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Vision Sessions Recordings, 1995

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1995
Topic:
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museums--Management  Search this
Museums and community  Search this
Strategic planning  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-230
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2011; Transferring office; 06/11/2009 memoradum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details
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Vision Sessions Recordings 1995 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283127

Program Files, 1975-2006

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Transcripts
Serials (publications)
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Sound recordings
Videotapes
Date:
1975
1975-2006
Topic:
Ecomuseums  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-236
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Program Files 1971-2006, undated [Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260948

Project Files, 1992-1999

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Exhibits Media Office  Search this
Subject:
Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds (Exhibition) (1992-1993: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama (Exhibition) (1998-1999: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian (Exhibition) (1996-1997: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Videotapes
Date:
1992
1992-1999
Topic:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America--Social life and customs  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Navajo weavers  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-242
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 06/29/2009 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details
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Project Files 1973, 1991-2011 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Public Programs Media Initiatives Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283622

Audiovisual Records, 1989-2003

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Powwow (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Powwow (2002: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds (Exhibition) (1992-1993: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Date:
1989
1989-2003
Topic:
Advertising, Public service  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums--Employees  Search this
Museums--Press coverage  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Press conferences  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-199
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Audiovisual Records 1989-2003 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_293002

Event Files, 2001-2002

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Special Events  Search this
Subject:
National Powwow (2002: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Videotapes
Place:
North America
Date:
2001
2001-2002
Topic:
Indian craft  Search this
Indian dance  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Special events--Marketing  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-376
See more items in:
Event Files 1992-2009 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Special Events]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_309973

Program Files

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Transcripts
Serials
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Sound recordings
Videotapes
Date:
1975-2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of program files created and maintained by Nancy J. Fuller. These records cover various symposiums, lectures, workshops and programs, including Fuller's work with ecomuseums and Native American museums. Materials include bibliographies, correspondence, reports and projects, audiotapes, photographs, serials and transcripts.
Topic:
Ecomuseums  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects.  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Transcripts
Serials
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Sound recordings
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-236, Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies, Program Files
Identifier:
Accession 06-236
See more items in:
Program Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-236

Vision Sessions Recordings

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Date:
1995
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of video recordings of participants and National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) staff at "vision session" gatherings in Washington, D.C. from February 6-9, 1995 at the beginning of the NMAI design process. Materials consist of forty-seven Betacam-SP videotapes.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2011; Transferring office; 06/11/2009 memoradum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museums -- Management  Search this
Museums and community  Search this
Strategic planning  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-230, National Museum of the American Indian , Vision Sessions Recordings
Identifier:
Accession 09-230
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Vision Sessions Recordings
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-230

Project Files

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Exhibits Media Office  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1992-1999
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual recordings created for exhibitions as well as recordings of performances, conferences, or lectures done in conjunction with exhibitions. Exhibitions documented include: "Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds;" "Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian;" and "The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama." Materials include VHS, U-Matic, BetacamSP, and Hi8 videotapes; and DAT audiotapes.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 06/29/2009 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Exhibitions  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Navajo weavers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-242, National Museum of the American Indian, Exhibits Media Office, Project Files
Identifier:
Accession 09-242
See more items in:
Project Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-242

Audiovisual Records

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Date:
1989-2003
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual records collected or created by the Office of Public Affairs of press coverage and publicity in regards to the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Subjects covered include the groundbreaking and construction of the Washington, D.C. museum; the National Powwow; press conferences; public service announcements; interviews with NMAI staff; and the exhibition, "Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds." Materials include VHS tapes, Betacam-SP tapes, U-matic tapes, and audiocassettes.
Topic:
Advertising, Public service  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Employees  Search this
Museums -- Press coverage  Search this
Museums -- Public relations.  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Press conferences  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-199, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Public Affairs, Audiovisual Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-199
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Audiovisual Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-199

