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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1835, 1838, 1846-1865
Size:
0.2 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 43
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document aspects of Smithsonian history, most notably the 1854-1855 debate over allocation of the Smithsonian's endowment income.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1868-1931
Size:
1.69 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains correspondence, fiscal records, and material pertaining to William de C. Ravenel. Records also include information on various expositions and the transfer of the Greenough statue.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Council
Dates:
1991-1999
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Smithsonian Council records maintained by Neil Kotler, Council Coordinator, Office of the Provost, during the tenture of Provost J. Dennis O'Connor (1995-2001). The records include memoranda and correspondence documenting administrative activities of the Council; meeting minutes; biographical information on current ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Counselor to the Secretary
Dates:
1993-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records documenting the activities of Claire L. Muldoon, Program Manager. Materials consist of correspondence and memoranda; program planning and special initiatives information; meeting agendas and minutes; reports; contractual information; speech papers; and research articles.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1969-1976
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include original memoranda and correspondence and informational copies concerning Robert H. Simmons' relations with the Smithsonian.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1953-1972
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of miscellaneous correspondence and memoranda, copies of minutes to Board of Regents meetings, and photographs. Most of the photographs document the tenure of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Business Management Office
Dates:
1967-1986
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and memoranda concerning the offices administered by the Business Management Office.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1962-1979
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains records that were not filed into the Secretary's subject files, including internal memoranda and correspondence regarding a Government Accounting Office audit of the Smithsonian; reorganization; travel; the Fort Pierce Bureau; salaries; and candidates to succeed Leonard Carmichael as Secretary of the Institution.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1964-1975
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files on dinners and social events during the tenure of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley. Materials also include personal and professional correspondence with friends and colleagues.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Relations
Dates:
1984-1989
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of the Directorate of International Activities (DIA) and its successor, the Office of International Relations. Most of the records concern budget planning, congressional budget hearings, and prospectus submissions, but some correspondence and memoranda pertains to administrative matters.

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