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Special Projects Records, 1960-1964, 1979-1999

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Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Associate Director for Special Projects  Search this
Subject:
Kerby, Catherine  Search this
Wilcox, U. Vincent  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1960
1960-1964
1960-1964, 1979-1999
Notes:
Folder List in accession file.
Electronic List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
This accession consists of records that document planning for the Museum Support Center (MSC), and the movement of National Museum of Natural History collections to the facility. Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of U. Vincent Wilcox, MSC Director, and Catherine Kerby, primarily during the years she served as Special Assistant to the Director; collection storage equipment proposals, contracts, and evaluations; installation schedules; press releases and other announcements; photographs of MSC and staff; MSC emergency evacuation plan; security management survey; tour information; articles; Museum of History and Technology move project guidelines; and reports.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 05-096
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 1/17/2001 memorandum, Peters to Dietrich; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Special Projects Records 1960-1999 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Associate Director for Special Projects]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_256421