Development of the Museum of History and Technology Bureau Library to 1964

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Summary

This University of Maryland term paper details the history of the branch library of the National Museum of American History (formerly the National Museum of History and Technology), primarily from 1958 to 1964. Paper focuses on collections policy, cataloging, staffing and reference services. Also traces background to the current branch from 1881.

Author

Goudy, Kristin

Subject

  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Notes

Term paper, University of Maryland. Copy available in Smithsonian Institution Archives file of article using SI Archives.

Contained within

(Book)

Contact information

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

Date

1980

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