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Creators:
National Museum Act Program
Dates:
1966-1986
Size:
53 cu. ft. (53 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 574
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum Act (NMA) of 1966 affirmed the Smithsonian Institution's traditional role of assisting other museums and authorized the Institution to strengthen its activities of service to them. Funds appropriated to the Smithsonian for the implementation of the National Museum Act were made available primarily by grants and contracts ...

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Creators:
Friends of the National Zoo
Dates:
1972-1979
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-285
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Zoogoer" magazine, which provides information on animals and exhibitions at the National Zoological Park and in-depth articles on natural history. Earlier issues date from when the magazine was known as "The Zoogoer" (1972-1978). Materials include publications.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1954-1979
Size:
10.49 linear meters and oversize.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 503
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:
Worthley, Jean Reese
Dates:
undated
Size:
35 postcards (35 photographic postcards (most tinted))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographic postcards documenting the city of Manila, including government buildings, plaza and street scenes, rivers, parks, churches, a racetrack, and the harbor. There are also images of Filipino peoples and villages and Mavon Volcano. All but one of the postcards are tinted and published by Photo Supply Co.

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Dates:
circa 1868
Size:
2 Prints (color, woodblock, 13 x 35 inches and 19 x 26 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1988-28
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of two color woodblock print Japanese maps from circa 1868. The first map (13x 35 inches) is entitled "Ōshu Matsushima Shiogama z̲e̲n̲z̲u̲" and depicts Matsushima-Shiogama in Miyagi Prefecture circa 1806. An English caption title reads "Matsushima (about 130 years ago - 1806)" and is affixed on the lower margin of the b...

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Creators:
Scientific Event Alert Network (National Museum of Natural History)
Dates:
1975-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of Scientific Event Alert Network Bulletin (SEAN) (1978-1989), formerly known as the National Science Event Bulletin (1975-1977).

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
1967-1998
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-045
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting National Zoological Park relations and cooperative efforts with Smithsonian offices and bureaus during the tenures of Directors Theodore H. Reed, 1958-1983; and Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, policies, reports, and information files. See also Accessio...

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Creators:
Russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
50 mounted prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-122
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting Tibetan monasteries, Potala Palace, Tibetan women, cities, and scenery in Central Tibet, including the region's capital, Lhasa. Prints are in a boxed set issued by the Imperial Russian Geographical Society (Russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo).

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Pathology
Dates:
1975-1986
Size:
3.74 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (3 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two series of record books - "Pathology Index," 1975-1986 and "Diagnoses by Accession Numbers," 1975-1986 - which provide a variety of information on the deaths of National Zoological Park (NZP) animals.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Business Office
Dates:
1976-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the work of the Business Office of the Resident Associates Program. Materials include Division of Performing Arts files, and grant files.

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