Historical Research Files,
circa 1890-1993

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 16-170
Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1890-1993
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.67 cu. ft. (1 document box) (0.17 non-standard size boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of files relating to various historical research projects conducted by National Zoological Park (NZP) staff. The bulk of the materials were created or compiled by Sybil (Billie) E. Hamlet, Public Information Officer. Other materials were created or compiled within the Office of Graphics and Exhibits or the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation. Materials include both source material, dating to approximately 1890, such as maps and floor plans, and documentation of the research, much of which occurred in the early 1990s, including notes, chronologies, narratives, memoranda, and related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-170, National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs, Historical Research Files

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Hamlet, Sybil E. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Zoological Park (U.S.). Office of Graphics & Exhibits Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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