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Creator::
National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Motion pictures (visual works)
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
circa 1980-1993
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists primarily of videotapes featuring news related stories about exhibitions, special events, and curatorial activities at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). Some noteworthy videotapes include television interviews with Roger G. Kennedy, former Director of NMAH; coverage of opening events for the Duke Ellington and the First Ladies Gowns exhibitions; and the presentation of musician Dizzy Gillespie's flair trumpet to the Museum. Materials also include publications of the Smithsonian News Service, working files, and cassette tape recordings of musical concerts, lectures, radio interviews, and press conferences at NMAH.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Press coverage  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Motion pictures (visual works)
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-150, National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs, Records
Identifier:
Accession 95-150
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa95-150