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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
circa 1959-1971
Size:
44.86 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 304
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of films of meteors detected by the radar system at Havana, Illinois, circa 1960-1970; computer printouts containing data on meteors observed, circa 1966-1971; and computer tapes, circa 1965-1970.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Mt. Hopkins Department
Dates:
1966-1970
Size:
0.7 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 262
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the early history of the Mt. Hopkins Observatory and concern site development, the construction of buildings, the development of astronomical instruments for use at Mt. Hopkins, and projects conducted by SAO and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration at the Observatory. The records include a contracts fil...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Administrative Assistant
Dates:
1902-1909, 1917-1919, 1928-1929
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 folder oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 80
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records, together with record units 79, 81, and 187 contain full documentation of construction of the 1911 National Museum Building, from internal planning and contracts to construction details and costs. Rathbun prepared a history of the museum construction, which was published as A Descriptive Account of the Building Recently Erected ...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Administration and Museum Support Services
Dates:
1971-1989
Size:
3.73 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (46 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Between 1986 and 1989 the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG) considered building an addition. Many schemes were considered, all prepared by The Architects Collaborative (TAC) of Cambridge, Massachusetts. The most fully developed scheme is the 7th Street Addition. Other design schemes are: Wraparound Scheme A, Wraparound Scheme C...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1925-1963 and undated
Size:
8 cu. ft. (16 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 89
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists primarily of files created by Kellogg during his tenure as Director of the United States National Museum, 1948-1962. It includes smaller amounts of records kept by Kellogg as Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1958-1962, and as Assistant Curator and Curator in the Division of Mammals, USNM, 1928-1948....

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of the Director
Dates:
FY 2007
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence concerning museum administration during the tenure of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1989- .

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of the Director
Dates:
FY 2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence concerning museum administration during the tenure of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1989- .

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1995-2000
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of Charles J. Robertson, Deputy Director, 1986-2001. Activities include Robertson's interaction with and participation on boards, committees, and commissions within the museum, the Institution, and the museum community at-large such as the Association of Art Museum Directors and the Historic...

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Creators:
Chesapeake Research Consortium
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7451
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (5 file cabinet drawers)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7098
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Biographical Information File contains biographies of individuals associated with the Smithsonian as either administrative officers, curators, collectors, donors, regents, or research associates. Occasionally biographies of individuals less closely associated with the Institution are included.

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