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Records
Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of Research and Professional Training
Dates:
1970-1978
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 596
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the activities of Lois Marie Fink as head of the Office of Research and Professional Training from 1970 to 1978. Included are incoming and outgoing correspondence regarding internships and visiting scholar programs, and reference inquiries; memoranda sent within the Office and to Museum Director Joshua C. Taylor; a large …

Egyptian Bombyliids Collection, Watercolors
Dates:
1930s
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7468
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of 84 watercolor paintings of Egyptian Bombyliids, or bee flies, executed by three Russian artists, Roman Strekalovsky, Nicholas Strekalovsky, and E. Kassessinoff. The paintings were done for a planned manuscript on the Bombyliids of Egypt by H. C. Efflatoun. Also included is a copy of Efflatoun's unpublished manuscript …

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Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Department of Entomology website. It was crawled twice on November 28, 2018, shortly before the website was taken offline and its contents incorporated into the National Museum of Natural History website. The Department of Entomology website includes information about staff, collections, research, and the history of the …

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Productions
Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1978, 1983, 1985, 1999, and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-039
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced by Smithsonian Productions and its predecessor, the Office of Telecommunications. Productions in this accession include "Children in Museums" and "The Smithsonian is for Kids." "Children in Museums" was produced in conjunction with the Children in Museums International Symposium organized by the Office of …

Subject Files
Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Care Sciences
Dates:
1968-1969, 1975, 1992-1998
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-225
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Kathleen Brader, Animal Keeper, documenting the presentation of two kiwis to the National Zoological Park and the subsequent birth of a chick as well as her research regarding mousebirds (Colius), kiwis, and Micronesian (Guam) kingfishers. Materials include photographs and slides, a …

Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
Dates:
1964-1979
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-016
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, awards, memoranda, meeting agendas, reports, Smithsonian Institution Libraries budgets, surveys and studies, materials concerning recruitment and staff development and space, and architectural drawings.

Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Consultant to the Secretary (Frank A. Taylor)
Dates:
1969-1980
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 605
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document Frank A. Taylor's work as both Consultant to Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, and as Research Associate for the Office of Museum Programs. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, handwritten notes, budgets, and newspaper clippings regarding four major projects: the Mid-American Center, Arkansas; the Smithsonian Museum Support Facility; the …

Records
Dates:
1893-1980 and undated
Size:
22.67 cu. ft. (45 document boxes) (1 3x5 box) (1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7294
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history, operation, and activities of the ANS (before 1960, the Audubon Society of the District of Columbia). They also help to illustrate the evolution of the local and national conservation movement; environmental legislation and issues supported by ANS; the development of environmental education; and the natural history …

T. D. Stewart Oral History Interviews
Creators:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997, interviewee
Dates:
1975, 1986
Size:
14 audiotapes (Reference tapes). 27 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9521
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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 …

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Dan H. Nicolson Papers
Creators:
Nicolson, Dan H. (Dan Henry), 1933-2016
Dates:
circa 1986-2009
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession primarily consists Dan H. Nicolson's professional correspondence.

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