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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 19-141

Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative

Project Files, 2010-2014

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative
Title: Project Files
Dates: 2010-2014
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 19-141
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the Haiti Cultural Recovery Project that works to rescue, recover, safeguard and help restore Haitian artwork, artifacts, documents, media and architectural features damaged and endangered by the January 12, 2010, earthquake and its aftermath. The project was established by Richard Kurin, Under Secretary of History, Art and Culture, and managed by the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative, beginning in 2012, to protect cultural heritage threatened or impacted by disasters and to help United States and international communities preserve their identities and history. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; contracts, agreements, and memorandums of understanding; budget summaries; proposals; meeting agendas; reports; gift information; and brochures.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the Haiti Cultural Recovery Project that works to rescue, recover, safeguard and help restore Haitian artwork, artifacts, documents, media and architectural features damaged and endangered by the January 12, 2010, earthquake and its aftermath. The project was established by Richard Kurin, Under Secretary of History, Art and Culture, and managed by the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative, beginning in 2012, to protect cultural heritage threatened or impacted by disasters and to help United States and international communities preserve their identities and history. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; contracts, agreements, and memorandums of understanding; budget summaries; proposals; meeting agendas; reports; gift information; and brochures.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 4/12/2019 memorandum, Johnstone to Carroll; Contact reference staff for details.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-141, Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative, Project Files

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Container List

Box 1

Haiti Cultural Recovery Project

The Broadway League, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Progress Report, 2010

Box 1 of 1

Budget Summaries, 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Olsen Jean Julien, 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Fondation Connaissance et Liberte (FOKAL), 2010-2013

Box 1 of 1

Haiti Lease: Samir Handel, 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Memoranda of Understanding, 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

United States Agency for International Development/Advance Funds, 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

Gift Fund, 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (FAIC), 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

Ministry of Culture and Communication, 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Rosa Lowinger and Associates, 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM), 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

Cori Wegener, 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

Caryatid Conservation Services, Inc., 2010-2012

Box 1 of 1

Clinton Bush Haiti Fund, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Project Book Planning, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Stiller Foundation Grant, 2012

Box 1 of 1

Compliance Review Reports, 2010-2011

Box 1 of 1

Bureau of Architecture and Preservation, 2012-2014

Box 1 of 1

Institut de Sauvegard du Patrimoine National, 2012-2014

Box 1 of 1

Krystyn Macgregor, 2011

Box 1 of 1

A. Veronica Conkling, 2011-2012

Box 1 of 1

Viviana Dominquez, 2011-2012

Box 1 of 1

Desiree Domec, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Bernard Colla, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Gailhbaud Anais, 2011

Box 1 of 1

Kristin Gisladottir, 2011

Box 1 of 1

ALDEA International, 2010

Box 1 of 1