Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 04-048
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Associate Director for Research and Collections
Dates:
1965-2000
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of subject files from the Office of the Associate Director for Science. Associate Directors represented in these materials include Daniel E. Appleman, 1989-1993; Anna K. Behrensmeyer, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1993-1995, David L. Pawson, 1995-1998, and Ross B. Simons, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1998, and Associate Director for Research and Collections, 1998-2003.
Materials include correspondence, committee records, and reports. Some records document other positions held by Associate Director for Research and Collections, Ross B. Simons. Particularly well documented are operations of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Center and the Mpala Wildlife Foundation. Records predating 1989 were created by previous administrators and maintained by the Associate Directors for Science and the Associate Director for Research and Collections.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-048, National Museum of Natural History, Associate Director for Research and Collections, Subject Files
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2016; Transferring office; 5/29/1998 memorandum, Peters to Putnam; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Behrensmeyer, Anna K. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pawson, David L. (David Leo), 1938- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Appleman, Daniel E. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Simons, Ross B. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mpala Wildlife Foundation. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Natural history museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color transparencies Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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