Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life
Exhibition Records, 1971-1989
This accession consists of records that document the planning for and installation of the exhibition A Nation of Nations, which opened at the National Museum of History and Technology in 1976. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Carl H. Scheele and Richard E. Ahlborn, Co-chairmen of the exhibition; and Ellen Roney Hughes, exhibition coordinator. Materials also include script; production schedule; budget summaries; contracts; exhibition installation photographs; news releases; meeting minutes; articles; information pertaining to loans, conservation issues, and special programs; exhibition catalogue planning records; construction specifications and floor plans; and exhibition opening photographs.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Scheele, Carl H.
- Ahlborn, Richard E.
- Hughes, Ellen Roney
- National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
- Nation of Nations (1976: Smithsonian Institution)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Compact discs
- Color photographs
- Color transparencies
- Black-and-white photographs
- Floor plans
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-163, National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life, Exhibition Records