 1987-1990. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; budget summaries; agreements; proposals; seminar, conference, symposium, and workshop information; survey questionnaires; visitor comments; information pertaining to the Smithsonian Council and the Council of Information and Education Directors; photographs and slides; reports; news releases and clippings; brochures; floor plans; and supporting documentation.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Doering, Zahava D.
- Smithsonian Institution. Council of Information and Education Directors
- Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Council
- Smithsonian Institution
- Museums -- Management
- Personnel management
- Congresses and conventions
- Museum exhibits
- Museums -- Public relations
- Policy and research
- Museum visitors
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-087, Smithsonian Institution. Institutional Studies Office, Director's Records