This accession consists of architectural drawings for the construction of the National Postal Museum (NPM). Also included are posters for the opening of the museum on July 30, 1993. Materials include architectural drawings, floor plans, and posters.
This accession consists of the Smithsonian Books website as it existed on June 16, 2015. Smithsonian Books publishes a select list of trade nonfiction and illustrated books covering topics on which the Smithsonian Institution is an authority, such as history; science and technology; space, aviation, and military; art; and signature illustrated books …
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This accession consists of the mobile version of the Smithsonian Institution's website as it existed on August 17, 2015. The website primarily provides information about visiting the Smithsonian Institution in general as well as each of its museums and other public facilities. Materials are in electronic format.
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C. Willard Hayes Papers
This accession consists of field notes of C. Willard Hayes (1859-1916), geologist and chief geologist at the United States Geological Survey (1887-1911). In 1911, he began work in the private sector. Materials also include scientific illustrations.
Formulation and Execution Files
This accession consists of budget records documenting the formulation and execution of the Smithsonian's federal and trust budgets. Materials include budget justifications, allocations, transfers, transmittals, executions, budget calls, reviews, and other reports.
Reginald J. Sayre Papers
This accession consists of materials created by Reginald J. Sayre (1909-2000), preparator and model maker for exhibits at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), 1959-1980s. He participated in an expedition to British Guiana in 1962 to collect specimens and make molds and drawings of the site for the rainforest section of an …
This accession consists of the records of Robert M. Vogel, Curator, documenting his curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Engineering and Industry. Earlier records date back to when the division was known as the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the National Museum of American History (NMAH …
Between the Lions
This accession consists of a reference set of "Between the Lions," a newsletter by the Friends of the National Zoo for its volunteers. The newsletter provides information about volunteer programs, opportunities, training, and events as well as personal news about volunteers and updates on animals and activities at the National …
Harry H. Knight Papers
This accession consists primarily of correspondence between Knight and professional colleagues. Also included are manuscripts, photographs, drawings, notes, and college papers (both as a student at Cornell and as a professor at Iowa State).
This accession consists primarily of treasurer's records: receipt books, records of deposit, account statements, vouchers, correspondence and memoranda concerning finances. Materials also include old by-laws, membership renewal records, and mailing lists. Some records date from when the Colonial Waterbird Society was known as the Colonial Waterbird Group.