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Summary of the Smithsonian Institution's Office of Museum Programs

Collection Creator:
Medicine, Beatrice  Search this
Container:
Box 40
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
bulk 1990-1999
Collection Restrictions:
Materials relating to student grades, letters of recommendation, and evaluations have been restricted.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Beatrice Medicine papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Guide to the Beatrice Medicine papers
Guide to the Beatrice Medicine papers / Series 18: Museum Material: Native American Museums, Exhibit Preparation, and the National Museum of the American Indian
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1997-05-ref928

Museum studies international, 1988 / Robin Fogg, compiler ; Marcia M. Anderson, editor

Author:
Schuldt, Robin Fogg  Search this
Anderson, Marcia M. 1961-  Search this
Dong, Margaret 1948- Museum studies international, 1984  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. ; 23 cm
Type:
Directories
Place:
United States
Date:
1988
Topic:
Museums--Study and teaching (Higher)  Search this
Call number:
AM7.D66 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_345451

Belmont Conference on Mid-career Museum Training : abstract of the proceedings, May 9-11, 1980 / sponsored by the National Museum Act as administered by the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Belmont Conference on Mid-career Museum Training (1980 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Museum Act Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 38, [5] p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1981
Topic:
Museums--Employees--Training of  Search this
Museums--Study and teaching (Higher)  Search this
Call number:
AM7 .B45 1980
AM7.B45 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_405437

Newsletter : museum studies at the Smithsonian / Office of Museum Programs, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1990
1990-
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Call number:
AM101 .S66462
AM101.S66462
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_421004

New perspectives on evaluating museum environments : an annotated bibliography / [prepared by] Robert L. Wolf ... [et al.]

Author:
Wolf, Robert L  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1979
Topic:
Museums--Evaluation  Search this
Call number:
Z5052 .N532 1979
Z5052.N532 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404672

Studies by museums for program planning and exhibition evaluation, 1977-1985

Author:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 16 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1985
[1985]
Topic:
Museum techniques  Search this
Museums--Evaluation  Search this
Museum attendance  Search this
Call number:
Z5052 .S93 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_405433

An abstract of the proceedings of the Museum Evaluation Conference, June 23-24, 1977, Washington, D.C. / sponsored by the National Museum Act as administered by the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Museum Evaluation Conference (1977 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
National Museum Act Program  Search this
Physical description:
[3], 58, [4] p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1979
Topic:
Museums--Evaluation  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Museums--Management  Search this
Call number:
AM151 .M98 1977
AM151.M98 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_405441

"Outdoor Sculpture: Preserving the Hirshhorn Museum's Collection," Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, 16:00, 1985, 3/4" U-matic

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-011, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-011-refidd1e229

"Outdoor Sculpture: Preserving the Hirshhorn Museum's Collection," Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, 3/4" U-matic

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-011, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-011-refidd1e241

Program Records

Creator::
National Museum of the American Indian. Community and Constituent Services. Constituent Outreach. Training Unit  Search this
Extent:
8.5 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floppy disks
Color photographs
Date:
1977-2008
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records which document the work of the Training Unit in the creation and implementation of training programs for the Native American community and related organizations. Areas of training include the care of Native American collections; the creation and management of tribal archives; exhibition planning, fabrication, and management; marketing Native arts; planning and managing American Indian cultural programs; starting a tribal museum; leadership; repatriation; fundraising; Native American languages; and other related areas. Also included are materials related to professionals visiting the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) to study and use NMAI collections for research purposes and to participate in professional development activities. Staff represented includes Karen Coody Cooper, Alyce Sadongei, and Jill Norwood.

Some records date from when the office was known as the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Community Services, Museum Training Program. Additionally some records date from before the creation of NMAI and were created by Native American Museums Training Programs (1977-1981) and the Native American Museums Programs (1981-1989) both part of the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs. Lastly some records were created in collaboration between NMAI and the American Indian Museum Studies Program, Center for Museum Studies (which later became the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies).

Materials include correspondence; memoranda; workshop records including programs, agendas, participant lists, video, release forms, and evaluations; transcripts; images; reports; brochures; pamphlets; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2024; Transferring office; 01/04/2011 memorandum, Toda to Norwood; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Cultural property  Search this
Cultural property -- Repatriation  Search this
Cultural property -- Protection  Search this
Archives -- Administration  Search this
Archives -- Collection management  Search this
Archives -- Cultural programs  Search this
Indians of North America -- Archives  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Indians of North America -- Exhibitions  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Indian arts -- North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Indian leadership  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Indians of North America -- Languages  Search this
Indians of North America -- Research  Search this
Training  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floppy disks
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-042, National Museum of the American Indian. Community and Constituent Services. Constituent Outreach. Training Unit, Program Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-042
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Program Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-042

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Extent:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
circa 1974-1989
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the museological work of the Office of Museum Programs (OMP) among its various constituencies - international, national, and local. The records focus on training for smaller museums in all aspect of museum work, including security, registration, conservation, graphics, education, development, and the like.
Topic:
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Professional education  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 631
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0631

Native American: Indian Program Development, Letters II, 1976

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1000

Native American: Indian Program Development, Letters III, 1976

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1012

Native American: Consortium for Native American Research and Cultural Development

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1023

Native American: George Washington University (GWU) - Crow Training

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1034

Native American: Tribal Museums Questionnaire

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1045

Native American: OMP - Five Year Plan

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1056

Native American: OKIA Newspaper, 1977

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1067

Native American: Mailing Lists

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1079

Native American: Grant Proposals NATP, 1977

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 631, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Museum Programs, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0631-refidd1e1090

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