SIA Acc. 20-100, Smithsonian Libraries, Subject Files, 1986-2019

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This accession consists of records created and maintained by Mary Augusta Thomas, documenting her participation on pan-Smithsonian Institution committees, workgroups, and task forces, as well as relations with external organizations. Thomas served as Manager (and later Assistant Director) of Planning and Administration; Assistant Director of Management and Systems; Associate Director of Reader Services and Strategic Planning (2002-2009); and Deputy Director (2009-2019). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, meeting materials, reports, proposals, charters, presentations, brochures, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format. Prior to 2014, the Smithsonian Libraries was known as the Smithsonian Institution Libraries.


  • Thomas, Mary Augusta
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries


  • 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


  • 1986
  • 1986-2019

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2035; Transferring office; 1/9/2020 memorandum, Wright to Thomas/Hill; Contact reference staff for details


  • Museum libraries
  • Committees


  • Brochures
  • Collection descriptions
  • Manuscripts
  • Compact discs
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA Acc. 20-100

Physical description

1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)

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