Exhibition Committee Records
This accession consists of Exhibition Committee files, including minutes, agendas, notes, budget drafts, Schedules, and proposals.
This accession consists of records documenting outside funding for Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) research, projects, and activities. These materials document grants administered by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and other miscellaneous institutions. Materials include proposals, quotations, and bids from contractors, equipment makers, and other vendors to provide services, equipment, and instruments …
This accession consists of the website for Smithsonian Books as it existed on April 8, 2013. Smithsonian Books publishes narrative non-fiction books. The website includes book descriptions, information for authors, and related information. Materials are in electronic format.
Digital Content Available
This accession consists of records that document the Office of Biological Conservation's dealings with the Charles Darwin Foundation.
This accession consists of edited scripts for National Museum of American History (NMAH) exhibitions.
Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers
This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the professional career of Curtis W. Sabrosky at Michigan State University and the United States Department of Agriculture. The correspondence also documents his research on the taxonomy of flies.
This accession consists of records pertaining to budget planning, requisitions to Congress on budgetary formulations, and priorities for distributing funds to the museums. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, congressional budget submissions (narrative), federal budget requests, trust fund information, employment plan worksheets, and Senate hearing materials.
Directorate of International Activities
For the most part, these records relate to the organization of the Generations: Birth Rituals and the Roots of Becoming exhibition and the International Center's involvement with associated public programs. They include planning and chron files of Cheryl LaBerge, Director, Office of Conference Services. Consists of special events request forms …
Dan H. Nicolson Papers
This accession consists of correspondence and research notes compiled by Dan H. Nicolson for his publication "Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledoneae," part of the Smithsonian Contributions to Botany series. A copy of Nicolson's publication is also included.
John W. Aldrich Oral History Interviews
The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …