Query: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Government Relations
Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Government Relations
Dates:
1985-1995
Size:
3.15 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence between Secretary Robert McC. Adams and various leaders of the United States Congress on matters such as funding for the establishment of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), the repatriation of Native American Indian artifacts at the National Mall, acquisition of the United …

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Smithsonian Foreign Country Agreements
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1983-1985
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of cultural agreements between the Smithsonian Institution and foreign governments (Indonesia, Malaysia, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia and Iraq). Each agreement includes an English version and translation to the native language.

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External Affairs Files
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives. Office of the Director
Dates:
1979-2001
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the tenure of Ethel W. Hedlin, Director, 1994-2005. It includes documents relating to the archives exchange program between the University of Maryland and China in 1999, as well as records pertaining to communications, meetings and reports from external organizations, government bureaus, agencies, and bodies.

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Correspondence
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
2010-2012
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting relations between John R. Dailey, Director, 2000- , and Smithsonian Institution staff, professional colleagues, government officials, donors, and the general public. Materials include correspondence and enclosed materials such as clippings and reference materials.

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Project Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
FY 1995-FY 2002
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting design, printing, repair, and construction projects performed by the Office of Exhibits Central for museums and units, including the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service; the Office of the Secretary; the National Museum of Natural History; the National Museum of American History; the National Postal …

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Phillip S. Hughes Oral History Interviews
Creators:
Hughes, Phillip S., interviewee
Dates:
1985
Size:
7 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9525
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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Publications
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Education and Museum Programs. Publications Office
Dates:
2009
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) publication, American Indians/American Presidents: A History. The book, co-published with HarperCollins, was edited by Clifford E. Trafzer and includes essays by five scholars of Native American history, including Robert W. Venables, Donna Akers, Matthew Sakiestewa Gilbert, Duane …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museums
Dates:
1968-1989
Size:
20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 608
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the development of the Office's mandate. There is extensive correspondence with Smithsonian bureaus and administrators, American and foreign government bodies at all levels, various learned societies, foundations, and other private organizations. The records also include correspondence of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs, chiefly …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Smithsonian Chemist
Dates:
1880-1883
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of one letterpress book recording Taylor's reports of chemical analysis to various inquirers.

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Canal Zone Biological Area Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1912-1965
Size:
14.15 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (26 document boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Because the Smithsonian's relations to STRI have been both longstanding and various, STRI files are scattered through the records of the Secretary's office. The earliest STRI files in this unit have been interfiled with newer records or pulled forward, where they dealt with ongoing problems at the facility, so that …

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