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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Department of Membership and Programs
Dates:
1973-1978
Size:
8 cu. ft. (16 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 284
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence with prospective donors for cash donations or donation of items for auctions; invitations to the auction and auction-related events; photographs of items for auction; drafts for auction catalogues; invitations and announcements; auction bids; expense statements; sale receipts; and newspaper and jour...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1982-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and activities of the Office of Public Affairs, especially those activities related to development, publicity, publications, and children's activities. Also documented are the history of the National Zoological Park as researched by Sybil E. Hamlet and the proposed white-tailed deer ...

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Dates:
circa 1904-1914
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (21 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1111
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of glass negatives documenting the building and construction of the Panama Canal.

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Creators:
Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-
Dates:
1987-2013
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of documentation of the professional activities of Michael J. Neufeld, including presentations, papers, and articles. Neufeld held several fellowships with the Smithsonian Institution from 1988 through 1990. In 1990, he was hired as a curator by the National Air and Space Museum, first in the Department of Aeronautics, ...

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Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Crook, George Lieut
Hazen, William Babcock, 1830-1887
Milhau, J. I. Dr.
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Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS196A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Gibbs' notes in his hand from Lieuts. George Crook and W. B. Hazen, and Dr J. I. Milhau. Also draft of another manuscript (incomplete ?) in author's hand, 9 pages. Copy of Manuscript in another hand, 9 pages. Tribes included: "Clat sops (Klaat-sop), a band of Chinooks"; Tilamookhs of Nsietshawns (Hale); Ya-Konah and Alseya; Kalawatsets and Coos; Kl...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2000-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting responses to issues and crises in the news media related to the National Zoological Park (NZP). The bulk of these records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies during the tenure of Lucy H. Spelman, ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Public Programs/Curatorial Division
Dates:
1998-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the development and execution of the exhibition Ed Ruscha [June 29-September 17, 2000] featuring the work of Edward Ruscha. The exhibition, curated by Phyllis D. Rosenzweig, curator of works on paper at the Hirshhorn, organized the show in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford...

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Creators:
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956
Dates:
circa 1956
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a translated version of "The Life and Death of My Village," by Celedonio Gutiérrez, c. 1956. The manuscript documents the destruction of Gutiérrez's home by the eruption of the volcano Parícutin in Mexico in 1943. Celedonio Gutiérrez was an assistant to William F. Foshag during his investigations of Parícutin ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Dates:
1980, 1995-1997
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development of remote outreach products by the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992), including websites and audiovisual products. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, scripts, draft website printouts, proposals, statements of work, schedules, a teacher's kit (including ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
1988-1995
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of records that document the concept, design, and installation of the Environmental Awareness Program's (EAP) traveling exhibition Ocean Planet, which opened at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) on April 22, 1995. The exhibit, which is meant to heighten the public's awareness of conservation i...

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