National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Political History Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Politics and Reform Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Social History Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Department of Social and Cultural History Search this
National Museum of History and Technology Division of Political History Search this
12.37 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
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Consists of records documenting exhibition planning and production in the Division of Political History, formerly known as the Division of Politics and Reform, Division of Social History, and the Department of Social and Cultural History. Some records date to when the museum was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; exhibition proposals; scripts; installation blueprints, floor plans, and design drawings; budget summaries; contracts and agreements; loan information; press releases; visitor comments; election memorabilia; photographs, slides, and negatives; exhibition catalogs; audio recordings; video recordings; object lists; interview transcripts; meeting agendas and minutes; project schedules; committee information; evaluations; press kits; newspaper clippings; and supporting documentation. Some materials are in electronic format.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520