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Creators:
Washburn, Wilcomb E
Dates:
1956-1997
Size:
23.19 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document aspects of the personal life and career of Wilcomb E. Washburn (WEW) and were removed from his home after his death. The largest single group of papers deals with Washburn's membership in various organizations and societies. There is also substantial information on a projected biography of James Smithson. The papers ...

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Creators:
DeJuhasz, Kalman J. (Engineer)
Dates:
1908-1959
Size:
1.6 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0304
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Technical papers, notes, and publications which reflect DeJuhasz's career as a mechanical engineer, inventor, and professor and particularly his interest in development of diesel engines, engineering instruments, and his invention of the engine indicator for measuring cylinder pressures.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2015-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-200
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 32 Flickr accounts maintained by units throughout the Smithsonian Institution. Flickr is an online image sharing service. The accounts were captured between November 2, 2015, and May 25, 2016. Due to technical issues, not all account content may have been captured and some features may not function as expected. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Photography Initiative
Dates:
2001-2008
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials compiled by the Smithsonian Photography Initiative (SPI). SPI was established in 2001 to develop a model for making Smithsonian Institution (SI) photographs more accessible and visible to the public. It collected images from SI museums and other units for use on its websites. In addition, these materials ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Directorate of International Activities
Dates:
1984-1987
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the symposia, forums, conferences, and other events sponsored by the Directorate of International Activities, which later became the Office of International Relations. Most of the events occurred from 1985 to 1987. The files contain lists of participants, correspondence between participants, abstracts of papers presented...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2002-2003
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-079
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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Creators:
Society of Systematic Zoology
Dates:
1976-1986
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records of the Society of Systematic Zoology maintained by David L. Hull while an associate editor of "Systematic Zoology," council member, and president, including general correspondence, meeting, committee and editorial policy files, 1976-1986.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Libraries
Dates:
circa 1854-1962
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of miscellaneous publications, notes, drafts, maps and other related materials. Authors and correspondents include Spencer F. Baird, G. Brown Goode, Charles Rau, Theodore Gill, and Charles Greeley Abbot. Topics include Smithsonian history, museology, and scientific research. Provenance to this collection is unknown.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibitions Division
Dates:
circa 1975-1990s
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of National Air and Space Museum (NASM) exhibition records maintained by Lucius E. Lomax. Materials include diagrams, photos, exhibition plans, concept and other scripts, plans for specific galleries, memoranda and correspondence. Many records document the Museum's 1976 opening. Some records of the NASM exhibits committ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Department of Space History
Dates:
1991-1997
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-226
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by David H. DeVorkin, Curator in the Department of Space History, documenting a variety of projects and committees. The majority of the records concern the Dialogue Committee of which DeVorkin was Chairman. The Dialogue Committee organized conferences to discuss issues of institution-wi...

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