This accession includes records that document the creation of "The Smithsonian's America: An Exhibition on American History and Culture" for the American Festival Japan
'94. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Douglas E. Evelyn, Co-Director; as well as the correspondence of Lonn Taylor, Co-Director, and Harold A.
Closter, Project Manager. Also includes exhibition proposal, scripts, articles, project team information, reports, agreements, exhibition layout, object list, and exhibition
This accession includes records that document collections management activities during the creation of "The Smithsonian's America: An Exhibition on American History
and Culture" for the American Festival Japan 1994. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to object acquisitions, packing of such items, and shipping
arrangements. In addition are customs notebooks which consist of photographs of artifacts, script/control numbers, and insurance value information.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2010; Transferring office; 4/26/1995 memorandum, Johnstone to Lavine; Contact reference staff for details.