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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2005-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-302
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the giant panda section of the National Zoological Park (NZP) website as it existed on August 23, 2013. This date coincides with the birth of a cub. The section includes information about NZP's giant pandas, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, and their exhibit space as well as information about giant pandas in general. In...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the National Zoological Park, including the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, and the Friends of the National Zoo, as it existed on July 16, 2013. It includes information about exhibits, animals, conservation projects, membership, events, publications, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1992-1995
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Gnu Yak Times," a bimonthly employee newsletter of the National Zoological Park. The publication began as the "National Zoological Park Employee Newsletter," was renamed "Zoo Employee Newsletter" in April 1993, and renamed "Gnu Yak Times" beginning with the September-October 1993 issue. Early ...

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Creators:
Silverman, William
Dates:
1925
Size:
0.26 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (0.01 non-standard size box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and negatives taken by William Silverman at the 1925 Tennessee v. John T. Scopes anti-evolution trail in Dayton, Tennessee. Silverman, a Georgia Tech student traveled to the trial with his high school science teacher to witness the event. Included are several images of Clarence Darrow and William Jennings...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs
Dates:
1972, 1978-2001
Size:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by Lisa Stevens, Collections Manager and, later, Curator, documenting public support of the pandas. The majority of the records consist of letters, cards, postcards, posters, and artwork sent by the public, especially schoolchildren, to the pandas or their keepers. Some of these materials were ...

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-185
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the National Museum of African American History and Culture as they existed on March 1, 2013. The main website for the museum includes information about the building design, collections, educational programs, and donating to the museum. The website also includes press releases. The "Smith...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2010-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-304
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of African Art. "Africa Underground," crawled May 7, 2013, promotes an occasional event series of the same name. Africa Underground opens the doors of the National Museum of African Art after hours for the public to enjoy the museum's exhibitions and features performances,...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2010-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-305
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), both crawled on May 7, 2013. "NMAfA and Ideal Academy Mural Partnership" documents progress on a 70-foot mural within Ideal Academy Public Charter School in Washington, District of Columbia. The NMAfA Education Department facilitated the mural proje...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2009-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-306
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of African Art. "Earth Matters," crawled May 7, 2013, accompanies the exhibition, "Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa," and provides readers with a look behind-the-scenes of the exhibition. The exhibition runs from April 22, 2013 through Jan...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of African Art website as it existed on January 20, 2013. The website includes visitor information, collections information, online exhibitions, educational activities, and related information. Materials are in electronic format.