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Volunteer Program Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Books
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Serials (publications)
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Enid A. Haupt Garden (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1967-2005
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting resources and tools for training docents at the Smithsonian Institution (SI) Building, commonly known as the Castle. Topics cover the institution's history including founder James Smithson, the Enid A. Haupt Garden, tours, and the architecture, and design of the facility. Materials include correspondence, brochures, books, newsletters, memoranda, news clippings, photographs, floor plans, drawings, and publications. Some records are in electronic format.
Topic:
Visitors' centers  Search this
Museum docents  Search this
Museum visitors  Search this
Tour guides (Persons)  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Books
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Serials (publications)
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-219
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Volunteer Program Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-219

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e216

"Octopus on the Mall" by Geoffrey T. Hellman -Book, Copied, Article - "A View of the Castle" by James M. Goode, 1967, 1976

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e223

SI Newsletters and Articles - The Torch, SI Magazine, Inside Smithsonian Research: Spring 2005 (Number 8), 1984, 1995-1996, 2001-2002, 2005

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e234

Docent Training - History of the Institution, Buildings and People, 1971, 1987-1989, 1997

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e245

Castle Tours - Building and Furnishings, Quadrangle, 1991, 2001-2002

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e256

Architecture and Design - Castle, Furnishings 1990, 2001

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e268

Enid A. Haupt Garden - History and Design, 1986-1987, 1991, 1995

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e279

News Release and Brochures, 1987, 1990, 1996, 2001

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e290

Docent Photographs, circa 1999

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
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Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e301

"Making of the American Capital" by Kenneth Bowling - Lecture, 1988

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e312

SI Timeline, 1996, 2001

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e323

The Smithsonian Mace and its Symbolism, by Walter Angst, 1984

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e335

Articles - Castle, Smithsonite, 1977, 1981

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e346

James Smithson - History, Pedigree, 1974, 1976, 1981, 1995

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e357

Correspondence and Memoranda, 1977-1982, 1988-1993, 1996, 2001

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e368

Resources, Fact Sheet, Guide and Map, undated (electronic records)

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-219, Smithsonian Institution. Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, Volunteer Program Records
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records
Volunteer Program Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa19-219-refidd1e379

Exhibition Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Extent:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Architectural drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Drawings
Floor plans
Electronic records
Date:
1966-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting exhibitions and other projects produced by the Office of Exhibits Central for other museums and units. Included in this accession are exhibitions and projects produced for the Smithsonian Institution, Keeper of the Castle; the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Design and Construction; the Smithsonian Institution, International Center, including the exhibitions Pre-Hispanic Foods of Mexico and Elmina Castle Across the Centuries; the Smithsonian Institution Archives; the Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education, including the exhibition Santos: Substance and Soul; the Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center; the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, including the exhibition, Vanishing Amphibians; the Smithsonian Institution Women's Council; Smithsonian Associates, including the traveling exhibition Artrain: Art in Celebration!; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Telecommunications; the Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary; the National Postal Museum, including the exhibitions Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story and Roots of Rhythm: African American Musicians on Postage Stamp Art; the National Zoological Park; the Center for African American History and Culture; the Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center; Reading is Fundamental, inc.; the United States Department of State; and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, including the exhibitions Burgess Shale: Evolution's Big Bang and Yesterday's Tomorrows: Past Visions of the American Future. Materials include scripts, label text, correspondence, memoranda, notes, concept outlines, budgets, design files, pamphlets, architectural drawings, floor plans, concept drawings, images, brochures, clippings, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Compact discs
Architectural drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Drawings
Floor plans
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-082, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 08-082
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-082

Portrait of Mary Grace Potter, VIARC Director

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Potter, Mary Grace  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1978
May 12, 1978
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Women  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [78-6360-34]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398015

Volunteer Program Records, 1989

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Date:
1989
Topic:
Visitors' centers  Search this
Museum docents  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 20-030
See more items in:
Volunteer Program Records circa 1967-2005 [Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398748

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