Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 495
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies
Dates:
circa 1978-1991
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
The records include correspondence, memoranda, announcements, publication contracts, photographs, grant information, lecture agreements, reports, brochures, research materials, resumes, and publication information for the following symposia: Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America; Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities; World Food Prize; The Muses Flee Hitler; Man and Beast Revisited; Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom; and The United States in the World. The records were maintained by Wilton S. Dillon, Director of the Division of Seminars, 1969-1970; Director of the Office of Seminars, 1971-1974; Director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars, 1974-1987; and Director of the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, 1987-1989. The records were also maintained by Carla M. Borden an assistant, specialist, Deputy Director, Associate Director, and Acting Director of the Office from 1976 to 1992.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 495, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Dillon, Wilton S., 1923- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Borden, Carla M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Academic Programs. Division of Seminars Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Seminars Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Constitutional Roots, Rights and Responsibilities (Symposium) (1987: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World Food Prize (Symposium) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Muses Flee Hitler (Symposium) (1980: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Man and Beast Revisited (Symposium) (1986: Front Royal, Va.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom (Symposium) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interdisciplinary approach in education Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Museums -- Public relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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