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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Chief Clerk
Dates:
1869-1905
Size:
2.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 64
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records of the Chief Clerk's office consist mostly of records of Chief Clerk William J. Rhees, 1869-1905. Rhees, who joined the Smithsonian staff in 1852, performed many functions over the years, including general correspondence supervision, distribution of scientific publications, supervision of Smithsonian publications, and archival dut...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Chief Clerk
Dates:
1887-1941
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 67
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The provenance of this collection is uncertain. Materials include biographical files and receipts.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1890-1929
Size:
14.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 45
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1892-1893, 1900-1947
Size:
2.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 49
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the Smithsonian budget process during the tenures of Secretaries Samuel P. Langley, Charles D. Walcott, Charles G. Abbot, and Alexander Wetmore. They consist of budget calls by the Secretary; submissions from the various divisions; correspondence with congressional budget committees and the Smithsonian's congressional ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1835, 1838, 1846-1865
Size:
0.2 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 43
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document aspects of Smithsonian history, most notably the 1854-1855 debate over allocation of the Smithsonian's endowment income.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1882-1887
Size:
0.8 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 29
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of incoming correspondence to the Office of the Secretary during the tenure of Spencer F. Baird. A card index provides mostly proper name access.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1887-1907
Size:
5.7 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 34
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Shortly after Langley became Secretary, a new system of dividing outgoing correspondence into subjects was devised as follows (some of the units are not represented in the Archives, hence the gaps in series numbers): 1) General, 59 volumes, 1892-1907; 2) Museum, 18 volumes, 1892-1907; 4) Ethnology, 7 volumes, 1892-1907; 5) National Zoological ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1864-1869
Size:
0.5 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 37
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The date of compilation of these abstracts is unknown, although presumably it was done in part before the 1865 fire.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Sponsored Projects
Dates:
1966-1969, 1973-1998
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Includes records documenting research projects, which have been awarded funding through the Office of Sponsored Projects. The records consist of grant and contract information, memoranda and correspondence, authorizations, and budget proposals.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Special Events and Conference Services
Dates:
1987, 1992-1994
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of event files and document various special events and conferences at the Smithsonian. Of special interest are records for the Quadrangle Museum Project opening ceremonies and events. Materials include invitations, notes, programs, correspondence, and guest lists.

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