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Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Political History  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Compact discs
Electronic records
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1977-2015
Descriptive Entry:
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 as 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.
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
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Compact discs
Electronic records
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-098, National Museum of American History. Division of Political History, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-098
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-098