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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
1967-present
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.Papers
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Ostroff, Elaine
Dates:
1965 - 2009
Size:
16 Cubic feet (37 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1356
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents activist and educator Elaine Ostroff who advocated for improved access for people with disabilities in public places, co-founded the Adaptive Environments Center and who taught universal design in several institutions.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Personnel Administration
Dates:
1959-1975
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-204
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consist of materials which document the administration and activities of the Office of Personnel Administration. Areas covered include employee training, employee orientation, and programs such as the Seminar in the Legislative Function and the Fellowship in Congressional Operations. People included in the collection are Leonard...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1972-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 464
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily consist of minutes of the meetings, notes, memoranda, correspondence and other data for the monthly staff meetings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Computer Services
Dates:
1979-1982
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of abstracts for Computer in Research Symposia; reading files; abstracts for program library manuals and SELGEM Users; correspondence; and reports.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Assistant Director for Administration
Dates:
circa 1985-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the working files of Elizabeth E. Greene, which she created and/or maintained during her tenure as Assistant Director for Administration at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). Materials include NMAH budget information pertaining to program expenses, congressional appropriations, grant proposals, and ...

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Creators:
Colonial Waterbird Society
Dates:
circa 1983-1987
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the files of Dr. William E. Davis and document his work as editor of the Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS) newsletter. Some records date from when the CWS was known as the Colonial Waterbird Group.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary
Dates:
1932-1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records of Graf and Keddy deal chiefly with Secretary Carmichael's efforts to reorganize and redirect the Smithsonian's research effort in 1953 and 1954. Smaller amounts of material deal with Graf's work in the United States National Museum and the work of the Commission on the Organization of the Executive Branch of Government in 1...

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
circa 1930-1993
Size:
65 cu. ft. (33 record storage boxes) (64 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7474
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Watson, Virginia
Watson, James B. (James Bennett), 1918-2009
Dates:
1904-1998
bulk 1933-1987
Size:
52.5 Linear feet (123 boxes)
47 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2003-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of cultural anthropologist James B. Watson, and documents his fieldwork in Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and Del Norte, Co., as well as his teaching career at the University of Washington. Included are field notes, lecture notes, correspondence, maps, photographs, books, articles, journals, grant proposals, surveys, data punch cards, conference materials, and sound recordings.

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