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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1971-1977
Size:
53 cu. ft. (53 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 358
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the construction of the new National Air and Space Museum (NASM) building, from ground-breaking in 1972 until opening in July 1976. The majority of the records were in the custody of the Building Management Division of the museum, while a smaller amount come from the Smithsonian's Office of Design and Construction. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1976, 1985-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-265
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Monumental Propaganda;" "Yesterday's Tomorrows: Visions of the Future on Film;" "300 Years of American Papermaking;" "Woody Guthrie's Legacy;" "Phone Philm;" "Men of Greatness, Feats of Daring;" "Covering the Environment: Front Page or Yesterday's News?;" "...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1972-1989
Size:
27.5 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 338
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records provide documentation of the development of NASM as it built on the huge success of its 1976 opening. The emphasis of the museum's administration turned to revitalization of research efforts, professionalization of the staff, initiation of new projects and new exhibitions, an expanded program of publications, and plans to bu...

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Creators:
Kennedy, Dorothy I. D.
Bouchard, Randy
British Columbia Indian Language Project
Dates:
undated
Size:
68 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7267
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of Administrative Services
Dates:
1968-1985
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 475
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of the files of Charles J. Robertson and H. Eugene Kelson as Associate Administrator and Administrator, respectively, including Robertson's files as Treasurer of the American Association of Museums, 1982-1984. A few files date back to the late 1960s and the 1970s. Also included is an occasional memorandum of Rob...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1936-1943
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of zoologist Rendell Rhoades (1914-1976). These notes document research on crayfish during his time as a fisheries technician for the Ohio Division of Wildlife. These materials were maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and may relate to specimens i...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1976-1982
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-018
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of copies of The Elephant and Castle, volumes 1-7, a quarterly newsletter for docents at the National Museum of Natural History.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Dept. of Photographs
Dates:
1976-2004
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

At the National Portrait Gallery, the Department of Photographs is the curatorial office responsible for the Gallery's portrait photographs. Its work includes acquiring, researching, cataloging, and storing these objects. These records consist of the outgoing correspondence of the department. Among those represented are Mary Panzer, Curator ...

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Creators:
Dayal, Leela Row
Devayani
Dates:
c. 1952
Size:
46 Pages (14 x 16 inches)
1 Volume
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7241
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of notes by Dayal illustrated with 208 sketches of her own poses drawn by Devayani.

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Creators:
Mizuno Toshikata, 1866-1908
Dates:
1905-1906
Tokyo, Akiyama Takemon
Size:
12 Prints (24.5 x 18.0 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7336
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The illustrations represent Mitsui (a mercer of department store) costume fabric designs for the four seasons. Included are women and children engaged in various seasonal activities.

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