Project Files

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Education and Public Programs, Media Development Department  Search this
Extent:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Electronic records
Compact discs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1991-2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual recordings created for exhibitions at the National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center. Exhibitions documented include "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture," "Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast," and "New York: New Tribe." Some materials were created when the Media Development Department was known as the Exhibits Media Office. Materials include VHS tapes, U-matic tapes, Betacam-SP tapes, Hi-8 tapes, miniDV tapes, DAT tapes, audiocassettes, and a compact disc.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2022; Transferring office; 08/25/2009 memorandum, Toda to Davis; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Indians of North America -- Exhibitions  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Compact discs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-200, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Education and Public Programs, Media Development Department, Project Files
Identifier:
Accession 10-200
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Project Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-200

Event Files

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Special Events  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Videotapes
Date:
2001-2002
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records which document the National Powwow held in 2002. Particularly well documented are the arts and crafts vendors at the event as well as the dance competitions and their participants. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, floor plans, press releases, budget records, reports, registration forms, release forms, a video recording, images, publicity records, clippings, and other related materials.
Topic:
Indian craft  Search this
Indian dance -- North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Powwows  Search this
Special events -- Marketing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-376, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Special Events, Event Files
Identifier:
Accession 12-376
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Event Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa12-376

Production Records

Creator::
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Public Programs  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Compact discs
Electronic records
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Date:
1994-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual recordings of Native American performances, visits, interviews and gatherings. Also included is an introductory video to the Cultural Resources Center. Materials include audiocassettes and videotapes. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Special events  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Compact discs
Electronic records
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-234, National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Public Programs, Production Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-234
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Production Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa16-234

Project Files, 1991-2006

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Public Programs Media Development Department  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Exhibits Media Office  Search this
Listening to Our Ancestors: The Art of Native Life Along the North Pacific Coast (Exhibition) (2007-2008: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New York: New Tribe (Exhibition) (2005-2006: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture (Exhibition) (1994-2000: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Compact discs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1991
1991-2006
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-200
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2022; Transferring office; 08/25/2009 memorandum, Toda to Davis; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Project Files 1973, 1991-2011 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Public Programs Media Initiatives Department]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_293003

Traveling Exhibition Records, 1971, 1977-1978, 1987-1988, 1995-2007

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Community and Constituent Services Department Professional Outreach  Search this
Subject:
Horse Capture, George P  Search this
Jones, Tim  Search this
Krile, Katherine  Search this
Lewis, Keevin  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Native Words, Native Warriors (Traveling exhibition) (2006-2011)  Search this
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Videodiscs
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1977
1977-1978
1971, 1977-1978, 1987-1988, 1995-2007
Topic:
Indian code talkers  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
World War, 1914-1918--Cryptography  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-243
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 06/29/2009 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Traveling Exhibition Records 1971, 1977-1978, 1987-1988, 1995-2007 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Community and Constituent Services Department Professional Outreach]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283138

Curatorial Records

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Curatorial Office  Search this
Extent:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Color photographs
Color negatives
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1979-2003
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records which document the activities of the curatorial staff of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Subjects covered include the exhibition master plan, workshops, repatriation, exhibitions, councils, collections management, collection research, conservation treatment, budgetary matters, and research. Staff represented include Kathleen E. Ash-Milby, Assistant Curator; Eulalie Bonar, Assistant Curator; and Clara Sue Kidwell, Assistant Director for Cultural Resources. Exhibitions documented include "Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian;" "Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief;" and "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture."

Particularly well documented is "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture" which includes exhibition "mount books" which are devoted to each of the Native American selectors for the exhibit. Each of these "mount books" contains a summary of the selector's visit to the Research Branch at NMAI to choose objects for display; an audiotape and videotape index of the selector's comments on his/her artifact selections; object identification numbers, with photograph and original catalogue card information for each object chosen by the selector; background information on the selector; photocopies of photographs taken of selector while at the Research Branch; and miscellaneous notes taken by the curator while working with the selector. Selectors include Jacinto Arias and Juan Gallo Hernandez; D. Y. Begay; Susan Billy; Abe Conklin; Alejandro Flores Huatta and Paula Quispe Cruz; Tom Hill; George P. Horse Capture; Conrad House; John Kim Bell; Lloyd Kiva New; Victor Masayesva; Gerald McMaster; Richard Milanovich; Teofila Palofox and Juan Olivares; Linda Poolaw; Manuel Rios; and Rina Swentzell. Curators include Mary Jane Lenz, Gary Galante, Nancy Rosoff, Cecile R. Ganteaume, George Arevator, and Perry Ground.

