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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Chief Clerk
Dates:
1846-1933
Size:
2.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 65
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of forms and circulars of the Secretary, 1846-1888; forms and circulars of the National Museum, Exchanges, Ethnology, Correspondence Clerk, Disbursing Clerk, International Catalogue of Scientific Literature, Library, and National Zoological Park; forms ordered, 1860-1933; lists of Smithsonian employees, 1846-1910, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution,Office of International Activities
Dates:
1963-1969
Size:
2.2 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 91
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, and other information about the activities of the Office, which establishes cooperative research programs with institutions of higher learning in other countries and fosters programs for the international exchange of persons in those fields of science and humanities related to the Smithsonian's ...

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Creators:
Ernst, Wallace Roy, 1928-
Dates:
1946-1971
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains papers documenting the professional and personal life of Ernst, especially during his tenure at the Smithsonian Institution. Included are field notebooks, 1956-1961 and 1964-1966, documenting his collecting activities in California, Baja California, Dominica, Mexico, and his researches in Europe in 1964; correspondence...

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Creators:
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. Department of Exhibitions
Dates:
1930-1969
Size:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 280
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document, for the most part, the Department under the administration of Calvin S. Hathaway, Curator, 1946-1951, and Director, 1951-1963. Included is correspondence of Hathaway with members of the exhibition staff and with collectors and institutions concerning the exhibits in the museum; exhibit files, arranged alphabetically by ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars
Dates:
1978-1986
Size:
1.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 497
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, purchase orders, budget reports, addresses, invitations, brochures, lectures, fundraising information, announcements, lecturer files, and program plans for the following symposia: "The Muses Flee Hitler;" "Man and Beast Revisited;" "Festival of India;" and "Road after 1984: High Technology ...

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Creators:
Garber, Paul Edward, 1899-1992
Dates:
1824-1992
Size:
241.95 Cubic feet (488 boxes plus flat files)
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0063
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Paul E. Garber Collection documents Paul Edward Garber's life, both personal and professional, prior to and during his 72-year tenure at the National Air and Space Museum.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1997-2001
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document the loans of collections during the tenure of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1989- . Some materials date to when the museum was known as the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence and memoranda.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art. Superintendent of Construction
Dates:
1917-1927
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-033
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accessions consists of records created and maintained by John Bundy, Superintendent, 1921-1939, documenting ideas, designs, and finishing touches and presenting information on available products. Materials include correspondence, notes, sketches, and advertisements.

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
FY 1991-FY 1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document acquisitions, loans, and deaccessions of collections. Elizabeth Broun, Director, maintained these records. Materials include correspondence, loan forms, notes, transmittal forms, object descriptions, valuations, insurance information, and related material.

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Creators:
Wurdack, J. J.
Dates:
1949-1986
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mainly of the professional correspondence of John J. Wurdack, botanist, during his tenure in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, 1960-1991; and before that, at the New York Botanical Garden. Also included are drafts of manuscripts, expedition reports, and miscellaneous files.

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