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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
1990-1993
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, reports, and related materials about the National Forum on Ocean Conservation Materials, sponsored by the Environmental Awareness Program, and the Environment on Display - an Environment Exhibition Report, along with general office correspondence.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1972-1992
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-169
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Devra Kleiman's giant panda research. Kleiman was a research scientist as well as Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984, Assistant Director for Zoological Research, 1984, and Assistant Director for Zoological Research, 1985-1996. Records in this accession relate to her behaviora...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1984-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of biographical files created and maintained by the Office of Public Affairs for Smithsonian Institution Secretaries Sidney Dillon Ripley, Robert McCormick Adams and Ira Michael Heyman. Materials include biographical information, clippings, interviews, photographs, press releases, speeches, and other related materials.

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Creators:
Emmons, Richard H., 1919-2005
Dates:
circa 1935-1976, 1990-1991, 1995-1996, 2005
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard H. Emmons (1919-2005), astronomer, engineer, and proponent of astronomy education, taught astronomy and physics at Kent State University and later worked as an engineer for Goodyear Aerospace Corporation. He was well-known for the planetariums he established, over 23 in all. Emmons was also the team leader for the North Canton Moo...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Program in African American Culture
Dates:
1983-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Niani Kilkenny, former Director of the Program in African American Culture (PAAC), which primarily document the planning for and the activities of the Duke Ellington Youth Project. The project is designed to introduce District of Columbia high school students to the legacy of Duke Ellington in order ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1973-2002
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administrative and business affairs of Smithsonian Productions, created and maintained by Nazaret Cherkezian, Director, 1976-1986, and Paul B. Johnson, Director, 1988-2002. Some materials were created by the Smithsonian Institution, Division of Performing Arts before the production of classica...

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Creators:
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Dates:
1985-2009
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the research projects of individuals who applied for a Multi-Country Fellowship from the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. Also included are records related to the administration of the fellowship program. Materials include proposals, applications, curricula vitae, letters of r...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Finance and Administration
Dates:
FY 1995
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of subject files created by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Finance and Administration during the tenure of Nancy Suttenfield. It also includes records of Rick Johnson as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance.

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Creators:
United Telegraph Workers.
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
circa 1820-1995
Size:
452 Cubic feet (871 boxes and 23 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents in photographs, scrapbooks, notebooks, correspondence, stock ledgers, annual reports, and financial records, the evolution of the telegraph, the development of the Western Union Telegraph Company, and the beginning of the communications revolution. The collection materials describe both the history of the company and of the telegraph industry in general, particularly its importance to the development of the technology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The collection is useful for researchers interested in the development of technology, economic history, and the impact of technology on American social and cultural life.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Dates:
1983-1998
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-052
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities of Director Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials concern professional society activities and memberships, media interviews, committee participation, and Robinson lectures.

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