Some of these records date from before the creation of NMAI, when the museum was known as the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation (MAI). Materials include correspondence; memoranda; reports; meeting minutes; exhibition scripts; exhibition label copy; budget proposals; grant proposals; color photographs, negatives, and transparencies; black-and-white photographs and negatives; research files; bibliographies; contracts; agendas; object lists; videotapes; audiocassettes; clippings; and other related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019; Transferring office; 1/2/2008 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Indians of North America -- History  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Color photographs
Color negatives
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-029, National Museum of the American Indian, Curatorial Office, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 08-029
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-029

Exhibition Records

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces  Search this
Extent:
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (4 oversize folders)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Transcripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1987-2007
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of materials related to the development, research, and production of exhibitions at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), both at the Mall museum site and at the George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) in New York, New York. Exhibitions covered include "The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama;" "Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian" (working title: "Woven from Life: Navajo Textiles"); "Spirit Capture: Native Americans and the Photographic Image" (working title: "Photo Masterworks"); "To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions;" "Agayuliyararput (Our Way of Making Prayer): The Living Tradition of Yup'ik Masks;" "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture;" "Stories of the People" (also know as A&I Exhibit); "Reservation X: The Power of Place;" "Our Universes: Traditional Knowledge Shapes Our World;" "Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories;" and "Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities." Also covered are workshops conducted related to the exhibition, "Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian;" reports and presentations of exhibitions given to the Senior Management Group of NMAI; and materials related to the Exhibition Master Plan (EMP). Staff represented in the collection are James Volkert, Deputy Assistant Director for Exhibitions; Cecile R. Ganteaume, Associate Curator; Harvey Markowitz, Field Specialist; Karen Fort, Deputy Assistant Director for Exhibitions and Public Spaces; Gerald McMaster, Director's Special Assistant for Mall Exhibitions; Clara Sue Kidwell, Assistant Director for Cultural Resources; and Andrea R. Hanley, Project Manager. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; research files; exhibition scripts; design development materials; reports; presentations; transcripts; grant proposals; schedules; letters of agreement; color photographs, negatives, and transparencies; black-and-white negatives and photographs; architectural drawings; exhibition drawings; floor plans; audiocassettes; a VHS tape; clippings; pamphlets; and brochures. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 12/20/2007 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Indians of North America -- History  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Transcripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-030, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 08-030
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-030

Traveling Exhibition Records

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Community and Constituent Services Department, Professional Outreach  Search this
Extent:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Videodiscs
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1971, 1977-1978, 1987-1988, 1995-2007
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records which document the research, planning, and execution of the traveling exhibition, "Native Words, Native Warriors," which honors and documents the role of Native American servicemen who used their indigenous languages on behalf of the United States military during World War I and World War II. This traveling exhibition was a collaborative effort between the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) and will be on tour from 2006-2011. NMAI staff represented in this collection include exhibition curator, George P. Horse Capture; researcher, Tim Jones; Keevin Lewis; and Katherine Krile. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; surveys; exhibition scripts; research materials; interview transcripts; release forms; interview recordings; presentations; DAT audiotapes; audiocassettes; VHS videotapes; BetacamSP videotapes; digital versatile discs; black-and-white photographs and negatives; color photographs and negatives; brochures; pamphlets; newsletters; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 06/29/2009 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Indian code talkers  Search this
Indians of North America -- Exhibitions  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museums -- Public relations.  Search this
Traveling exhibitions.  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- Cryptography  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Videodiscs
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-243, National Museum of the American Indian, Community and Constituent Services Department, Professional Outreach, Traveling Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-243
See more items in:
Traveling Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-243

