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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies
Dates:
1976-1990, 1996
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-247
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the program activities of Carla M. Borden in the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies (OIS) and, before 1987, when she was a Program Specialist in the Office of Symposia and Seminars (OSS). A few records also date from when Borden was no longer with OIS but a Program Manager at the Smithsonian ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1990-2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting a variety of topics including special events, research, and speeches. Materials include correspondence, papers, lecture notes, and related materials.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Affiliations (Program)
Dates:
2014-2017
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-177
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set the newsletter The Affiliate, which documents the activities of the Smithsonian Affiliations program and Smithsonian collaborative partnerships with museums, cultural and educational organizations across the United States. Some newsletters are special editions, one of which is a tribute to ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Computer Services
Dates:
1966-1982
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications issued by the Office of Computer Services (OCS), with earlier issues dating from when OCS was known as the Smithsonian's Information Systems Division. The publications pertain to the Smithsonian Institution Information Retrieval System (SIIRS) and, beginning in the early 1970s, SELGEM (SELf-GEnerating Ma...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1982-1987
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 533
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, reports, and notes documenting efforts to obtain outside funding for research projects of the NMNH scientific staff. Directors represented include Richard S. Fiske (1980-1985), and Robert S. Hoffmann (1985-1988).

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Creators:
National Museum Act Program
Dates:
1976-1980, 1986
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files of museum interns funded by the National Museum Act. The records include correspondence, progress reports, proposals, and budget.

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Creators:
Rehder, Harald Alfred, 1907-
Dates:
1931, 1953, 1961, 1996, and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-203
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs of Harald Alfred Rehder (1907-1996), Curator in the Division of Mollusks, National Museum of Natural History. Additional people of note in the images include William James Clench, Paul Bartsch, Joseph Rosewater, and Waldo L. Schmitt. Also included is a memorial service program. Materials include black ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Congress of Scholars
Dates:
1995-1996, 2000-2005
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-245
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting meetings and other activities of the Smithsonian Congress of Scholars (SCS). Topics covered include budget and finances, fundraising, strategic plans, seminars, Smithsonian Institution (SI) changes, policy, lectures, and nominations. Materials include correspondence, reports, notes, charts, n...

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Creators:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966
Dates:
circa 1904-2011
Size:
29.92 Linear feet
5 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.hofmhans
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, teacher, and writer Hans Hofmann measure 29.92 linear feet and 5.00 GB and date from circa 1904 to 2011, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1945 to 2000. The majority of the papers were created after 1932 and document Hofmann's life and professional career after settling in the United States. Among his papers are personal and professional correspondence; records of his schools in Munich, New York City, and Provincetown, Mass.; writings and notes; financial records; photographs; printed matter; estate records; and a small number of personal papers of his second wife, Renate Schmitz Hofmann. Hofmann's personal papers are augmented by a large selection of printed matter, including exhibition catalogs, articles, news clippings, and monographs about Hofmann and modern art, as well as documentary projects including Tina Dickey's compilation of oral histories and records of Hofmann's students, and research materials, sound and video recordings, digital material, and motion picture film created and gathered by Madeline Amgott during the production of two video documentaries about Hans Hofmann released in 1999 and 2002. Hofmann's Library was acquired with his papers; inscribed/annotated volumes have been retained with the collection.

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Creators:
Safko, Lon S.
Dates:
1984 - 1996
Size:
12.6 Cubic feet (34 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0911
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records of Safko International, Inc., document an assistive computer technology company created by Lon S. Safko to produce and sell the environmental control systems he invented for the physically disabled, specifically quadriplegics. Through the use of a computer and alternative input devices, the physically disabled were able to overcome physical barriers which inhibited them from attaining an autonomous lifestyle.

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