Administrative Records,
1979-1998

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA13-012
Dates:
1979-1998
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that document the operation and administration of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's (STRI) San Blas field station in the Kuna Yala territory on the Atlantic coast of Panama. Many of the records document the relations and agreements between STRI and the local indigenous group, the Cuna (or Kuna) Indians. Other topics include facilities, research, and equipment. The majority of the records were created by D. Ross Robertson, Scientist-in-Charge. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agreements, reports, budgets, policies, inventories, scripts for presentations, photographs, maps, sketches, clippings, pamphlets, notes, and related materials.

Administration
Author
Finding aid prepared by Smithsonian Institution Archives

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-012, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Administrative Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Robertson, D. Ross (David Ross), 1946- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. San Blas Field Station Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Research Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Environmental sciences Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine sciences Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ecology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Biological stations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cuna Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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San Blas Coast (Panama) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kuna Yala (Panama) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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