Butterfly Pavilion History Files
This accession consists of records documenting the development, transformation, management, marketing, and activities of the Butterfly Pavilion. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, architectural drawings, floor plans, specifications, reports, planning documents, scripts, schedules, press packets, clippings, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
This accession consists of records created by the Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force (DAPTF). Materials include correspondence, funding records, grant reports, membership information, and the newsletter Froglog.
This accession consists of records that were created by Laura T. Schneider during her tenure as Audio Program Coordinator for the Office of Museum Programs (OMP), 1984-1988, and Audiovisual Program Manager in 1989. The records include correspondence and other information pertaining to monthly reports for OMP; minutes of meetings; involvement with the …
This accession consists of field notes of various scientists associated with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and one of its predecessors, the Division of Mollusks. Scientists included are R. Tucker Abbott, Rolf A. M. Brandt, John Brooks Henderson, Austin E. Lamberts, Aron L. Mehring, and …
John Reed Swanton photographs relating to Southeastern Native Americans
415 Prints (duplicates not counted, silver gelatin)
601 Negatives (nitrate)
Photographs of Southeastern Native American people, homes, ceremonial grounds, and events made circa 1900s-1910s by John Reed Swanton. The lantern slides include images of southeastern rivers and bayous and historical maps. Additionally, there are a number of slides with notes and charts relating to linguistic comparisons.
Alan and Elaine Levitt Advertisement Collection
Advertising materials relating to pharmaceutical and other supplies as part of the stock of retail pharmacies from 1920 to the early 1960s, mostly advertisements for cigars, cigarettes, Coca-Cola, Kodak, veterinary supplies, and patent medicines.
This accession consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the National Air and Space Museum, Exhibits Design Department. Major topics include planning, reporting, evaluation, and policies. Materials include reports, policies, standards, planning documents, memoranda, meeting minutes, newsletters, and related materials.
Miscellaneous Manuscripts and Books
This accession consists of miscellaneous publications, notes, drafts, maps and other related materials. Authors and correspondents include Spencer F. Baird, G. Brown Goode, Charles Rau, Theodore Gill, and Charles Greeley Abbot. Topics include Smithsonian history, museology, and scientific research. Provenance to this collection is unknown.
Summer Banner films of the South Pacific
2 Videocassettes (43 minutes, color sound)
Collection consists of video and motion picture film shot by Summer Banner in the 1970s and 1980s in the South Pacific and of the Festival of Pacific Arts. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its …
This accession is comprised of draft and final copy news releases from the Office of Public Affairs, 1993-1994. These pertain to exhibitions, lecture presentations, calendar of events, musical and theatrical performances, symposia, appointments, and various activities of the Smithsonian Institution. Also included are some Spanish language versions of news releases. Numbers …