These records were primarily created by the Office of Exhibits, 1954-1969; the Office of Exhibits Programs, 1969-1973; and the Office of Exhibits Central, 1973-1979. They document a period of intense exhibition activity at the Smithsonian Institution and its bureaus. Especially well represented are permanent and special exhibitions at the National Museum of Natural …
This accessions of records that document events and programs created and sponsored by the Smithsonian Associates (TSA). Both audio and videotapes are contained in the collection. The bulk of the recordings were made by entities other than the Smithsonian, i.e., CBS, NBC affiliates; and the U.S. Information Agency (USIA) for …
This accession contains records documenting the planning and production of an update to "The Smithsonian Institution," an orientation film created for the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center (VIARC). Materials include shot logs, footage lists, scripts, correspondence, budgets, and permits.
This accession consists of records that document the sixth International Theriological Congress (ITC) meeting in Sydney, Australia, July 1993.
Henry Shaler Williams Papers
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Naval Research Laboratory Space Science Videohistory Collection
The Smithsonian Videohistory Program, funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation from 1986 until 1992, used video in historical research. Additional collections have been added since the grant project ended. Videohistory uses the video camera as a historical research tool to record moving visual information. Video works best in historical research when …
This accession consists of the directory, "Smithsonian Institution Organization and Personnel" that was compiled in January of 1964. It includes information about the Smithsonian Institution and its organization as well as includes photographs and biographical information of personnel. Materials include manuscripts and black-and-white photographs.
Insurance Policy Files
This accession consists of insurance information for foreign liability, commercial package, umbrella coverage, directors and officers liability, auto insurance, folklife festival, exhibitions, etc.
This accession consists of records documenting marketing and solicitation efforts of the National Air and Space Society, the National Air and Space Museum's membership program. Materials include sample direct mail marketing letters and brochures with included membership forms.
This accession consists of footage taken by Smithsonian Productions and its predecessor units, Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions and Office of Telecommunications, of various events in the careers of Secretary Sidney Dillon Ripley, 1964-1984; Secretary Robert McCormick Adams, 1984-1994; Secretary Ira Michael Heyman, 1994-2000; and Secretary Lawrence M. Small, 2000-2007. Events include installation ceremonies, press …