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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1995-1998
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-615
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of On the Move, a newsletter of the Naturalist Center. The newsletter was initially for staff and provided updates related to the Center's move to Loudoun County, Virginia, as well as programs being developed for that location. The scope of the newsletter was later broadened to include topics of ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1978-2002
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs, slides, and negatives documenting the facilities, staff, collections, programs, and special events of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1978-1979, 1995-1996, 2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting three exhibitions in which insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992) collections were featured. The Dynamics of Evolution Hall, which opened in 1979, featured a section on population potential that was illustrated with a full-size kitchen covered in freeze-dried cockroaches that were rea...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1980-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-195
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the contents of discovery boxes maintained in the Discovery Room and associated educational activities. The Discovery Room is a a hands-on, collections-based activity center for school groups focusing on scientific inquiry. Each discovery box includes objects, photographs, and activity instruction...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1984-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes documenting the opening of the Naturalist Center as well as events and programs of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. Videotapes include programs recorded by the Natural Museum of Natural His...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1986-2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-611
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Keeping in Touch: The Discovery Room Newsletter, published by the Office of Education for docents serving the Discovery Room. It includes information on training, Discovery Room events, and docent-specific activities at the National Museum of Natural History. The newsletter was not officially ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1977-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Natural Enquirer: Newsletter of the Naturalist Center, published by the Office of Education for docents serving the Naturalist Center. It includes information on training, Naturalist Center events, and docent-specific activities at the National Museum of Natural History. It also includes anecd...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1980-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-203
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Creature Features, a newsletter published by the staff of the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. The newsletter was originally written for the docents, but the audience was expanded to include staff in 1999. It includes updates on the activities of the insects, volunteers, and staff as well as articles of i...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1970-2011
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and operation of the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992). Materials include annual reports, monthly reports, memoranda, and correspondence.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1978, circa 2011, undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the programs and activities of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. It was located within the museum building until 1995 when it was moved to Leesburg, Virginia. Materials inclu...

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