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Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Exhibits Committee  Search this
Subject:
Ortner, Donald J  Search this
Goor, Ron  Search this
O'Reilly, Laurence P  Search this
Hickey, Leo J  Search this
Ubelaker, Douglas H  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Smith, Bruce D (Bruce David) 1946-  Search this
Boardman, Richard S  Search this
Read, Robert W. 1931-  Search this
Physical description:
9 cu. ft. processed holdings
3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Black-and-white negatives
Manuscripts
Books
Clippings
Brochures
Color photographs
Architectural drawings
Maps
Date:
1969
1969-1989
1952-1994
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
Consists of records documenting the development of exhibitions at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and the activities of the Exhibits Committee during the chairmanships of Ron Goor (1970-1972), Leo J. Hickey (1973- 1975), Douglas H. Ubelaker (1975-1977), Richard S. Fiske (1977- 1979), Robert W. Read (1980-1981), Bruce D. Smith (1981-1983), Richard S. Boardman (1983-1985), Donald J. Ortner (1985-1987), and Laurence P. O'Reilly (1987-1989). Materials include memoranda, correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, survey information, articles, and plans and photographs of exhibitions and exhibition halls. Also included are some scripts of label text from various NMNH exhibitions.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00028
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibits Committee Records 1952-1994 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Exhibits Committee]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219680