Query: Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Professional Activities Files
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives. Institutional History Division
Dates:
1973-2000
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the professional activities of the Institutional History Division with Pamela Henson as Director. Information pertains to the Smithsonian Institution Sesquicentennial and the America's Smithsonian exhibition, From Smithson to Smithsonian: The Birth of an Institution exhibition, and the Smithsonian Institution conference "Science and Humanities Dialogues …

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in Accession 06-064 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Home and Community Life
Dates:
1962-2005
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-018
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of published research articles and lecture papers written by Richard E. Ahlborn during his tenure as curator in the Division of Cultural History, with earlier material dating back to when he was curator in the Division of Community Life and the Division of Ethnic and Western Cultural …

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in Accession 06-018 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life
Dates:
1960-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-073
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of published research articles written by Richard E. Ahlborn during his tenure as curator with the Division of Community Life, with earlier articles dating back to when he was curator in the Division of Ethnic and Western Cultural History and the Division of Cultural History, respectively. Also …

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in Accession 05-073 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Curatorial Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of the History of Technology
Dates:
1983-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of William E. Worthington, Jr., Museum Specialist, with museums, professional organizations, colleagues, and individuals documenting the history of mechanical and civil engineering. Earlier correspondence dates back to when the Division of the History of Technology was known, respectively, as the Division of Mechanical and …

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in Accession 03-088 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes
Dates:
1943-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-530
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence with the United States Navy concerning the naming of submarines after fishes. Much of the correspondence provides descriptions of the fish to that particular submarine's commander. Information comes from various curators within the Division of Fishes as well as Alexander Wetmore at the time when …

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in Accession 12-530 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Social History
Dates:
1985-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence documenting the research and activities of the Division of Social History, and its predecessor, the Division of Costume, during the tenure of Claudia Brush Kidwell, Curator, 1978- . Materials include curatorial responses to public inquiries, mostly pertaining to objects in the Museum collections or to the examination …

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in Accession 01-028 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Social History
Dates:
1984-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the chronological files of Lonn Taylor which document his activities as Historian for the National Museum of American History (NMAH), Division of Social History. Materials also include chronological files that date back to when Taylor served as Deputy Assistant Director, 1984, and Assistant Director, 1985-1994, for the Department …

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in Accession 99-014 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Social History
Dates:
1994-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Lonn Taylor, Historian, documenting his curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Social History. Materials include correspondence and memoranda.

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in Accession 02-209 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes
Dates:
1937-1988
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of alphabetic correspondence, 1979-1988; visitors records, 1937-1981; chronological correspondence, 1971-1975; research and nomenclature correspondence, arranged by family grouping, c. 1950's-1980's; and correspondence with Smithsonian Institution Secretaries, c. 1940's-1960's.

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in Accession 99-134 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division
Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Engineering and Industry
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Jeffrey K. Stine, Curator, and document his activities as principle investigator of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway (TTW) history project, in which he researched and wrote a history of the construction of TTW for the Historical Division of the United States Corps of Engineers. Materials …

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in Accession 05-087 for Smithsonian Institution. Institutional History Division