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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1987-1993
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of the office of the Executive Secretary of the Society, Michael Sokal, who is a professor of the history of science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, Massachusetts. The records chiefly contain information about the History of Science Society newsletter, relations with WPI and the ...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1886-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of circulars of information, reprints of memorials, programs, abstracts, membership lists, memorabilia from the 1983 American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) Centennial meeting, and photographs and negatives from AOU meetings.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
2008-2012
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-278
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) during the tenure of Director Marc Pachter (2000-2008) and Martin Sullivan (2008-2012). Topics covered include exhibitions, digitization, staff meetings, and the Patent Office Building. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, ...

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Creators:
IUCN/SSC Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force
Dates:
1991-2000
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, project files, meeting minutes, grant files, symposia records, daily logs, Board meeting materials and records documenting Board activities, and printouts of the DAPTF email list server. Most of the materials were created and maintained by W. Ronald Heyer, Board Chair, 1994-2000.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Special Events and Conference Services
Dates:
1988-1989
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-022
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of 1988 and 1989 files documenting various short-term events such as Regents dinners, conferences, luncheons, tea parties, special meetings, receptions, and breakfasts. Materials also include correspondence, guest and mailing lists, menus, invitations, confirmations, itineraries, memoranda, agendas, contact sheets, pamphl...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1965, 2003-2011
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Materials include "The Auk," "The Auklet," meeting programs and notes, correspondence of Erica H. Dunn (President-Elect, 2004-2006; President, 2006-2008), a transcript of an interview with Ernst Mayr (2003), lists of elected members and fellows, photographs ...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
1954-2004
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the administration of the Archives of American Art (AAA) during the tenures of Edgar Preston Richardson, 1954-1964; William E. Woolfenden, 1964-1983; Richard N. Murray, 1983-1988; John A. Fleckner (Acting Director), 1987-1988; Susan A. Hamilton (Acting Director), 1988-1990; and Richard J. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals
Dates:
circa 1971-1980
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-106
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records of the Division of Mammals, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), created by marine mammal expert, James G. Mead. These files document his professional meetings, projects, and conferences attended as part of his official duties. Materials include meeting and conference records, reports, papers, and ...

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Creators:
International Society for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of material maintained by Richard W. Burkhardt, Professor of History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, during his tenure as President of the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology. Among the topics covered are the planning for the 1995 Biennial Meeting at the Universi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Dates:
1987-1993
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-162
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains files about the American Association of Museums (AAM), International Council of Museums (ICOM), National Academy of Public Affairs (NAPA), and Polar Research Board, all of which document Robert S. Hoffmann's roll of Assistant Secretary for Science. The goal of the AAM is to strengthen and expand the educational role o...

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