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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
Dates:
circa 1966-1983
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-226
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, and reports pertaining to the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution exhibitions, and files of Jean Chandler Smith.

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Creators:
Dibner Library
Dates:
1986-1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document a portion of the work of the Dibner Library during 1987 and 1988.

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Creators:
Dibner Library Keeper of Rare Books
Dates:
circa 1974-1987
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the activities of Silvio A. Bedini, Keeper of Rare Books, 1977-1987. Prior to his appointment with the Dibner Library, Silvio A. Bedini held the positions of Assistant Director (1965-1972) and Deputy Director (1972-1978) within the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT). He accepted the post as Special Ass...

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Creators:
Dibner Library
Dates:
1976-1994
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the operations of the Dibner Library and reflect its focus on rare books and special collections in the history of science. Among the areas documented include reference services, exhibition planning, and conservation work performed on the collection. Staff represented include Leslie K. Over...

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Creators:
Dibner Library
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files created or maintained by Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Special Collections Chief, Ellen B. Wells. The records document activities of the Dibner Library, including correspondence, collections management information, loan files, exhibition records, funding records, and public inquiries.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.15 cu. ft. (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-036
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of architectural drawings for the Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services project number 30-75119, Dibner Interim Library. These drawings were submitted by Walker O. Cain & Associates and are dated May 28, 1975.

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Creators:
Thrash, Dox, 1892-1965
Dates:
circa 1960
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (2 pages on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.thradox
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection contains 2 photocopy typescript pages of African American printer Dox Thrash's autobiography discussing his travels, education, and exhibition history.

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Creators:
Biggers, John Thomas, 1924-
Dates:
1940-1967
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.biggjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of sketches, drawings, and five prints by African American artist John Thomas Biggers and date from 1940 to 1967. It includes studies for Dying Soldier, Preacher Mural, Web of Life, and other murals, as well as a family portrait dated 1948.

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Creators:
Andrews, Benny, 1930-2006
Dates:
1945-1968
Size:
5 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.andrbenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of Benny Andrews papers includes autobiographical notes; family, general, and business correspondence; clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements; notebooks with drawings; sketchbooks; and photographs.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
Dates:
1865-1951
Size:
9.43 cu. ft. (18 document boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain material concerning both the Smithsonian and United States National Museum (USNM) libraries and consist mostly of incoming and outgoing correspondence. Most of the correspondence is routine and deals with requests for publications, acknowledgments of publications received, the exchange of publications, employment inquirie...

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