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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1969-1982
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 364
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records chiefly document the role of NMNH in the organization and programs of the Association of Systematics Collections (ASC) during the tenures of the Directors Richard Sumner Cowan, 1969-1973; Porter M. Kier, 1973-1979; and Richard S. Fiske, 1980-1982. The ASC was established on July 7, 1972 to foster the care, management, preservatio...

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Creators:
Washington Conservation Guild
Dates:
circa 1968-2010
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-286
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the Washington Conservation Guild, a nonprofit organization of conservation professionals dedicated to preserving art and historic materials. Materials include correspondence, newsletters, meeting announcements, photographs, presentations, membership directorie...

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ANONYMOUS
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
November 5, ca. 1869 or 1870
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS834
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transcript in English of Council meeting, mainly concerning raids being made against Mormon settlers by the Navajo or other Indians. Names of only two speakers are written out: Barboncito [chief of the Navajos, d. 1870] and Captain Bennett [probably Captain F. T. Bennett, Navajo agent in 1869]. Other speakers are indicated only by the initials "H",...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Department of Design
Dates:
1975-1995
Size:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition files (arranged mostly in alphabetical order), including proposals, designs, planning and development files, exhibition scripts, photographs and slides of objects and installations, meeting minutes, catalogs, and floor plans. Records also include rejected and accepted exhibition proposals, exhibition ...

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Creators:
International Society for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology
Dates:
2001-2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-008
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of Lindley Darden as President of the International Society for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology (ISHPSSB), especially in regard to the 2003 ISHPSSB annual meeting in Vienna, Austria. Also includes Douglas Allchin's electronic files, which pertain to his activit...

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Creators:
International Society for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology
Dates:
1989-1991
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of International Society for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology (ISHPSSB) records created and maintained by Jane Maienschein during her tenure as President of the Society. Materials document routine activities of the Society and planning for the 1991 meeting at Northwestern University. Also included ...

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Creators:
Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1941-2005
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative and membership activities of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP). Materials include correspondence; information about annual meetings; program schedules; news bulletins; photographs; budget summaries and financial statements; reports; executive committee meeting minutes...

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Creators:
Colonial Waterbird Society
Dates:
circa 1976-1995
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials produced by H. W. Kale, former Vice President and later President (1990-1995) of the Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS). Also included is the correspondence of Keith L. Bildstein, former Vice President of CWS, and Robert S. Baker, former Treasurer. Some records date back to when CWS was known as the Colonial ...

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Creators:
Washington Conservation Guild
Dates:
1978, 1989-2014
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the Washington Conservation Guild, a nonprofit organization of conservation professionals dedicated to preserving art and historic materials. Materials include correspondence, newsletters, meeting announcements, photographs, grant records, membership directorie...

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Creators:
Hoffmann, Robert S.
Dates:
1973-1983
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Robert S. Hoffmann files as member/chairman of the United States National Committee for the International Union for Quaternary Research (USNC/INQUA), 1977 through 1982. INQUA is essentially an interdisciplinary organization, with a special interest in the Quaternary Period of Earth history. The main objective is to f...

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