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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Public Service
Dates:
circa 1980-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Ralph Rinzler, Director, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, 1978-1983; Assistant Secretary for Public Service, 1984-1989, and Assistant Secretary Emeritus, 1990-1994. Topics include surveys, special events, audiovisual program development, folklife programs...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2007
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of newspaper clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, administration, and events. Of particular note is the resignation of Secretary Lawrence M. Small. Materials include clippings.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1974-2004
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-239
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Museum of Natural History's docent program. The docents in this program are responsible for helping visitors enjoy and explore the museum's exhibitions; assisting with school programs; delivering hands-on activities and programs; shaping visitors' experiences ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Special Assistant to the Secretary (Richard Hubbard Howland)
Dates:
circa 1971-1972, 1977-1978
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created by Richard H. Howland, Special Assistant to the Secretary, to study the feasibility of establishing a national furniture museum. Materials include newspaper clippings; correspondence with museums, furniture manufacturers, authorities on American furniture, and furniture trade industry; feasibility ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2011
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of articles and clippings about Smithsonian Institution museums, curators, exhibitions, and events.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program
Dates:
1980-2004
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biodiversity Program. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, conference materials, clippings, and planning materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2006
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Society for Marine Mammalogy
Dates:
1992-2006
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-234
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records documenting treasurer activities of the Society for Marine Mammalogy (SMM). Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of SMM treasurers Bruce R. Mate, James Harvey, John L. Bengtson, and Steven Swartz; meeting minutes of the Board of Governors; reports; conference planning information; budget ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Associate Director for Special Projects
Dates:
1977-1991
Size:
1.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 384
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and related materials documenting a myriad of duties performed by Kerby during her career at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). They include voluminous materials concerning the development of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), especially activities of...

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Creators:
Rehder, Harald Alfred, 1907- interviewee
Dates:
1976-1977
Size:
6 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9519
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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