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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary
Dates:
1992-2000
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of Constance Ernestine Berry Newman, Under Secretary, primarily during the years 1998-2000. Material includes correspondence, memoranda, and notes; Institution-wide departmental and museum information; meeting minutes; legislation; conference information; and reports.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Ethics Advisory Board
Dates:
2008-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-287
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In January 2008, the Board of Regents adopted a new Smithsonian-wide Statement of Values and Code of Ethics which called for the establishment of an internal Ethics Advisory Board (EAB). Acting Secretary Cristian Samper appointed the members of the board in June 2008. Its mandate is to disseminate the Statement of Values and Code of Ethics ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of International Relations
Dates:
1964-1990
Size:
24 cu. ft. (24 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records from the Office of International Relations and its predecessors, which document activities between the Smithsonian Institution and foreign nations in regard to scientific research, special projects, and exhibitions. The material consists of correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, and notes pertaining to these matt...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1871-1994, with related records from 1845
Size:
50.5 cu. ft. (101 document boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7440
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

For a brief history of the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU), see Record Unit 7150, American Ornithologists' Union Collection, 1883-1977. These records supplement Record Unit 7150, both in extending coverage in early records and providing records from the mid-1970s. Particularly noteworthy are early records of presidents - especially Joel ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Associate Director for Management and Museum Services
Dates:
1994-2001
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes the records of Richard J. Nicastro, documenting his role as Chief Financial Officer for the National Museum of American History (NMAH) primarily in fiscal years 1999-2001, with earlier records dating back to when he was Budget Director. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to personnel ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Associate Director, Exhibitions and Facilities
Dates:
1988-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-205
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Patrick H. Sears, Associate Director, Exhibitions and Facilities, documenting the meetings of the Visiting Committee. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, minutes, agendas, notes, floor plans, reports, pamphlets, brochures, strategic plan and mission statement, clippings, ...

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Creators:
American Association of Museums. Committee on Education
Dates:
2003-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-131
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities and administration of the American Association of Museums, Committee on Education (EdCom). EdCom brings together museum educators and other museum professionals to advance the purpose of museums as places of learning, to serve as advocates for audiences, and to promote professional ...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1993-2004
Size:
2.69 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibition Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize, which explored the motivation and vision of Nobel laureates and the history of Alfred Bernhard Nobel and his prize. The records include the correspondence and memoranda of Lemelson Center staff members Arthur P. Molella, D...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1966-1988
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-239
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Flora North America (FNA) Project, a project to create a computerized data bank of information about vascular plants of North American north of Mexico. The FNA Project was organized in 1966 by the American Society of Plant Taxonomists, and was funded, in large part, by the National Science ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Special Assistant to the Secretary (Joseph Coudon)
Dates:
1983-1985
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the work of Joseph Coudon during his tenure as Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. They include records of the meetings of the Board of Regents Executive Committee and of the Secretary's Management Committee (1984-1985).

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