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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
1969-1984
Size:
17 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 523
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administration of contracts and grants received by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the United States Air Force, and the United States Navy. They include correspondence and memoranda with contracting agencies, Smithsonian Institution o...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
1963-1968
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 530
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document subcontracts issued by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) and funded with private funds of the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include proposals, contracts, correspondence, memoranda, and reports concerning agreements with contractors to develop instruments and provide equipment for SAO projects and ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
1956-1984
Size:
36.5 cu. ft. (36 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 522
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily document the administration of contracts and grants supporting the Satellite Tracking Program, Project Celescope, the Meteor Research Program, and the Gravitational Redshift Space Probe Experiment. Also included are files documenting other contracts and grants, mostly with the National Aeronautics and Space Administrati...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
1965-1978
Size:
20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 525
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document quotations, proposals, and bids from contractors, equipment makers, and other vendors to provide facilities and instruments for the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) and its programs. Of special interest are voluminous files concerning the development and planning for the Multiple-Mirror Telescope (MMT) fa...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
1893-1899
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 474
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of correspondence written to Child and Abbot by Samuel P. Langley, Secretary of the Smithsonian and APO Director. The correspondence concerns APO solar constant experiments, especially rules and precepts for photo-bolometric work; facilities, equipment, and apparatus; and APO publications.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
circa 1954-1966
Size:
57 cu. ft. (57 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 188
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of files from various offices within the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) as well as the central files located in the SAO administrative office. Retrieval from records is difficult. While there is no apparent order to the records, a table of contents consisting of imposed general headings is provided below ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates. Study Tours and Seminars Program
Dates:
1996-2002
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the publication Smithsonian Odyssey Tours, which documents international study tour programs offered by the Smithsonian Institution and Saga Holidays. Also included are brochures from major Smithsonian Odyssey Tours (SOT).

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 12-201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) as it existed on July 1, 2011. SAO, with the Harvard College Observatory, jointly administers the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) and portions of the SAO website are interwoven with the websites of the other two organizations. The S...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the main website for the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) as it existed on December 10, 2012. The CfA is jointly administered by the Harvard College Observatory and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The website includes administrative information about each of the three organizations as ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates. Study Tours and Seminars Program
Dates:
1975-2004
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Amy Kotkin, Program Manager. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to tour planning, marketing, contracts, and accessibility; budget summaries; meeting agendas and minutes; agreements; audit information; and administrative guidelines.

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