SPNHC - Chicago, Illinois - Election letter, list of candidates, results of ballots, resources questionnaire, preliminary list of research projects, various committee reports, 1990 [Carolyn L. Rose files]
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections Search this
Box 6 of 12
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2034; Transferring office; 7/11/1990 Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-198, Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections, Records
National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History Search this
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
This accession consists of the records of Cynthia Adams Hoover (CAH), Curator Emeritus at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and document her involvement
in the organization of the exhibitions Piano 300: Celebrating Three Centuries of People and Pianos and Music Machines - American Style during the years she was
Associate Curator of Musical Instruments, 1964-1974, and Curator, 1975-2004. Hoover was curator in the Division of Musical History, which became part of the Division of Cultural
History when NMAH reorganized in 1995. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; exhibition proposals, schedule, scripts, graphics, and installation information;
reports; meeting agendas and minutes; contracts; loans and copyright information; press releases; budget summaries; exhibition catalogue planning and marketing information;
articles pertaining to exhibitions; musical performance programs; website development information; public comment books and questionnaires; grant and fundraising information;
press kits; black-and-white transparencies and photographs; color transparencies and photographs; VHS tapes; audio cassettes; clippings; brochures; floor plans; posters; compact
discs; and drawings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 5/17/2007 memorandum, Johnstone to Hoover; Contact reference staff for details.