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Creators:
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
circa 1883, 1890
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

W J McGee (William John McGee was known to his colleagues and signed his notebooks as "W J McGee", without periods) was a geologist with the United States Geological Survey primarily in charge of surveying the Atlantic Coastal Plain, 1881-1893 and was an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American Ethnology (BAE) at the Smithsonian In...

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1991-2002, 2007-2009
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document programs, fundraising, acquisitions, and publications at the Renwick Gallery. Staff represented in these records include Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003; Jane Milosch, Curator, 2004-2009; and ...

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
2004-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-086
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting repair and renovation projects at the Renwick Gallery. Materials include construction monthly meeting minutes and supporting documentation such as correspondence, notes, budget summaries, floor plans, construction schedules, and statistics.

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1970-2015
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-085
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of general correspondence documenting activities of the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003; Jane Milosch, Curator, 2004-2009; and Robyn Kennedy, Chief Administrator, 2004- . Mater...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1955-1956
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Beginning in the 1920s, Science Service staff wrote 15-minute radio scripts ("Science Service Talks" and "Science News of the Week") which were mailed every week to several dozen U.S. radio stations and then read on the air by local announcers or scientists. By the early 1930s, Science Service was producing a weekly live-broadcast program for...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Community Committee
Dates:
2002-2003, 2014-2015
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs of the Smithsonian Institution's staff picnic. The annual event is organized by the Smithsonian Community Committee and began in 2002. Most of the picnics have been held on the grounds of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Dates:
2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-075
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a webpage regarding the unveiling of the portraits of former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama as it existed on April 4, 2019. The webpage includes information about the artists, Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, respectively, and the exhibition of the paintings. There is also a video of the unveiling ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement. Smithsonian Women's Committee
Dates:
2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Craft Show website as it existed on April 22, 2019. The Smithsonian Craft Show is one of two annual juried craft show fund raisers organized by the Smithsonian Women's Committee. The 2019 event was held from April 24 through April 28. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-073
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three subsites maintained by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI). The Training in Tropical Taxonomy subsite, crawled April 9, 2019, provides information about past and future training courses offered through STRI's Bocas del Toro Research Station in Panama. The website also includes information about ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Chief Information Officer
Dates:
2014-2019
Collection ID:
Accession 20-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the Digitization Program Office, part of the Office of the Chief Information Officer, as it existed on February 26, 2019, shortly after it was redesigned. The website includes information about the office and digitization projects across the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes a blo...

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