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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Summer Showdown" website and selected associated social media. The Smithsonian Summer Showdown was a competition for which many of the museums, research centers, and zoo chose one iconic item to be voted upon by the public. Competitors included the National Museum of Natural History, the National ...

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Creators:
Dill, David B. Jr.
Dates:
1930
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-145
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 31 photographs taken at Barro Colorado Island in 1930 by David B. Dill, Sr., during his scientific expedition to Panama. David B. Dill, Jr., joined his father on the trip. Materials also include typewritten excerpts from the younger Dill's letters written home to his mother and sister. The Panama facility was later ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research
Dates:
1980-1986
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of research grant records administered by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research. Grant programs include the Research Opportunity Fund (ROF), the Scholarly Studies Program (SSP), and the Seidell Fund.

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Creators:
Smith, Neal Griffith, 1937-
Dates:
circa 1925-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the research materials of Neal Griffith Smith (1937-2012), an ornithologist and tropical biologist who received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1963 and then spent his entire career working for the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI). Particularly well documented is Smith's graduate research on Arctic...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2010
Collection ID:
Accession 11-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Twitter accounts maintained throughout the Smithsonian Institution (SI). Twitter is a third-party site used for public micro-blogging by SI staff. In addition to general SI-wide accounts, many of which are managed by the Office of Public Affairs, the accession documents the accounts of the Sm...

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Creators:
Jopling, Carol F.
Dates:
1981-1984
Size:
74 prints (circa, silver gelatin (including some mounted for exhibition))
442 negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
326 contact prints (326 contact prints (on proof sheets))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-37
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Carol F. Jopling documenting the Kuna, Choco, and Guaymi Indians of Panama, as well as the Panama Canal and scenery. Jopling's photographs depict Choco and Kuna dwellings (including their construction), Choco people waiting to receive vaccinations from Navy personnel, agriculture (including coconut harvesting), boats in the Pana...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research
Dates:
1986-1988
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mostly of budget files for bureaus under the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research for fiscal year 1988. Also included are files of the Research Opportunities Fund for fiscal year 1987, including correspondence, memoranda, budgets, and reports.

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Creators:
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Dates:
1998-2001
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-046
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the activities and programs of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) and its relationship with the United States Information Agency and various overseas research centers. Materials include budgets, reports, proposals, grant records, financial records, correspondence, mee...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research
Dates:
1976-1986
Size:
34.5 cu. ft. (34 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to offices reporting to the Assistant Secretary for Research as well as includes materials regarding projects funded by the Scholarly Studies Program.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2003-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of the publication "Inside Smithsonian Research" (Numbers 1-23), which documents research in art, history, and science at the Smithsonian Institution. The publication was formerly known as the newsletter "Smithsonian Institution Research Reports" (1972-2003).

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