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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
17.37 cu. ft. (33 document boxes) (1 3x5 box) (2 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 285
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Offices of the Director and Deputy Director, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) maintained these photographs as a reference file. The majority of the photographs document the history of NMHT and its predecessors; included are views of exhibits, buildings, events, and some specimens. Some materials date to when the museum ...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director
Dates:
1944-1975
Size:
51 cu. ft. (102 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records partially cover the administration of Alexander Wetmore and A. Remington Kellogg as directors of the United States National Museum; more fully the tenures of Frank A. Taylor, John C. Ewers and Robert P. Multhauf, as directors of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT); and Daniel J. Boorstin and Brooke Hindle, as directors ...

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Creators:
Bishop, John Wallis (Jack)
Dates:
1918-1936
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 slim legal document case)
Collection ID:
NASM.1988.0086
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

John (Jack) Wallis Bishop was born June 8, 1892, in Berlin, Maryland. He was trained as a pilot at the US Army School of Military Aeronautics at Cornell University in 1917 and subsequently enlisted in Canada and was assigned to the 66th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) at the front for 14 months in northern Italy. He shot down two enemy aircraft and participated in 22 low altitude bombing raids. In the 1930s, he became a flying instructor and pilot at Roosevelt Field. Bishop was killed in a flying accident at Roosevelt Field on August 30, 1936. This collection contains materials from Bishop's career as a pilot, including a diary, logbooks, newsletters, permits, photographs, and articles.

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Creators:
Kirby, Lloyd G. (collector and possible photographer)
Dates:
circa 1915
Size:
3 Folders (Personal papers :)
97 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.132
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lantern slides and correspondence collected by Lloyd G. Kirby during his time in the Philippines related to his lecture concerning the Philippine economy. Drawing from these photographs, Kirby delivered a lecture on the Philippine economy (circa 1937), a portion of which is available in this collection. The photographs document architecture and p...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Organization and Audience Research
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Organization and Audience Research website as it existed on November 21, 2017. The website includes information about the office and the services it provides as well as information about current projects and reports from completed projects. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement. Smithsonian Women's Committee
Dates:
2017-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Women's Committee. The Smithsonian Craft2Wear website, crawled October 6, 2017, and the Smithsonian Craft Show website, crawled April 27, 2018, publicize the Committee's two annual juried craft show fund raisers. Both websites were crawled during the weekend of the show. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Department of Botany website as it existed on both November 17 and 20, 2017. The website, which was redesigned shortly before these crawls, includes information about research, collections, staff, and seminars as well as the monthly "Biological Conservation Newsletter." Detailed collection information is not incl...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates
Dates:
2012-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Associates website and blog. The website, crawled on December 8, 2017, includes a general overview of its continuing education programs and serves as the ticketing portal for individual programs. The "1100 Jefferson" blog, crawled on April 20, 2018, features previews of and articles about Associates even...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Consortia website as it existed on July 2, 2018, shortly before it was taken down. The Consortia advanced knowledge across disciplines to solve critical global issues of our time, referred to as the "Grand Challenges." The website included information about the Consortia and its projects as well ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Dates:
2017-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Global Tree Banding Project" website as it existed on December 19, 2017, and May 1, 2018. The website documents the Smithsonian Institution's Global Tree Banding Project which originated within the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center but became part of a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution, T...

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