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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Art Department
Dates:
circa 1975-1983
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of assorted administrative files from the Art Department, including some reading files. Of note are files documenting the opening of the National Air and Space Museum in 1976.

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Creators:
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
Dates:
1916-1965
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-098
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of M. Graham Netting following his terms as Secretary (1931-1947) and President (1948-1949) of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (ASIH). Also included are materials regarding annual meetings of the Society and early membership cards (1916-1930).

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1972-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records relating to the sea monsters Chessie (of the Chesapeake Bay) and Nessie (of Loch Ness) created and maintained by George R. Zug. Materials include correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, negatives, and transparencies.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1954-2006
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-591
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the management of the Naturalist Center collections, including the acquisition, cataloging, and disposition of objects. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. It was located within the museum building ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1970-2018
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-270
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence of Frederick M. Bayer (1921-2007), curator in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 1947-1961, 1975-1996, and Curator Emeritus, 1996-2006. Most of the correspondence concerns his study of octocorals of New Caledonia. Materials also include postcards, photographs, clippings, and related materials. Mat...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Management Analysis Office
Dates:
1960-1980, with related records from 1918
Size:
52.5 cu. ft. (52 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 294
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records for the most part date from 1960, when Ann S. Campbell became Supervisory Management Analyst in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration. These records include correspondence, organization charts, project reports, audit reports, directives (with background information), various task force minutes, MAO internal...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
circa 1985-1987
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the International Symposium on Grass Systematics and Evolution held in July 1986, at the National Museum of Natural History. The Smithsonian was co-sponsor of the event which included an exhibit. Thomas R. Soderstrom was the chief participant and organizer from the Smithsonian Institution. ...

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Creators:
Schuchert, Charles, 1858-1942
Dates:
1893-1904
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist primarily of Schuchert's incoming correspondence, with some outgoing correspondence, while employed by the USGS and the United States National Museum. The correspondence concerns Schuchert's field work with the USGS and the examination and exchange of specimens.

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Creators:
Simons, Keneth A.
Dates:
circa 1957-1958
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Simons documenting his participation on the Moonwatch Team and the local publicity he received. Materials include a report on the Team's work, clippings, instructions for tracking satellites, tracking data, and audio recordings of satellites.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1998-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-182
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Institut für Deutsche Ostarbeit (IDO) opened in German-occupied Krakow, Poland, in 1940. The Sektion für Rasse- und Volkstumforschung (IDO-SRV) (Section for Racial and National Traditions Research) was an anthropological unit of the IDO that classified people by studying their anthropometric and genealogical information. The collection ...

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