SIA Acc. 21-048, National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Home and Community Life, Curatorial Records, 2007-2018

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This accession consists of the email account of William Yeingst, Curator and Chair, Division of Home and Community Life. Yeingst's research interests included American social history as well as household and family life with an emphasis on domestic furnishings. Yeingst's email account consists of approximately 21,977 messages and covers the time period of January 2007 to October 2018. The correspondence documents Yeingst's work on research, exhibitions, collections acquisitions, public programs, and other related areas. Materials are in electronic format.


Yeingst, William


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  • 2007
  • 2007-2018

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  • Public relations
  • Equipment
  • Home economics
  • Museums
  • Society
  • Furnishings
  • Social conditions
  • Museum curators
  • Museum exhibits
  • Research
  • House furnishings
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Home economics--Equipment and supplies
  • Social life and customs


United States


  • Electronic mail
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic records

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SIA Acc. 21-048

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