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Creators:
Challinor, David, 1920-2008, interviewee
Dates:
1999
Size:
27 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9599
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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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1989-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-041
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo." This production was part of the Smithsonian Video Collection, a joint venture with Eastman Kodak Company to provide videos featuring Smithsonian Institution collections and research to the general public. A total of si...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Department of Botany website as it existed on both November 17 and 20, 2017. The website, which was redesigned shortly before these crawls, includes information about research, collections, staff, and seminars as well as the monthly "Biological Conservation Newsletter." Detailed collection information is not incl...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1973-1998
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman documenting the administrative, professional, and programmatic activities of the Department of Zoological Research. Kleiman served as Scientist, 1972-1982; Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1982-1983; Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984; ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Institution National Zoo: 125 Years" website as it existed on September 22, 2014. The website was launched in August 2014 to mark the 125th anniversary of the National Zoological Park as well as the return of American bison to the zoo. It includes information about the history of the zoo and its...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-234
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Department of Botany website as it existed on July 11, 2011. The website includes information on research projects, collections, staff, and awards presented by the department; bibliographies and online versions of staff publications; botanical photographs and illustrations; the monthly "Biological Conservation ...

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Creators:
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1979
Size:
1 videocassettes (u-matic) ((30 min), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wnettelv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver B...

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Creators:
Duffy, Patrick
Goodman, Wally, 1922-2008
Dates:
1977-2010
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.duffpatr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art collectors Patrick Duffy and Wally Goodman measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1977-2010. Included are correspondence with art dealers, museum curators and directors, conservators, auction houses, and artists; exhibition files; and financial and business records including invoices, receipts, and shipping records concerning their...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1974-1988
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 624
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records focus most on dealings with the International Council on Museums (ICOM), conservation issues, the Association of American Museums, the Anacostia Museum Training Program, and the Kellogg Project, funded by the Kellogg Foundation to expand the educational influence of museums.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1973-1977
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by the Audiovisual Program for Distribution Coordinator, Office of Museum Programs. Materials include outlines, booklets, evaluations, scripts, and logbooks created during the making of videos for Robert M. Organ lectures, basic basketry conservation, curatorial examination of paper objects, a...

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