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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Management and Reliability. Central Audiovisual Branch
Dates:
2009-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-249
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual recordings of press conferences, announcements, and events at the Smithsonian made at the request of the Office of Public Affairs. Events covered include a press conference on birds, the installation of Secretary G. Wayne Clough, the announcement and installation of Secretary David J. Skorton, and the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Science Education Center
Dates:
2012-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of websites and blogs maintained by the Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC). SSEC is jointly administered by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academies. The primary SSEC website, crawled on January 6, 2016, includes information about the organization's history, mission, programs, resources, and staf...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies
Dates:
1976-1990, 1996
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-247
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the program activities of Carla M. Borden in the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies (OIS) and, before 1987, when she was a Program Specialist in the Office of Symposia and Seminars (OSS). A few records also date from when Borden was no longer with OIS but a Program Manager at the Smithsonian ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Administrative Assistant
Dates:
1902-1909, 1917-1919, 1928-1929
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 folder oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 80
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records, together with record units 79, 81, and 187 contain full documentation of construction of the 1911 National Museum Building, from internal planning and contracts to construction details and costs. Rathbun prepared a history of the museum construction, which was published as A Descriptive Account of the Building Recently Erected ...

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United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1882-1918
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts for specimens, annual and monthly reports of the Division, and correspondence regarding acquisition, distribution, and loan of specimens.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1963-1967
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 148
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

A great majority of the records concern donation of other receipt of specimens in the National Museum; distribution or loan of specimens from the Museum; requests for determination of specimens by other entomologists and the general public (a considerable proportion of the determinations were made for state departments of entomology); and ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1878-1906
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are the official incoming correspondence of the Division of Insects (outgoing correspondence for part of the period is included in record unit 139). Included is correspondence from entomologists and others requesting determinations, loans of specimens, or regarding purchase or gift of specimens for the museum; and correspondence ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1909-1963
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records comprise the official correspondence of the Department of Entomology. Because a close relationship existed between the Department of Entomology of the National Museum and the Bureau of Entomology of the Agriculture Department, there is considerable correspondence of Agriculture Department staff, notably August Busck and Carl...

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Creators:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D. C.)
Dates:
1942-1946
Size:
16.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (29 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 87
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes records concerning the Board's projects, general correspondence, committee and organization work and information concerning specialized data and special subjects. Postwar regional administration records, geographic reports, country information files, photographs and uncompleted project records are also included, a...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Superintendent of Construction for the United States National Museum Building
Dates:
1903-1911
Size:
24.02 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box) (1 16x20 box) (5 tall document boxes) (11 folders oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 81
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum Building Construction Records, 1894 - 1919 (bulk 1903 - 1911), document the process and methods used to construct the National Museum Building that is now known as the National Museum of Natural History. These records primarily refer to the management of the construction aspects of the project, documenting specifications ...

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