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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1978-1979, 1995-1996, 2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting three exhibitions in which insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992) collections were featured. The Dynamics of Evolution Hall, which opened in 1979, featured a section on population potential that was illustrated with a full-size kitchen covered in freeze-dried cockroaches that were rea...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1994, 2000-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-190
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the planning, development, and marketing of Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari, a traveling exhibition of live insects associated with the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, meeting materials, storyboards, floor plans, lesson plans, activity worksheets, schedules, brochures, images, posters, pr...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1970-2011
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and operation of the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992). Materials include annual reports, monthly reports, memoranda, and correspondence.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1980, 1995-1997
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development of remote outreach products by the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992), including websites and audiovisual products. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, scripts, draft website printouts, proposals, statements of work, schedules, a teacher's kit (including ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
circa 2009-2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs maintained by the National Museum of Natural History. Both were crawled on February 6, 2012, shortly before they were taken down. The first blog was written by staff who attended the 2009 Museums and the Web conference. It included summaries of the proceedings. After the conference, the blog was no longer ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1971-2012
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development, transformation, marketing, and activities of the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, clippings, media reports, press packets, reviews, floor plans, architectural drawings, renovation budgets, funding information, pr...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1974-2010
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-192
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development, transformation, management, marketing, and activities of the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, handbooks, scripts, label text, concept outlines, architectural drawings, floor plans, specifications, brochures, original artwork, videotapes, audio...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1980-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-203
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Creature Features, a newsletter published by the staff of the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. The newsletter was originally written for the docents, but the audience was expanded to include staff in 1999. It includes updates on the activities of the insects, volunteers, and staff as well as articles of i...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1995-2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-191
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development and marketing of Bugfest, a one-day interactive event for children and adults to learn more about insects. The event is sponsored by the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, project proposals, budget records, meeting materials, reports, images, image release forms...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-290
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of four websites maintained by the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) as they existed in June and July 2011. The education section of the main NMNH website, crawled on June 2, 2011, provides information about field trip planning, teacher workshops, and volunteer opportunities as well as lesson plans, activity wo...

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