Administrative Records,
1959-1990

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 10-060
Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
1959-1990
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession documents the operation and administration of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in the Canal Zone and elsewhere in Panama. The majority of the records were created by Ira Rubinoff, Biologist and Assistant Director of Marine Biology, 1964-1970, Assistant Director of Science, 1970-1973, and Director, 1973-2008; Roberta W. Rubinoff, Marine Sciences Coordinator; Jeremy B. C. Jackson, Marine Sciences Coordinator; D. Ross Robertson, Scientist-in-Charge, San Blas Facility; and Georgina A. de Alba, Education Coordinator. Topics include construction, policies, research, facilities, personnel, equipment, projects, visiting researchers, fellowships, field expeditions, and relations with Panamanian (Autoridad del Canal de Panama ) and Canal Zone authorities. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, notes, budgets, photographs, architectural drawings, brochures, maps, and related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-060, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Administrative Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Alba, Georgina A. de Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jackson, Jeremy B. C., 1942- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rubinoff, Roberta W. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rubinoff, Ira, 1938- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Robertson, D. Ross (David Ross), 1946- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Autoridad del Canal de Panama Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Biological stations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ecology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Environmental sciences Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Islands -- Panama Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Laboratories -- Design and construction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine laboratories Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine sciences Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Personnel management Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Research Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scientific expeditions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architectural drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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