6080 records — Page 215 of 608
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Metropolitan Mechanics' Institute
Dates:
1852-1857
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Metropolitan Mechanics Institute was founded in 1852 in Washington, D.C. The Institute held its meetings at the Smithsonian Institution.

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1982-1988
Size:
33 cu. ft. (33 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 583
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenure of Roger G. Kennedy, director, NMHT, 1979-1980, and director, NMAH, 1980-1992, as well as some of the work of Douglas E. Evelyn, deputy director. The records concern activities of the Office of the Director and the administration of NMAH. Of special note are records regarding the conclusion in 1982 of the ...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies
Dates:
1978-1984
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 567
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of records that document the administrative and program activities of the Kennan Institute under Abbott Gleason and John Glad. They include some budget material, files of ongoing projects, correspondence, and files on events such as conferences and dialogues.

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1969-1985
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 513
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include exhibition catalogs, news releases, news clippings and articles from the serious and popular press, mailings, public correspondence seeking more information on artists and art-related topics, invitations to openings and other special events, and many photographs.

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Biology
Dates:
circa 1901-1944, with related materials from 1894
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 431
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists mostly of record books maintained by the Department of Biology. They include a register of employees of the department, circa 1910-1940; a visitor's book, 1943-1944; a record of manuscripts submitted to the Head Curator of Biology for publication by the United States National Museum (USNM), 1931-1943; a record of...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds
Dates:
1958-1986
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 391
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This colleciton contains invoices for specimens and equipment on loan to and from the division of birds, within the Smithsonian, and with outside museums and universities. Also included is correspondence relating to the transfer and extension of these loans. Most folders contain a list of loan recipients, date of transfer, and number and type ...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Engineering
Dates:
1886-1956
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (9 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 297
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the activities of the Division of Engineering and its predecessors. Included is early correspondence between curators and administrators of the USNM and the Smithsonian; an incomplete general correspondence file, R-Z, circa 1904-1919; annual and quarterly reports of the Division; histories of the Division of Technology, ...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Interdisciplinary Communications Program
Dates:
1968-1976
Size:
85.5 cu. ft. (85 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 300
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds
Dates:
1960-1973
Size:
4 cu. ft. (8 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 270
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of the official correspondence of the Division with the public and with ornithologists from museums and universities throughout the world. Topics include exchange of specimens, research projects, and scientific publications.

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Medical Sciences
Dates:
circa 1890-1977
Size:
21.13 cu. ft. (42 document boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 244
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the activities of the Division of Medical Sciences and its predecessors, chiefly for the years 1917-1975. Included are correspondence, memoranda, annual reports, and administrative files concerning the Division's collections, exhibits, and research into the history of medicine and pharmacy. Of special interest is an ...

6080 records — Page 215 of 608