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Creators:
Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937
Dates:
1882-1936
Size:
1.1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1.10 cu. ft. oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Bohumil Shimek's personal correspondence with colleagues and friends, as well as lecture notes, a list of professional papers written by Shimek, and manuscript drafts. Notable correspondents include William M. Dall and S. Stillman Berry. Some of the letters and notes are written in Czech. Also included in this c...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1943-1988 and undated
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 389
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In addition to the centralized animal registration records maintained at the National Zoological Park (see record unit 386), keepers also kept records for their own reference within their departments. This material consists of record books with information about the health, behavior, breeding, births, deaths, and diet of the animals at the N...

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Creators:
Shropshire, Walter
Dates:
circa 1965-1986
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Shropshire's biophysics research and professional activities. Materials concern his work with the International Solar Energy Society and his activities as coordinator and editor for the Smithsonian's Einstein Colloquium, "The Joys of Research."

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Creators:
Shapiro, Irwin I.
Dates:
circa 1965-1990
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Irwin Shapiro was appointed Director of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in 1983. This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, publications, and related materials documenting Shapiro's professional activities with the International Astronomical Union, the National Academy of Sciences, the American Ass...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Assistant Director for Research
Dates:
1979-1985, with related material from 1969
Size:
34 cu. ft. (34 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 404
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1887-1976
Size:
19.03 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box) (44 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 386
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the manual record keeping system that tracked the animal collections at the National Zoological Park (NZP) before the introduction of the International Species Information System (ISIS) in 1975. Included are accession cards and ledgers containing the accession number, common and scientific name, date of accession (whethe...

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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:
1985-1993
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "National Zoo News," a semiannual newspaper for teachers. The newspaper includes articles about animals, research, programs, and events. Some articles are written by teachers about class trips to the National Zoological Park. Also included is information about special events, educational programs, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 12-560
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the joint National Zoological Park, including the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, and the Friends of the National Zoo, as it existed on July 22, 2011. The website includes information about exhibits, animals, conservation projects, membership, ...

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