This accession includes photographs and magnetic tape slides documenting the installation of America's Smithsonian Exhibition at venue sites. Also includes photographs
of venue building sites; of artifacts being removed from Smithsonian Museums for use in the exhibit; of unpacked and damaged artifacts; and of special events in conjunction
with the exhibition.
23.62 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1.12 other)
This accession consists of records that document work involved in preparing the American's Smithsonian exhibition, a major traveling exhibition for the Smithsonian
Institution's 150th Anniversary. As an Office, America's Smithsonian Exhibition became defunct in April 1998; it was under the National Museum of American History, Office
of Membership and Development. Materials include records pertaining to administration, curatorial issues, object selection, conservation of objects, exhibition design and
graphics, and logistics. Also includes information on audio tour production. Some materials are in electronic format.