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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1968, 1980-2008
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Tom Simkin, Curator of Petrology and Volcanology, 1972-2003, and Senior Geologist and Volcanologist, 2003-2009. Many of these records document his editorship of the "Catalog of the Active Volcanoes of the World," the development and update of "This Dynamic Planet - World Map of Volca...

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Creators:
Scientific Event Alert Network (National Museum of Natural History)
Dates:
1975-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of Scientific Event Alert Network Bulletin (SEAN) (1978-1989), formerly known as the National Science Event Bulletin (1975-1977).

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1972-1984
Size:
511.90 cu. ft. (369 record storage boxes) (236 document boxes) (2 12x17 boxes) (3 16x20 boxes) (141 3x5 boxes) (5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records concern the operation of the Office of the Secretary from 1972 to the end of S. Dillon Ripley's tenure as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The records document the Smithsonian's on-going operations -- internal, with other government Offices and departments, and with foundations, universities, and other outside organizat...

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Creators:
Center for Short-lived Phenomena (Cambridge, Mass.)
Dates:
1968-1974
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 607
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the operations of CSLP under Citron. They include budget and personnel records, applications for grants in support of CSLP projects, publicity, and event reports documenting specific short-lived phenomena. There are also some records dealing with the Smithsonian Environmental Alert Pilot Program in 1972. For additional...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Educational Research
Dates:
1983-1985, with related records from 1975
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 388
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the work of SOER during its two-year history. The records consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and printed materials concerning SOER educational programs, office administration, and relations with other Smithsonian bureaus and offices. Records predating the establishment of SOER in 1983 were created by Fal...

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Creators:
Global Invasions Research Coordination Network
Dates:
2006-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-106
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Global Invasions Research Coordination Network website as it existed on February 17, 2016. The Global Invasions Research Coordination Network is funded by the National Science Foundation and organized by Colorado State University and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, which also hosts the website. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian National Associate Regional Events Program
Dates:
circa 1975-1986
Size:
11.5 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 557
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of SNAP administrative records that document program activities. The records include correspondence and memoranda with Smithsonian Institution offices and bureaus, corporations, members, and grant foundations; annual appeals, promotional material, bequests, accounting summaries, and special events files of the Contrib...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution Women's Council
Dates:
1980-1992, with related records, 1973-1979
Size:
6.93 cu. ft. (13 document boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 507
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records of the Smithsonian Institution Women's Council chiefly cover the period from 1980 to 1992,but there is some material from 1973 to 1979. For earlier records, consult Record Unit 310, Records of the Smithsonian Institution Women's Council, 1972-1983. These records of the Council consist of election materials; fiscal records; attendan...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Research
Dates:
circa 1971, 1975-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative records from the office of David Challinor, former Assistant Secretary for Science, 1970-1984, and Assistant Secretary for Research, 1985-1987. The records consist mostly of correspondence pertaining to the Scientific Encounters Project, Quadrangle Project, grants, Aldabra and Rennell Island (...

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Creators:
International Catalogue of Scientific Literature
Dates:
1893-1945
Size:
6 cu. ft. (12 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 77
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain correspondence about the formation of the International Catalogue, planning and operation of the reporting system, and the circumstances of the Catalogue's demise.

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