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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 18-246

National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division

Exhibition Records, 1975-1979, 1983-2002

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1975-1979, 1983-2002
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 18-246
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Cathleen S. Lewis, Curator, documenting the development, production, maintenance, and upgrades of exhibitions. Topics covered include the Space Hall, the "Space Race" exhibition, artifact acquisitions, agreements, and special events. Some records date to when the Space History Division (1997-2013), was known as the Department of Space History from (1987-1996), the Department of Space Science and Exploration (1980-1986), and the Department of Astronautics (1975-1980). Materials include notes, reports, correspondence, memoranda, scripts, proposals, lists, floor plans, drawings, transparencies, slides, brochures, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other related materials. Some materials are written in Russian. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Cathleen S. Lewis, Curator, documenting the development, production, maintenance, and upgrades of exhibitions. Topics covered include the Space Hall, the "Space Race" exhibition, artifact acquisitions, agreements, and special events. Some records date to when the Space History Division (1997-2013), was known as the Department of Space History from (1987-1996), the Department of Space Science and Exploration (1980-1986), and the Department of Astronautics (1975-1980). Materials include notes, reports, correspondence, memoranda, scripts, proposals, lists, floor plans, drawings, transparencies, slides, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other related materials. Some materials are written in Russian. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-246, National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

Space Hall, 1992

Box 1 of 2

"Space Race", 1994-1996

Box 1 of 2

Moon Race Script - "Space Race", 1995

Box 1 of 2

Space Stations, A Permanent Presence in Space - "Space Race", 1995

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Script - Peter Gorin's Comments, 1993, 1995

Box 1 of 2

Space Race - Administrative, 1994-1995

Box 1 of 2

Cold War Planning - Space Race, 1992-1995

Box 1 of 2

Scripts, 1995

Box 1 of 2

David Barrett - Yuri Romanenko Tape, 1996

Box 1 of 2

Educational Package - Proposal, 1996

Box 1 of 2

Salyut - Mir - Scripts, 1995

Box 1 of 2

A Permanent Presence in Space, Scripts, Drawings, 1995-1996

Box 1 of 2

Walkthrough - Space Race, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Docents - Space Race, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Perot Foundation, 1994-1997

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Reception, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Space Race - Press Opening, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Images and Handouts - Space Race, 1997

Box 1 of 2

News Clippings - Space Race, 1996-1998

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Artifact List, 1975, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Space Race - Window Wall - Lighting, 1987, 1994, 1998

Box 1 of 2

Gallery 114 - Artifact Cleaning, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Video Selection and Orders, 1995-1996

Box 1 of 2

Interview - Leonov and Stafford, 1996

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Video Photographs, Research, 1975, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Video, Scripts, Preparation, Narration, 1996-1997

Box 1 of 2

Filming and Photography Requests, 2001-2003

Box 1 of 2

Sotheby's Auction - Russian Space Program, 1993

Box 1 of 2

Sotheby's Auction - Acquirement and Maintenance, 1993-1994

Box 1 of 2

Airlock Corporation, 1993

Box 1 of 2

Space Race Briefing - Russian Artifacts, 1996

Box 1 of 2

VIP Tours - Space Race, 1997-1998

Box 1 of 2

Korolev's Slide Rule - IL 01140 - Treatment Report, 1997

Box 1 of 2

Santa Script, 1994

Box 1 of 2

Sotheby Article, 1993-1994

Box 1 of 2

Sotheby's, 1996

Box 1 of 2

Stephenson Artifact Preservation Work, 1996-1998

Box 1 of 2

Soyuz, 1988-1989

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Vega Exhibit Remarks, 1992

Box 2 of 2

Vega, The Space Shuttle, Soviet Solar System Exploration, 1991-1994 (electronic records)

Box 2 of 2

Vega Contract, circa 1991

Box 2 of 2

Vasily Mikhailovich Karpiy, undated

Box 2 of 2

Soviet Union Trip, 1989

Box 2 of 2

Vladimir Ivanovich Kostenko, 1987-1989

Box 2 of 2

Scripts - Vega, Soviet Solar System Exploration, Photographs, 1990-1992 (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Soviet Union - Soviet Lunar and Planetary Launches, Solar System Exploration, undated, 1991

Box 2 of 2

Agreements, 1991-1992

Box 2 of 2

Vega Model, 1988-1991 (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Soyuz Spacecraft - After the Moon, Pictures and Script, 1991

Box 2 of 2

Soyuz Information - Transparencies and Photographs, 1991-1992

Box 2 of 2

Gringaus, Konstatin - Interview, 1991

Box 2 of 2

Relocation and Exhibit - Vega Satellite, 1990-1992

Box 2 of 2

Special Exhibition Fund, undated

Box 2 of 2

Missile Exchange - Voyager, 1987-1990

Box 2 of 2

Cold War Exhibit - Correspondence, 1987-1988

Box 2 of 2

Cold War Exhibit - Drozhilov, Aleksei Research Proposal, 1991

Box 2 of 2

Cold War Film Festival, 1991

Box 2 of 2

The Brookings Institution, 1992

Box 2 of 2

Cold War - Turning Points, 1991-1992

Box 2 of 2

Cold War - Zheltov, Alexander, 1992

Box 2 of 2

Cold War - Comparative Weapons Development, 1990-1992

Box 2 of 2

Cold War Exhibit, 1992

Box 2 of 2

Apollo Repair Moscow, Acquisitions, 1976-1979, 1983-1986, 1989

Box 2 of 2

United States - Soviet - Artifact Exchange, 1985-1987

Box 2 of 2

Space Art Exhibition - Soviet and United States, 1985-1986

Box 2 of 2

Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) Artifacts, 1975

Box 2 of 2

Photographs, undated

Box 2 of 2

Implementation Advisory Group, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Andersen, Bob - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Berman, Jay - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Bundt, Richard - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Craveri, Guido - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Kaller, Myron - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994, 1997

Box 2 of 2

Karpeles, David, 1994, 1996

Box 2 of 2

Kumazawa, Atsushi - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Longhurst, F. - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Maclean, Barry - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Oradek, Delphi - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Roseman, William - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Sannella, David - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Simonyi, Charles - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Stein, Sophie - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Van Dyke, Jeff - Soviet Space Artifacts, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous Office Correspondence, 1994

Box 2 of 2

Exhibit Planning, 2000-2001

Box 2 of 2

Space Race Upgrade, 2001-2002

Box 2 of 2