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Summary

The Association of Museum Specialists, Technicians, and Aides is established as a new professional society at the National Museum of History and Technology. Barbara Coffee is elected president for the group, which is organized to "promote high professional standards" among its members, and to provide a forum for discussion and study of common concerns.

Subject

  • Coffee, Barbara
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 12/1977, p. 7

Contact information

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

Date

1977

Topic

  • Women
  • New Programs
  • New Organizations

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