This accession consists of executive director correspondence; grant proposals, particularly with the Institute of Museum Service (IMS), the Getty Foundation, and Apple
Computer; Museum Computer Network (MCN) surveys; Spectra correspondence; and conference materials, 1985-1987.
4.69 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Digital versatile discs
This accession consists of records documenting the administration, programs, conferences, and publications of the Museum Computer Network (MCN). Presidents represented
in the collection include Sam Quigley, 2003-2005, and Marla Misunas, 2005-2007. Subject covered include conferences, programs, committees, MCN chapters, strategic planning,
membership, budgets, grants, website redesign, workshops, and board member meetings. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, minutes, board materials, reports,
grant proposals and applications, manuals, and issues of Spectra. Some materials are in French and some materials are in electronic format.
This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Diane Zorich, President, 1993-1996. The materials document the activities of the Museum Computer Network
(MCN) including planning for conferences, grant management, board meetings, strategic planning, and relationships with other organizations such as the American Society for
Information Science and the Consortium for the Computer Information of Museum Information. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agreements, meeting agendas and minutes,
grant records, publications, financial records, brochures, strategic planning records, and clippings.
This accession consists of administrative files created by the Museum Computer Network's (MCN) past presidents, Diane Zorich and Rachel M. Allen, pertaining to conferences,
programs, personnel, committees, grants, membership, and publications. Materials include correspondence, notes, evaluations, minutes, board materials, publications, grant
proposals and applications, lists, handbooks, and contracts.
Boxes 1 and 2 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Contact reference staff for details.
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16 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes)
This accession consists of Collection Information System (CIS) records documenting the development, processes and implementation of various computer systems used at
the National Museum of American History (NMAH), such as SELGEM, SELGEM on WANG, Local CIS, the CIS/Registration Transaction Tracking System, the Museum Information Retrieval
and Documentation System (MIRDS), and Multi MIMSY. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; shelf inventory project guidelines, policies, reports, and budget summaries
for each NMAH curatorial division; meeting agendas and minutes; proposals; MIRDS data modeling manuals/procedures outlining SELGEM line codes; development files; functional
requirements; and seminar information.