Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 93-062
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research
Dates:
circa 1985-1991
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records document the administrative activities of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research. The office title changed on March 25, 1992 and is presently known as the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Science. Records include correspondence and memoranda pertaining to administration of offices and bureaus throughout the Institution primarily focusing on budget appropriations, personnel matters, or the overall maintenance of museum facilities; congressional issues; exhibitions and collections management; construction contracts; fellowships; accounting services; workshops; affirmative action reports; and Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL) library search. Additional correspondence refers to the American Association of Museums (AAM), Carrying Capacity Conference, Buried Mirror Project, International Environmental Sciences Program (IESP), Smithsonian Board of Regents meetings, Sloan Videohistory Project, Chesapeake Research Consortium, 1990 World Food Prize, and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 93-062, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
American Association of Museums Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chesapeake Research Consortium Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. International and Environmental Programs. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Videohistory Program Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sloan Videohistory Project. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Libraries. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carrying Capacity Conference. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buried Mirror (Proposed television program) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World Food Prize. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu