SIA Acc. 20-031, Smithsonian Institution Office of Visitor Services, Publications, 1976-2013

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This accession consists of publications and other materials created by the Office of Visitor Services for distribution to volunteers and to the public. The office was known as the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center (VIARC) through the end of 2011. Materials include brochures, flyers, invitations, handbooks, badges, greeting cards, floor plans, pamphlets, maps, stationary, membership binders, calendars, certificates, forms, lanyards, an orientation video, and related materials. Supporting and administrative documentation is included with some publications, including correspondence, memoranda, design files, and related materials.


  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center


  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Folder List in accession file.
  • For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

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


  • 1976
  • 1976-2013


  • Visitors' centers
  • Public relations
  • Museums
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museum publications


  • Brochures
  • Collection descriptions
  • Manuscripts
  • Pamphlets
  • Floor plans
  • Maps
  • Videotapes
  • Artifacts

Local number

SIA Acc. 20-031

Physical description

3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)

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