SMS Takes Over NMAH Bookstore

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Summary

The National Museum of American History Bookstore, which had been run by the McGraw-Hill publishing firm for 10 years, is incorporated by the Smithsonian Museum Shops. With the takeover, the bookstore offered a 20% discount to Smithsonian staff in place of the 10% discount offered by McGraw-Hill.

Subject

  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • Smithsonian Museum Shops
  • McGraw-Hill Book Company

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," July 1982, p. 2.

Contact information

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

Date

July 1, 1982

Topic

  • Museum stores
  • Books and reading
  • Bookstore
  • Smithsonian business activities
  • Books

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