Edward R. Foreman Papers
These papers include lectures and notes on chemistry, ethnology, and natural history, especially botany; a sketch of the geology of Arkansas; and various lists of specimens.
Professional Activity Files
This accession consists of records documenting Senior Research Scholar Thomas Lawton's editorship of Artibus Asiae. Materials include correspondence, notes, edited manuscripts, photocopies of maps and other images, black and white photographs of artwork, and related records.
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Ted A. Maxwell, Associate Director for Collections and Research, documenting a variety of subjects including divisions within the Collections and Research Department, collections, lectures, and National Air and Space Museum (NASM) and Smithsonian Institution (SI) policy development. Materials include correspondence, memoranda …
This accession consists of subject files documenting the tenure of Sheila P. Burke, Under Secretary for American Museums and National Programs, 2000-2004, and Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer, 2004-2007. Materials include correspondence and memoranda relating to Smithsonian programs overseen by Burke, fundraising, and administrative matters.
This accession consists of incoming and outgoing divisional correspondence concerning specimen identification, data exchanges, manuscripts, grant proposals, exhibits, and other activities of the Division of Mollusks.
This accession consists of the records of Bernard S. Finn, Curator Emeritus of electricity collections, and Elliot N. Sivowitch, Museum Specialist, which document their curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Information Technology and Society, and during the years when the division was known as the Division of Electricity …
This collection is comprised of motion picture, video, and audio recordings of three productions regarding issues related to biodiversity, biotic communities, and the study of these systems. "To Coexist: Diversity and Development" was produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The 30-minute program depicts how development professionals can …
This accession consists of the ArtBabble account for the National Portrait Gallery as it existed on July 14, 2015. ArtBabble is a website that showcases high quality art-related video content from more than 50 cultural institutions from around the world. The National Portrait Gallery account includes promotional videos, interviews, and lecture recordings. Due …
Digital Content Available
This accession consists of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute website as it existed in 1996. The website includes information about research facilities, programs, and staff. Materials are in electronic format.
This acccession consists of film elements from Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute productions. Subjects include pelicans, ants, myrmecophaga (giant anteater), and iguanas. Materials include 16 mm film elements.