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Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Community Life  Search this
Subject:
Scheele, Carl H  Search this
Ahlborn, Richard E  Search this
Hughes, Ellen Roney  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Physical description:
6.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Compact discs
Clippings
Drawings
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1971
1971-1993
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 exhibition planning, development, and production activities in the Division of Community Life at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and when NMAH was known as the National Museum of History and Technology. Staff represented in these records include curators Carl H. Scheele and Richard E. Ahlborn, and museum specialist Ellen Roney Hughes. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; scripts; budget summaries; production schedules; contracts; exhibition installation and opening photographs; press releases and newspaper clippings; meeting minutes; object lists and loan information; articles; conservation and special program information; motion picture film; design drawings; construction specifications and floor plans; and exhibition catalogue planning records.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Social history  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum loans  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01308
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1971-1993 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Community Life]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_256934