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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 18-132

National Museum of American History. Division of Physical Sciences

Exhibition Records, 1972-1980

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of American History. Division of Physical Sciences
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1972-1980
Quantity: 0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection: Accession 18-132
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the records of Jon B. Eklund, curator of chemistry, which document planning, development and production activities for the exhibitions "Henry Wurtz (1828-1910): An American Chemist," "Aspects of Art and Science," "Ceramics as Historical Evidence," and the Hall of American Science at the National Museum of American History, and when the museum was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Also represented in these records are curators Susan Faye Cannon and Bernard S. Finn. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; floor plans; photographs; and meeting reports.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the records of Jon B. Eklund, curator of chemistry, which document planning, development and production activities for the exhibitions "Henry Wurtz (1828-1910): An American Chemist," "Aspects of Art and Science," "Ceramics as Historical Evidence," and the Hall of American Science at the National Museum of American History, and when the museum was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Also represented in these records are curators Susan Faye Cannon and Bernard S. Finn. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; floor plans; photographs; and meeting reports.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-132, National Museum of American History. Division of Physical Sciences, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Henry Wurtz (1828-1910): An American Chemist

Installation Photographs, 1979

Box 1 of 1

Aspects of Art and Science

Installation Photographs, 1978

Box 1 of 1

Ceramics as Historical Evidence

Proposal, circa 1979

Box 1 of 1

Installation and Opening Photographs, 1980

Box 1 of 1

Other

Hall of American Science: Planning Information, 1973

Box 1 of 1

Hall of American Science: Proposal, 1973-1974

Box 1 of 1

Hall of American Science: Correspondence, 1972-1976

Box 1 of 1

Hall of American Science: Meeting Reports, 1973-1974

Box 1 of 1

Hall of American Science: Floor Plans, 1974

Box 1 of 1

Jon B. Eklund: Incoming Correspondence, 1976-1978

Box 1 of 1