Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits
Exhibition Records, 1984-1989
This accession consists of records that document the design and production of the exhibition Field to Factory: Afro-American Migration, 1915-1940 at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). The exhibition examined the lasting impact of the migration of African Americans to the Northern section of the United States. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, exhibit outline, exhibit script, installation information, label text, notes, images, and clippings.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Museum exhibits
- African Americans -- Migrations
- African Americans -- History
- African Americans -- Social life and customs
- Museum techniques
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-053, National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits, Exhibition Records