These records concern an administrative reorganization at the Smithsonian, 1968-1970, and the passage of federal legislation on position classifications. Included is correspondence with senators and a House subcommittee staff director. Records cover the tenure of Leonard Pouliot and Vincent Doyle as directors of the Office of Personnel Ad...
This accession consists of records documenting the administration of development programs at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Materials include correspondence, articles, and related materials.
This accession consists of administrative records pertaining to general management and oversight of Lemelson Center teams and activities. Materials include team meeting agendas and minutes; team update reports; and notes from a team retreat.
These records document contract between National Portrait Gallery and John Fraser, Jr., who contracted to copy records of portraits of Americans on record at Frick Art Reference Library in New York City. Included are contract invoices, correspondence between Gallery and Fraser, and a report on a visit to the Frick by Fraser.
This accession consists of correspondence with the United States Department of State. Major topics include agreements with Panama and Cuba. Materials also include reports, agreements, and copies of correspondence between the Department of State and Panamanian and Cuban governmental bodies.
This accession consists of records documenting the legal status of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI). Materials include copies of agreements and legal documents as well as meeting materials.
This accession consists of files of former members of the Board of Regents maintained by the Office of the Secretary. Materials include correspondence, announcements of appointment to the Board of Regents, biographies, and newspaper articles.
This accession consists of Regents' meeting files. Included are correspondence, guest lists, and photographs taken during the January 1982 meeting.
This accession consists of correspondence and related materials concerning the search for and selection of a Chairman for the Department of Botany, National Museum of Natural History.
These records consist of memoranda, correspondence, newspaper articles and contracts relating to Colonial Parking (National Air and Space Museum garage); Smithsonian guidebooks, and material on American Bicentennial programs.