Sheila Mutchler in the Evans Gallery

ID: 86-1062-25

Creator: Penland, Dane A

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1986

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder March 1986

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Summary

Sheila Mutchler in the Evans Gallery, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). In 1974 she helped to set up the Discovery Room. She has also worked at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden to make the museum more accessible to the general public; in Museum Programs from 1975-1976; in August 1976 she became manager of the Insect Zoo, where she stayed until 1979. She then joined the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education. In 1981, she became manager of the Evans Gallery in NMNH.

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Discovery Room
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) O. Orkin Insect Zoo
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs
  • Office of Elementary and Secondary Education

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, March 1986

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder March 1986

Contact information

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

Date

1986

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Topic

  • Women
  • Insect zoos
  • Thomas M. Evans Gallery (NHB)
  • Mutchler, Sheila
  • Galleries

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

86-1062-25

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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