Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Exhibition Records, 1971-1989

Online Media

Catalog Data

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Community Life  Search this
Subject:
Ahlborn, Richard E  Search this
Scheele, Carl H  Search this
Hughes, Ellen Roney  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Nation of Nations (1976 : Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Compact discs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Floor plans
Date:
1971
1971-1989
Notes:
Folder List in accession file.
Electronic List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
This accession consists of records that document the planning for and installation of the exhibition "A Nation of Nations," which opened at the National Museum of History and Technology in 1976. Records include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Carl H. Scheele and Richard E. Ahlborn, Co-chairmen of the exhibition; and Ellen Roney Hughes, exhibition coordinator. Materials also include scripts; production schedules; budget summaries; contracts; exhibition installation photographs; news releases; meeting minutes; articles; information pertaining to loans, conservation issues, and special programs; exhibition catalogue planning records; construction specifications and floor plans; and exhibition opening photographs.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Contracts  Search this
Social history  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-163
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_259495