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National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Office of Development  Search this
Beaudette, Susan B  Search this
Lyons, Marilyn E  Search this
Seeger, Ann M  Search this
Carlin, John M  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Office of Special Events  Search this
Mixed archival materials
Outer space
Agency History
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Guide to the Smithsonian Archives 1996
Fundraising and other development activities of the National Air and Space Museum were originally the responsibility of the Office of Public Affairs, although both curators and upper management had long been involved by virtue of their contacts with the aerospace industry. A Membership and Development Officer, reporting to the Chief of Public Affairs, was first named in 1986 when Marilyn E. Lyons took the title. In 1987 Susan Beaudette held the position, followed by John M. Carlin in 1988. His title was changed to Assistant Director for Development in 1989. In 1992, he left the position and Susan Beaudette once again held the position until around 1997. She was then replaced by the current Chief of the Office of Development, Ann M. Seeger.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Airplanes  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00121
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives