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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 19-204

National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Education and Museum Programs

Exhibition Records, 1992-2008, 2015-2016

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Education and Museum Programs
Title: Exhibition Records
Dates: 1992-2008, 2015-2016
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 19-204
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Carolyn Rapkievian, Assistant Director. The materials document her work on exhibitions for the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Some materials date to when the office was known as the Office of Public Programs. Exhibitions documented include the Potomac Atrium, "Window on Collections," and "Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American Indian Nations." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, presentations, scripts, object lists, architectural drawings, maps, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Carolyn Rapkievian, Assistant Director. The materials document her work on exhibitions for the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Some materials date to when the office was known as the Office of Public Programs. Exhibitions documented include the Potomac Atrium, Window on Collections, and Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American Indian Nations. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, presentations, scripts, object lists, architectural drawings, maps, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2032; Transferring office; 09/30/2019 memorandum, Toda to Rapkievian; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-204, National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Education and Museum Programs, Exhibition Records

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Container List

Box 1

General

Children Childfest Photo Exhibit

Box 1 of 1

Planning the Mall Museum, 1992-1995

Box 1 of 1

Welcome Wall, 2003

Box 1 of 1

Entrance panels, 2001, 2005

Box 1 of 1

Coordination team - Mall Museum, 1998

Box 1 of 1

Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations - Visitor reactions, 2016

Box 1 of 1

Current issues - Temporary exhibitions, 2007

Box 1 of 1

Presentations - Lessons learned from visitor studies, 2005-2007

Box 1 of 1

Presentation - Lessons Learned from the Mall Exhibitions, 2007 (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 1

Expo, 2015

Box 1 of 1

Window on Collections

Window on Collections (WOC) - Study collections - General, 1999 (3 folders)

Box 1 of 1

WOC - Study collections, 2000

Box 1 of 1

WOC - Thaw Proposal, 2000

Box 1 of 1

WOC - Study collections, general, 2001

Box 1 of 1

WOC - Objects with eagles

Box 1 of 1

WOC - Study Collections, Drawers and schedules, 2003

Box 1 of 1

Potomac Atrium Exhibitions

Potomac - General, 2001, 2006-2007

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Geography and maps, 2003-2006

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Center, 1995-2000

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Orientation spaces, 2006

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Quotes

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Script, 2008

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Revisions, 2006-2007

Box 1 of 1

Potomac - Programming, April 2007

Box 1 of 1