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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1912-1965
Size:
5.71 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Because the Smithsonian's relations to STRI have been both longstanding and various, STRI files are scattered through the records of the Secretary's office. The earliest STRI files in this unit have been interfiled with newer records or pulled forward, where they dealt with ongoing problems at the facility, so that no original order remains. ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1886-1907
Size:
0.1 linear meter and 5 microfilm reels.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Temporary accession books list temporary accessions of the United States National Museum in order of receipt for the years 1886-1907. Permanent accession record books are included in record unit 110. A volume list follows.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1864-1940
Size:
0.4 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include a list of packages announced as being sent to the Smithsonian, listed and numbered in order of their announcement, and containing the following information when complete: transportation number, sender, origin, address sent to, how sent, date received, and expenses. The purpose was to control shipments of which the Sm...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1874-1908
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This is a record of specimens and objects stored and controlled by the Registrar's office. Information on contents is usually very limited.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution,Office of International Activities
Dates:
1963-1969
Size:
2.2 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 91
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, and other information about the activities of the Office, which establishes cooperative research programs with institutions of higher learning in other countries and fosters programs for the international exchange of persons in those fields of science and humanities related to the Smithsonian's ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Editorial and Publications Division
Dates:
1847-1966
Size:
7.38 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 83
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records represent most of the activities of the Editorial and Publications Division. Included are a range of fiscal and administrative records pertaining to Smithsonian publications, especially correspondence with United States National Museum publications authors and background records for Annual Reports; news releases and news clipping...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1885-1919 and undated
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 75
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records concern the operation of the Registrar's office and do not include accession records for Museum objects. Most of the correspondence pertains to office policies and procedures, and other administrative matters.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Property Clerk
Dates:
1882-1930
Size:
2.1 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 78
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain correspondence of the Property Clerk concerning requisitions, orders, solicitations of business, and administrative memoranda concerning operation of the Department of Property and Supplies. They also include early phone bills of the Smithsonian and annual reports of the Property Clerk which contain inventories of supplie...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Topographical Data Project
Dates:
circa 1873-1882
Size:
1.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 69
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution and the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey collaborated in collection of data of relative elevations over the surface of the continent of North America, intending ultimately to publish a hypsometrical map. The collection of data was entrusted to Walter L. Nicholson, topographer of the Post Office Department, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Meteorological Project
Dates:
1849-1875, and related records from 1820
Size:
2.5 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 60
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Joseph Henry's first major project for the Smithsonian was his plan to obtain weather reports from a countrywide network of voluntary observers; his plan is detailed in the 1848 annual report of the Institution. Voluminous reports, maps, tables, and charts were prepared and published on all phases of the work--rainfall, snowfall, temperatures,...

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