This accession consists of records that document the activities of the Office of the Treasurer during the tenures of Treasurers Edgar L. Roy, 1960-1964; Otis O. Martin, 1965; Betty J. Morgan, Assistant Treasurer, 1966-1968; T. Ames Wheeler, 1969-1978; and Christian Hohenlohe, 1979-1984. The Treasurer oversees the Smithsonian Institution's private endowment.
SSIE Science Newsletter
This accession consists of a reference set of SSIE Science Newsletter published monthly and bi-monthly by the Smithsonian Science Information Exchange (SSIE). The purpose of the newsletter is to increase awareness and usage of SSIE services throughout the scientific and lay communities. Materials include newsletters. Some issues are missing.
Thomas Wayland Vaughan Papers
This accession consists of field notes of Thomas Wayland Vaughan (1870-1952), a geologist and oceanographer with the United States Geological Survey, the United States National Museum, and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. His research focused on the study of corals and coral reefs, the investigation of larger foraminifera, and oceanography. Materials …
Material contains official outgoing letterpress correspondence from Paul Carpenter Standley, United States National Museum, Division of Plants, 1902-1922, regarding identification, examination, and reports of specimens sent to the Division; exchange and purchase of national collections; explorations and collecting expeditions; botanical studies of Standley and other botanists; and letterpress copies of manuscripts …
This accession consists of two websites maintained by the National Air and Space Museum. The primary website for the National Air and Space Museum was crawled on August 8, 2018. It consists of information about the museum, including its Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and its exhibitions, collections, staff, research, programs, and events …
Digital Content Available
This accession consists of records documenting the Smithsonian Institution Libraries' (SIL) dealings with various organizations and also covers work with Smithsonian offices or projects.
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Judith Zilczer, Curator, Painting and Sculpture, documenting correspondence about loans, particularly with notable persons and government offices. Materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, object information, images of objects, and press clippings.
This accession consists of publication records which document the publishing activities of the Department of Communications and Publications at the National Science Resources Center (NSRC). Particularly well documented is the publication of Discovery Deck. A Discovery Deck was a freestanding packages of resource cards designed to supplement a student's use …
This accession consists of correspondence with other Smithsonian offices created during the tenure of Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996.
Architecture and Construction Files
This accession consists of architecture and construction files created and maintained by Deputy Director Douglas E. Evelyn. The records document the construction and funding of the Mall museum of the National Museum of the American Indian. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; meeting agendas and minutes; specifications; reports; budget records; grant records …