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National Museum Services Board Chairman's files, [ca. 1977]-1982

National Museum Services Board Chairman's files, [ca. 1977]-1982

National Museum Services Board

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 4.0 linear feet

Summary: Records kept by George C. Seybolt in his capacity as Chairman of the National Museum Service Board.

Biographical/Historical Note

The National Museum Services Board is the policy making and priority setting arm of the Institute of Museum Services (IMS). IMS was created by the Museum Services Act as an independent agency within the National Foundation on the Arts and Humanities to make grants to museums in areas of operations, conservation, asssessment, and professional services.

Provenance

Donated by the widow of George C. Seybolt, 1994.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

National Museum Services Board Chairman's files, [ca. 1977]-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.