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Creator:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach  Search this
Extent:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Clippings
Pamphlets
Manuscripts
Date:
circa 1971-2012
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the development, transformation, marketing, and activities of the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, clippings, media reports, press packets, reviews, floor plans, architectural drawings, renovation budgets, funding information, proposals, scripts, pamphlets, exhibition descriptions, anniversary event files, radio interviews on audiocassettes, original drawings for holiday cards, images, manuscripts, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Insect zoos  Search this
Insects  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects.  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Museums -- Public relations.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Clippings
Pamphlets
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-128, National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach, Insect Zoo History Files
Identifier:
Accession 13-128
See more items in:
Insect Zoo History Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-128