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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1974-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-188
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting activities and events in the Discovery Room, a hands-on, collections-based activity center for school groups focusing on scientific inquiry. Materials include photographic prints, contact sheets, slides, and negatives. Also included are several small commemorative signs.

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Creators:
Hefferan, Vioalle
Dates:
1943-1974
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the contents of scrapbooks created by Vioalle Hefferan. Hefferan was a teacher and astronomy club advisor at Albuquerque High School as well as the leader of Moonwatch Team #041. The team, based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, was one of the few teams led by a female and most of its members were high school students. ...

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Creators:
Reingold, Nathan, 1927-
Dates:
1987-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-003
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an addition to the Nathan Reingold Papers. The materials relate to a talk Reingold gave both at the University of Minnesota and at the National Museum of American History on Duncan Arthur MacInness, a physical chemist specializing in electrochemistry. Additionally there is a manuscript of an unpublished article title...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1984-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes documenting the opening of the Naturalist Center as well as events and programs of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. Videotapes include programs recorded by the Natural Museum of Natural His...

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology, Office of the Director
Dates:
1956-1978
Size:
0.8 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 278
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These annual reports were prepared by curators and administrators from the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) as well as from two previous museum administrative entities, the United States National Museum and the Museum of History and Technology, that had responsibility for objects currently housed in NMHT. The reports were then ...

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Creators:
White, John H, 1933-
Dates:
circa 1959-1989
Size:
1.2 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7384
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:
Wead, Charles K, 1848-1925
Dates:
circa 1893-1913
Size:
1 folder.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of Wead correspondence concerning personal matters and Philosophical Society of Washington affairs, particularly the memorial meeting for Simon Newcomb in 1909. Also included are two letters from Simon Newcomb to John A. Kasson, one concerning a committee of Congress to investigate the possibility of establishing the ...

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Creators:
Museum Computer Network
Dates:
1967-1988
Size:
11.5 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7432
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:
United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries
Dates:
circa 1887
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of descriptive labels prepared for the collection by Edwin H. Hawley, preparator in the Department of Arts and Industries.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits and Public Services Department
Dates:
1990-1996
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development of the exhibition Star Trek and the intellectual property rights surrounding it. The exhibition examined the unique history and influence of a popular culture icon and featured footage from the Star Trek television series as well as individual interviews with the show's cast. ...

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