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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 20-091

National Postal Museum

Website Records, 2016-2020

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Postal Museum
Title: Website Records
Dates: 2016-2020
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Collection: Accession 20-091
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of National Postal Museum web content before and after a redesign and relaunch in December 2019. The website includes information about the museum and its exhibitions, collections, research, events, and educational resources. A National Postal Museum blog existed as a separate entity prior to the redesign, but was then incorporated into the website itself. Detailed collection information is not included in this accession. This accession includes separate crawls of the website and blog on December 10, 2019, a few days before the relaunch, and a crawl of the redesigned website on January 7, 2020. Server files for the older website are also included. Due to technical issues, some content is missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of National Postal Museum web content before and after a redesign and relaunch in December 2019. The website includes information about the museum and its exhibitions, collections, research, events, and educational resources. A National Postal Museum blog, launched in July 2016, existed as a separate entity prior to the redesign, but was then incorporated into the website itself. Detailed collection information is not included in this accession. This accession includes separate crawls of the website and blog on December 10, 2019, a few days before the relaunch, and a crawl of the redesigned website on January 7, 2020. Server files for the older website are also included. Due to technical issues, some content is missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 20-091, National Postal Museum, Website Records

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Electronic Records

National Postal Museum website, crawled December 10, 2019

Electronic Records

National Postal Museum blog, 2016-2019, crawled December 10, 2019

Electronic Records

National Postal Museum website with blog, 2016-2020, crawled January 7, 2020

Electronic Records

National Postal Museum website, server files transferred December 12, 2019

Electronic Records