Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of the American Indian
Website Records, 2009-2020
This accession consists of web content maintained by the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI).
The primary NMAI website, crawled on January 9, 2020, includes information about the museum as well as its exhibitions, collections, programs, and professional training opportunities. It also includes educational resources and press releases. Detailed information about individual objects is not included in this accession. Due to technical issues, many of the images and other graphics are missing from this accession.
The Native Knowledge 360 pages of the NMAI website were crawled separately on November 6, 2019. These pages contain educational resources for teaching and learning about Native Americans. Due to technical issues, some formatting does not properly align.
The National Native American Veterans Memorial pages of the NMAI website were crawled separately on February 22, 2019. These pages provide information about the memorial located on the museum's grounds and the process of its creation. It also provides historical and statistical information about Native American veterans.
The NMAI blog, crawled February 21, 2020, discusses museum events, exhibitions, activities, and objects as well as Native American life. It launched in April 2009.
Materials are in electronic format.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Web sites
- Museums -- Public relations
- Museums -- Educational aspects
- Indians of North America
- Indians of South America
- Museum exhibits
- Museums -- Collection management
- National Native American Veterans Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
- War memorials
- Historical museums
- United States -- Social life and customs
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 20-090, National Museum of the American Indian, Website Records