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Accession 18-188

Smithsonian Institution. Archives

Website Records, 2009-2017

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Archives
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2009-2017
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Collection: Accession 18-188
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution Archives website as it existed on November 21, 2016, and again on December 12, 2016. The website includes information for researchers, staff, and the general public regarding reference, records management, and preservation. It also includes publications, resources for teachers, online exhibitions, historical images, and narrative histories of the Smithsonian Institution and its museums, research centers, activities, and staff as well as the blog, "The Bigger Picture: Exploring Archives and Smithsonian History," with posts dating from January 2009. In addition, a new online exhibition "African American Contributions to the Smithsonian: Challenges and Achievements" was crawled on January 11, 2017, and an older online exhibition "Spencer F. Baird's Vision for a National Museum" was crawled on May 11, 2017. This accession does not include detailed collections information and some videos are missing. Materials are in electronic format.

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This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution Archives website as it existed on November 21, 2016, and again on December 12, 2016. The website includes information for researchers, staff, and the general public regarding reference, records management, and preservation. It also includes publications, resources for teachers, online exhibitions, historical images, and narrative histories of the Smithsonian Institution and its museums, research centers, activities, and staff as well as the blog, "The Bigger Picture: Exploring Archives and Smithsonian History," with posts dating from January 2009. In addition, a new online exhibition "African American Contributions to the Smithsonian: Challenges and Achievements" was crawled on January 11, 2017, and an older online exhibition "Spencer F. Baird's Vision for a National Museum" was crawled on May 11, 2017. This accession does not include detailed collections information and some videos are missing. Materials are in electronic format.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-188, Smithsonian Institution. Archives, Website Records

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Electronic Records

Smithsonian Institution Archives website and blog, 2009-2016, crawled, November 21, 2016

Electronic Records

Smithsonian Institution Archives website and blog, 2009-2016, crawled, December 12, 2016

Electronic Records

"African American Contributions to the Smithsonian: Challenges and Achievements" online exhibition, crawled January 11, 2017

Electronic Records

"Spencer F. Baird's Vision for a National Museum" online exhibition, crawled May 11, 2017

Electronic Records