Riccardo Weaver Oral History Interview
The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and …
This accession consists of the National Air and Space Museum website, mobile website, and blog as they existed on January 16, 2015. The website includes information about the museum, including the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and its exhibitions, collections, staff, and research. It also includes a history of the museum, educational resources …
Digital Content Available
This accession consists of records that document planning for the seminar "Gender Perspectives: The Impact of Women on Museums," which took place in March 1990. Jane R. Glaser, Special Assistant in the office of the Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities (in 1990, called the office of the Assistant Secretary for …
Repair and Renovation Records
This accession consists of records that document the planning, renovation, repairs and relocation of office space. The bulk of the records document the relocation and reconfiguration of several offices. Materials include architectural drawings, floor plans, notes, sketches, budget estimates, details and specifications for materials and decoration.
Committees and Councils Files
This accession consists of records pertaining to the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) Senior Management Group during the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990- . Materials include minutes, correspondence, memoranda, agendas, notes and supporting documents.
This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books. The publications consist of Statement of the Secretary, formerly known as Report of the Secretary (1847-1967), which also can be found in the Smithsonian Annual Reports. Some issues are missing.
This accession consists of laserdiscs from the Smithsonian Laserdisc Collection. The Smithsonian Laserdisc Collection tells the stories behind the Smithsonian Institution's greatest art, history, and science collections, and introduces the curators of its unique possessions and hidden treasures. Titles from the Collection in this accession include "Dinosaurs: Fantastic Creatures That …
This accession consists of publicity materials for traveling exhibitions. Exhibitions represented are American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music, Suited for Space, Zoonoses: Animals, Humans and Health, Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, and Mint Condition: The Story of American Coins and Medals. Also included is the catalog Update which lists …
This accession consists of correspondence with the United States Department of State. Major topics include agreements with Panama and Cuba. Materials also include reports, agreements, and copies of correspondence between the Department of State and Panamanian and Cuban governmental bodies.
Smithsonian Networks is a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution. It was formed to create channels featuring programs largely inspired by the assets of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex. Smithsonian Channel features award-winning original documentaries, series and ground-breaking programs highlighting America's historical …