National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Agriculture and Mining Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Manufacturing Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Agriculture and Forest Products Search this
United States National Museum Section of Chemical Industries Search this
United States National Museum Section of Agricultural Industries Search this
2 cu. ft. processed holdings
.50 cu.ft. unprocessed holdings
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Chronologic and unarranged
Consists of records documenting exhibition planning, development and production in the Division of Extractive Industries and its predecessors, as well as the related sections of Chemical Industries and Agricultural Industries in the United States National Building. Earlier records date back to when the National Museum of History and Technology was known as the Museum of History and Technology. Staff represented include curators John T. Schlebecker and Phillip W. Bishop; associate curator Edward C. Kendall; consultant Carl A. Rishell; museum specialists G. Terry Sharrer and Abraham Richards; and museum technicians Robert G. Walther and Thomas R. Wessel. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; scripts; floor plans; news relseases, pamphlets; photographs and slides; illustrations; drawings; and supporting documentation.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520