Publicity Records

Creator::
National Museum of the American Indian. George Gustav Heye Center. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
8.08 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Newsletters
Newspapers
Compact discs
Digital images
Floppy disks
Electronic records
Digital versatile discs
Posters
Floor plans
Architectural drawings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Videotapes
Sound recordings
Date:
1960, 1965, 1971-1979, 1984-2014
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records that publicize exhibitions, acquisitions, events, lectures, and other related public programs of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC). Topics covered include the museum design, construction, American Indian tribe news, media coverage, events, exhibitions, and NMAI news. Materials include correspondence, news clippings, brochures, floor plans, architectural drawings, posters, newsletters, magazines, memoranda, photographs, slides, video, audio, and other related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Oversize:
This collection contains oversize material.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Acquisitions  Search this
Special events  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Indians of North America -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Newsletters
Newspapers
Compact discs
Digital images
Floppy disks
Electronic records
Digital versatile discs
Posters
Floor plans
Architectural drawings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Videotapes
Sound recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-141, National Museum of the American Indian. George Gustav Heye Center. Office of Public Affairs, Publicity Records
Identifier:
Accession 18-141
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Publicity Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa18-141

Exhibition Records, 1987-2007

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces  Search this
Subject:
Fort, Karen  Search this
Ganteaume, Cécile R  Search this
Kidwell, Clara Sue  Search this
Markowitz, Harvey  Search this
McMaster, Gerald 1953-  Search this
Volkert, James  Search this
Hanley, Andrea R  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Agayuliyararput (Our Way of Making Prayer): The Living Tradition of Yup'ik Masks (Exhibition) (1997: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture (Exhibition) (1994-2000: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities (Exhibition) (2004-2015: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories (Exhibition) (2004-2014: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Our Universes: Traditional Knowledge Shapes Our World (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Reservation X: The Power of Place (Exhibition) (2000: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Spirit Capture: Native Americans and the Photographic Image (Exhibition) (2001-2002: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Stories of the People (Exhibition) (1996-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama (Exhibition) (1998-1999: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions (Exhibition) (1997-1998: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian (Exhibition) (1996-1997: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (4 oversize folders)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Transcripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1987
1987-2007
Topic:
Indians of North America--History  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-030
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 12/20/2007 memorandum, Toda to Pahn; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1976-2011 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Exhibitions and Public Spaces]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_274927

Curatorial Records, 1979-2003

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Curatorial Office  Search this
Subject:
Arias, Jacinto  Search this
Arevator, George  Search this
Begay, D. Y  Search this
Bell, John Kim  Search this
Billy, Susan  Search this
Conklin, Abe  Search this
Cruz, Paula Quispe  Search this
Ground, Perry  Search this
Hernandez, Juan Gallo  Search this
House, Conrad  Search this
Huatta, Alejandro Flores  Search this
Milanovich, Richard  Search this
Olivares, Juan  Search this
Palofox, Teofila  Search this
Rios, Manuel  Search this
Rosoff, Nancy  Search this
Ash-Milby, Kathleen E  Search this
Bonar, Eulalie H  Search this
Hill, Tom  Search this
Horse Capture, George P  Search this
Kidwell, Clara Sue  Search this
Lenz, Mary Jane  Search this
Masayesva, Victor  Search this
McMaster, Gerald 1953-  Search this
New, Lloyd Kiva  Search this
Poolaw, Linda  Search this
Swentzell, Rina  Search this
Ganteaume, Cécile R  Search this
Galante, Gary  Search this
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture (Exhibition) (1994-2000: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief (Exhibition) (1994-1996: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian (Exhibition) (1996-1997: New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Color photographs
Color negatives
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1979
1979-2003
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Indians of North America--History  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Research  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-029
See more items in:
Curatorial Records 1979-2003 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Curatorial Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_274926

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