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Creators:
Daniel, Pete
Dates:
1986-1991, undated
Size:
27.2 Cubic feet (83 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0773
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is divided into four series. Series 1: Oral History Transcripts, 1982-1991 are transcribed versions of the oral interviews. Correspondence and/or notes pertaining to the interviewed individual collected or written by the interviewer are filed in this series following the transcription. The majority of the oral histories were done by ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2009-2011
Size:
15 digital audio files; 42 digital video files
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9622
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Progra...

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Dates:
1967-1977
1969-1973
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series consists of approximately 4 cubic feet and reflects all of the individuals, organizations, lectures, and/or meetings interviewed for this project and the date of the interview if known. Although the bulk dates indicate 1969-1973, there is one interview from 1955 and one from as late as 1977. In some instances there is no transcript of t...

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Creators:
Blanch, Gertrude
Bloch, Richard M.
Bradburn, James
Brainerd, John G.
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Dates:
1969-1973, 1977
Size:
43.5 Cubic feet (158 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Computer Oral History Collection (1969-1973, 1977), was a cooperative project of the American Federation of Information Processing Societies (AFIPS) and the Smithsonian Institution. This project began in 1967 with the main objective to collect, document, house, and make available for research source material surrounding the development of the computer.

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Dates:
1946-1974
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series is arranged alphabetically and contains approximately 7.5 cubic feet of supplemental research materials collected by Robina Mapstone, Research Associate of the Computer History Project. This series contains articles, correspondence (photocopies), memoranda, biographical sketch material, selected bibliographies on various aspects of the ...

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Dates:
1942-1971
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collected by Tropp and referred to as the "H" Files, these materials consist of approximately 6 cubic feet and span the years 1922 to 1973. Arranged alphabetically, these materials include articles authored by interviewees, bibliographies, product literature, and reports. Interviewees associated with a particular file are noted parenthetically.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2010, 2013
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9624
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Progra...

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Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The material consists of notes, clippings, articles, resumes, and other biographical documentation about interviewees.

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Dates:
1986
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0196
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The combined index to the oral histories is only a partial index to the entire collection of interviews conducted. Researchers should note that there are several interviews not included in this index. It is arranged alphabetically by last name of the interviewee and provides the date and length of the interview.

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