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Accession 17-179

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Website Records, 2014-2015

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2014-2015
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Collection: Accession 17-179
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum's Twitter account as it existed on January 5, 2015, less than a month after the museum's post-renovation reopening on December 12, 2014. Twitter is a microblog used by the museum to promote its activities including the reinstallation of the collections and events related to the grand reopening. In addition, this accession includes tweets from the public and other organizations that used the hashtag "#newcooperhewitt" which was promoted by the museum. These tweets were captured using a crawler on January 9, 2015. Tweets with this hashtag dating from December 8, 2014, through February 2, 2015, were also exported into a spreadsheet. Due to technical issues, some images are missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

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This accession consists of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum's Twitter account as it existed on January 5, 2015, less than a month after the museum's post-renovation reopening on December 12, 2014. Twitter is a microblog used by the museum to promote its activities including the reinstallation of the collections and events related to the grand reopening.

In addition, this accession includes tweets from the public and other organizations that used the hashtag "#newcooperhewitt" which was promoted by the museum. These tweets were captured using a crawler on January 9, 2015. Tweets with this hashtag dating from December 8, 2014, through February 2, 2015, were also exported into a spreadsheet.

Due to technical issues, some images are missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-179, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Website Records

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Electronic Records

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Twitter account, crawled January 5, 2015

Electronic Records

Tweets using #newcooperhewitt, crawled January 9, 2015

Electronic Records

Tweets using #newcooperhewitt, exported between December 8, 2014, and February 2, 2015

Electronic Records