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Creators:
Kidd, Oscar Dean, interviewee
Dates:
1987, 1990
Size:
3 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9574
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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Creators:
Smithsonian Magazine
Dates:
2009-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Connections" blog as it existed on January 8, 2014. The blog was active from February through August 2009 and was devoted to the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln in celebration of his 200th birthday. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1887-1966
Size:
147 cu. ft. (288 document boxes) (1 tall document box) (4 bound volumes) (71 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 74
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The earliest records concerning the National Zoological Park date from 1887. They were kept by the Office of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution until 1890, when they were transferred to Holt House, the Park's administrative headquarters. During the late 1960's the records were transferred to the custody of the Smithsonian Institution...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Magazine
Dates:
2012-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-168
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two sections of the Smithsonian Magazine website. It does not include the full website. "The Great American History Puzzle," crawled November 21, 2012, was an online contest conceived by puzzle master Ken Jennings that required participants to correctly follow clues, avoid red herrings, and uncover secrets to solve ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Latino Center
Dates:
2006-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Latino Center as they existed on March 18, 2013. The main Smithsonian Latino Center website provides information about the Center as well as Latino programs, educational resources, collections, and exhibitions across the Smithsonian Institution. The website als...

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Creators:
Weiss, Helena M., 1909-2004
Dates:
1923-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The materials in this accession document Weiss' work in the Office of Correspondence and Documents, the Department of Geology, and as Registrar for the USNM. Among those represented in the collection are Ray S. Bassler, Alexander Wetmore, Herbert S. Bryant, and Leonard Carmichael. Of interest are two diaries of Bassler which cover the tim...

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Creators:
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978
Dates:
circa 1848-1983 and undated
Size:
116.34 cu. ft. (206 document boxes) (10 half document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (2 16x20 boxes) (29 3x5 boxes) (13 5x8 boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Alexander Wetmore were received in the Smithsonian Archives in several different accessions between 1978 and 1987. The Archives would like to thank Mrs. Beatrice T. Wetmore for her help in transferring her husband's papers to the Archives. We also appreciate the assistance of the staff of the Division of Birds, National Museum ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) website as it existed on March 13, 2018, and again on March 15, 2018. The website, available in both English and Spanish, includes general information about STRI and its research programs, conservation initiatives, staff, and facilities. The website was redesigned ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Libraries
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-240
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Research Online" website, maintained by the Smithsonian Libraries, as it existed on March 13, 2018. Smithsonian Research Online assists in capturing the research output of Smithsonian Institution scholars and making it available to Institutional management as well as scientists and historians wo...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Dates:
circa 2015-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-242
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) educational wiki as it existed on August 3, 2018. The wiki focused on resources for educators related to SAAM's exhibitions and programs as well museum education in general. The wiki was publicly available and anyone who joined could edit, discuss, create new pages, and...

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