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Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 17-115

Museum Computer Network

Records, 1990-1997

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Museum Computer Network
Title: Records
Dates: 1990-1997
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 17-115
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Diane Zorich, President, 1993-1996. The materials document the activities of the Museum Computer Network (MCN) including planning for conferences, grant management, board meetings, strategic planning, and relationships with other organizations such as the American Society for Information Science and the Consortium for the Computer Information of Museum Information. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agreements, meeting agendas and minutes, grant records, publications, financial records, brochures, strategic planning records, and clippings.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Diane Zorich, President, 1993-1996. The materials document the activities of the Museum Computer Network (MCN) including planning for conferences, grant management, board meetings, strategic planning, and relationships with other organizations such as the American Society for Information Science and the Consortium for the Computer Information of Museum Information. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agreements, meeting agendas and minutes, grant records, publications, financial records, brochures, strategic planning records, and clippings.

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Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-115, Museum Computer Network, Records

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Container List

Box 1

Board member orientation packet, 1990-1991

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - November 1991

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - April 1992

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - August 1992

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - November 1992

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Spring 1993

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Fall 1993

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Spring 1994

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Fall 1994

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Spring 1995

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - Fall 1995

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - May 1996

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - June 1996

Box 1 of 1

Board meeting - April 1997

Box 1 of 1

Executive Committee, 1993-1994

Box 1 of 1

Executive Committee - Correspondence, 1992-1993

Box 1 of 1

Board correspondence, 1990, 1995-1996

Box 1 of 1

President correspondence, 1993-1994

Box 1 of 1

General correspondence, 1993

Box 1 of 1

General correspondence, 1994

Box 1 of 1

General correspondence, 1996

Box 1 of 1

Consortium for the Computer Information of Museum Information (CIMI) - Correspondence - New governance structure, 1992-1994

Box 1 of 1

CIMI and MCN - Memorandum of Agreement, 1994

Box 1 of 1

Financial crisis, 1992

Box 1 of 1

Business plan, 1992

Box 1 of 1

Board retreat, 1992

Box 1 of 1

Publications Committee, 1993

Box 1 of 1

Move MCN operations to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Museum, 1992-1993

Box 1 of 1

Agreement between the American Society for Information Science and MCN, 1993

Box 1 of 1

Local chapters, 1993

Box 1 of 1

Media and technology, 1993

Box 1 of 1

Coalition for Public Space, 1994

Box 1 of 1

Museum directors and associations breakfast, September 1, 1994

Box 1 of 1

Business meeting, September 2, 1994

Box 1 of 1

Strategic planning, 1995 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

New member packet, 1995

Box 1 of 1

Nominating Committee, 1997

Box 1 of 1

Annual Membership meeting, 1997

Box 1 of 1

1994 conference planning, 1993-1994

Box 1 of 1

1995 International Conference on Hypermedia and Interactivity in Museums (ICHIM) and MCN joint conference, 1993-1995

Box 1 of 1

1996 MCN and Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN) joint conference, 1996

Box 1 of 1

National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) grant, 1994

Box 1 of 1

National Information Infrastructure (NII) white paper, 1994

Box 1 of 1

NII work, 1994

Box 1 of 1

Publications and clippings, 1994

Box 1 of 1