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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1979-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-593
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting procedures for the operation and management of the Naturalist Center and its collections and equipment. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. It was located within the museum building until 1995 w...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Discovery Boxes, also known as Family Room Boxes, maintained by the Naturalist Center for use by visiting families. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. The Family Room Boxes were designed for ch...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Institution. The "Smithsonian Commons Prototype," crawled May 17, 2013, demonstrates a new planned digital presence dedicated to stimulating learning, creation, and innovation through open access to Smithsonian Institution research, collections, and communities. The prototy...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2010
Collection ID:
Accession 10-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the primary domain of the Smithsonian Institution website as it existed on June 9, 2010. The website contains general information for visitors, volunteers, researchers, donors, and the general public created by a number of Smithsonian Institution units and serves as a portal for other Smithsonian Institution websites...

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Creators:
United States, National Marine Fisheries Service
Dates:
1958-2002
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-292
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The materials in this accession were compiled mainly during the tenure of Bruce B. Collette as Director of the Laboratory. Materials include correspondence, recommendations, manuscripts, articles, grant applications and proposals, research, and specimen loans.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1978-2002
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs, slides, and negatives documenting the facilities, staff, collections, programs, and special events of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2009-2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the blog that accompanies the "Ocean Portal," a website maintained by the National Museum of Natural History. The blog was crawled in two pieces on June 20 and 25, 2012 and includes all topics related to oceans. The first post to the blog was in October 2009. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-260
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of task force reports created as part of strategic planning at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) during the tenure of Spencer R. Crew. The strategic planning process involved the creation of task forces that were charged with examining a variety of areas at NMAH : 20th century research and collecting, ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1976-2007
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the goals, programs, activities, events, and administration of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, grant files, vision statements, planning ...

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Creators:
National Musem of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1972-2005
Size:
1.43 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12 x 17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the overall operation and administration of the Discovery Room, a hands-on, collections-based activity center for school groups focusing on scientific inquiry. Topics include planning, renovation, publicity, and procedures. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, procedural documents, fact ...

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