RSVP Postcard for Exhibits

ID: SIA2013-07878 (front) and SIA2013-07879 (back)

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Postcard

Date: 2001

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Collection 08-089, Box 3, Folder: Kiowa Cradles/Newborn

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Summary

Color postcard to RSVP to the invitation to an opening reception on Thursday: April 5, 2001 for several exhibits at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI): "Newborn Ancestors: The Art and Articles of Plains Indian Children," "Gifts of Pride and Love: Kiowa and Comanche Cradles," and "Seth Eastman Watercolors: A Soldier Artist Among the Dakota." The left side of the card has an image of a baby carrier, and the right side has RSVP options. The postcard is unused, and the address side was pre-addressed to NMAI.

Subject

National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) was created on November 18, 1989, when President George H.W. Bush signed an act allowing the transfer of the Museum of the American Indian into the Smithsonian to create NMAI.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Collection 08-089, Box 3, Folder: Kiowa Cradles/Newborn

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

2001

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Postcard
  • Exhibitions
  • Artists
  • Advertising
  • Special events
  • Kiowa Indians
  • Special events--Marketing

Form/Genre

  • Postcard
  • Paper

ID Number

SIA2013-07878 (front) and SIA2013-07879 (back)

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 6.9w x 4.9h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Paper

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