SIA Acc. 18-239, Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Technical Project Files, circa 1990-2015

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Summary

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Robert Schneider, Technical Director, 2000-2015, documenting the technical design of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival and other major programs and festivals on the National Mall. The majority of the material consists of architectural drawings, site plans, specifications, and images of construction, staff, and volunteers. Materials also include scopes of work, schedules, budgets, correspondence, safety training materials, contract and purchasing documentation, and related materials. Materials are in electronic format. Many materials were created by support staff and submitted to Schneider at the end of the festival or were received from his predecessors.

Subject

  • Schneider, Robert
  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Notes

For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1990
  • 1990-2015
  • circa 1990-2015

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 6/15/2016 memorandum, Wright to Mendoza/Adams; Contact reference staff for details

Topic

  • Folk festivals
  • Special events

Form/Genre

  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Digital images

Local number

SIA Acc. 18-239

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