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Creator:
Smithsonian Facilities  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Facilities Services  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Design and Construction  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Facilities Engineering and Operations  Search this
Physical description:
3738.70 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Architectural drawings
Drawings
Floor plans
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Color photographs
Digital versatile discs
Color negatives
Videotapes
Artifacts
Black-and-white negatives
Clippings
Sketches
Microfiche
Microfilms
Electronic records
Newspapers
Date:
1930
1930-2018
circa 1930-2018
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.
Addl. KW Subjects:
(SIA RS00605) Currency
(SIA RS00119) The Rosenberry Garden (Darien, Connecticut)
(SIA RS01513) Kranz, Sheldon
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
Consists of project files documenting renovation and construction activities of Smithsonian museums and facilities, with earlier records dating from when Smithsonian Facilities was known as the Office of Facilities Engineering and Operations, the Office of Facilities Services, the Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, and the Office of Design and Construction. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; submittals, specifications, and amendments; manuals; contracts and agreements; construction schedules; presentation information; meeting agendas and minutes; blueprints, floor plans, and drawings; employee logs; construction site preparation information; manuals; newspapers and clippings; videotapes; design information; budget summaries; proposals; daily and monthly progress reports and feasibility studies; test results; product samples; litigation information; and photographs. Some materials are in electronic format.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Museum buildings  Search this
Buildings--Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Building--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Litigation  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01143
Restrictions & Rights:
Records may contain litigation records that are permanently restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Project Files circa 1930-2018 [Smithsonian Facilities]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_246631