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Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Political History  Search this
Subject:
Bird, William L  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Politics and Reform  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Social History  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Department of Social and Cultural History  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Clippings
Compact discs
Electronic records
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1977
1977-2015
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 the records of William L. Bird, Curator, documenting his curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Political History. Earlier records date back to when the division was known as the Division of Politics and Reform, the Division of Social History, and when it was part of the Department of Social and Cultural History at the National Museum of American History, which, prior to 1980, was known at the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; information pertaining to professional societies, conferences, symposiums, and colloquiums; Bird's lecture papers, articles, and book reviews; press releases; newspaper clippings; collection management information; awards; book reviews in regard to Bird's publications; photographs and negatives; brochures; and a drawing. Some materials are in electronic format.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Politics and culture  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Political science  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-098
See more items in:
Curatorial Records 1946-2015 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Political History]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398460