Symposia and Seminars Records,
1984-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 16-148
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies
Dates:
1984-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records that document the work of John Whittington Franklin in the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies (OIS). Franklin was a Program Specialist in OIS from 1987-1992 and as such was responsible for planning lectures, symposia, and other public programs for OIS. Franklin also served as the Chair for Asian Pacific American Heritage Committee as well as was involved with the West African Research Association and the creation of the West African Research Center. Some of the materials date from when Franklin was no longer a part of OIS and was a Program Specialist at the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, programs, notes, invitations, brochures, newsletters, images, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-148, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, Symposia and Seminars Records

Keywords
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Franklin, John Whittington, 1943- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
West African Research Association Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
West African Research Center Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Asian Pacific American Heritage Committee Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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