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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
Dates:
circa 1961-1973
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mostly of bird banding reports submitted by Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program (POBSP) personnel. Materials also include publications of the program. Philip Strong Humphrey was the Program's Principal Investigator.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1973-1992
Size:
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, publications, and related materials documenting the administration and scientific programs of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) primarily under Irwin Shapiro, Director (1983- ). A small amount of records were created by Shapiro's predecessor, George B....

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
FY 1993
Size:
25 cu. ft. (25 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative records and index from the Office of the Secretary, Robert McCormick Adams, for fiscal year 1993. Listings in bold and capital letters indicate both the topic of folder contents and major subheadings from the Secretary's Office file plan.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Provost for the Arts and Humanities
Dates:
1977-1994
Size:
21.5 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the official functions and activities of the Assistant Provost for Arts and Humanities from 1982 to 1994, although the bulk of the records date from 1990 to 1993. They consist mostly of memoranda, correspondence, and reports generated both within and outside of the Smithsonian Institution which reflect the operations ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1985-1993
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-156
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The bulk of these records consist of files dating from 1986 through 1993 that were assembled by Carolyn Kinder Carr, first as Assistant Director for Collections, then as Deputy Director of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG), when she served as co-organizer of the exhibition, "Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fa...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession is comprised of draft and final copy news releases from the Office of Public Affairs, 1993-1994. These pertain to exhibitions, lecture presentations, calendar of events, musical and theatrical performances, symposia, appointments, and various activities of the Smithsonian. Also included are some Spanish language versions of...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities
Dates:
circa 1985-1992
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records of three projects of the Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities. The majority of the records document the Special Exhibition Fund, established by Office Memorandum (OM) 833 dated October 26, 1984. The OM decreed that the Fund was meant only to fund significant exhibitions beyond the normal financial ...

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Creators:
Allen, Harry W. (Harry Willis), 1892-
Dates:
circa 1932-1974
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Harry W. Allen (1892-1981), an entomologist, spent most of his professional career with the United Sates Department of Agriculture. He was recognized as an authority on the wasp family Tiphiidae. Allen donated many insect specimens to the National Museum of Natural History. These papers document Allen's research on Tiphiidae and include c...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Administrative Office
Dates:
1982-1988
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These files were assembled by Barbara Hart, Executive Officer, and Eloise Harvey, Administrative Services Assistant, to document the administrative aspects of special initiatives undertaken by the National Portrait Gallery from 1982 to 1988. These initiatives include corporate sponsorship of special projects and events; a barter agreement; ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H
Dates:
1973-1974, 1976
Size:
12.76 cu. ft. (4 12x17 boxes) (16 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 16mm film elements used in the making of "The Collection That Became a Museum" (1974) and "Joseph Hirshhorn: A Portrait" (1976). The films, which Olga Hirshhorn originally gave to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, were commissioned by Joseph H. Hirshhorn and produced by Ron Cavalier of Renaissance Foundry. ...

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