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Creators:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Dates:
1868-1972
bulk 1925-1949
Size:
146 Cubic feet (228 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0067
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the corporate records of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Included in the collection are technical and engineering reports of Curtiss-Wright Airplane Division's operations in St. Louis (Robertson), MO (1935-1945) and Buffalo, NY, (1932-1945), as well as AAS Material Division and AAF Air Technical Services Command memorandum reports collected by Curtiss-Wright's St. Louis and Buffalo technical reference libraries. The collection also contains the files of Curtiss-Wright's Patent Department, which hold records of patents filed by Curtiss-Wright and patent-infringement cases involving Curtiss-Wright. Also included in the collection are specifications issued by and photos commissioned by the Keystone Aircraft Corporation (Huff-Daland Airplanes, Inc. until March 1927), which had been acquired by Wright in 1928 along with Loening Aeronautical Engineering Corp., and formed the Keystone Division of Curtiss-Wright until 1932 when Keystone's Bristol, PA factory closed its doors. The collection also contains financial records of the Curtiss-Wright Airports Corporation, which was liquidated in 1936, as well as an extensive negative collection featuring Curtiss-Wright aircraft from the 1930s and 1940s, concentrated especially on the war years.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Planning, Management and Budget
Dates:
1977-1994
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-094
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the operations of the Office of Planning, Management and Budget. Materials include numerous Smithsonian Directives and the discussions which led up to the issuance of each; and subject files documenting the formulation and execution of the Smithsonian's federal and trust budgets. Subject fi...

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Creators:
National Science Resources Center, Dept. of Communications and Publications
Dates:
1991-2003
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-205
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications created by the National Science Resources Center related to science curriculum development. Major meetings related to these publications are also documented. Materials include teacher's guides, student activity books, and meeting notes.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Assistant Director for Administration
Dates:
FY 1983-FY 1986
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-033
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the budget and funding for the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and the Museum Support Center (MSC). The records contain correspondence and reports concerning budgets as well as records concerning proposed projects and work completed. The records concern both Trust Fund and Federal spendi...

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Creators:
Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1940-1976
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-061
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files created and maintained during Joseph T. Gregory's tenure as Secretary-Treasurer and President of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP).

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Policy and Analysis
Dates:
2012-2013
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of reports issued by the Office of Policy and Analysis, the Smithsonian Institution's internal unit for research, planning, performance measurement, policy analysis, evaluation, and consultation relating to management, operations, programs, and services of central administration, units, and offices. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1983-1989
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the planning, execution, administration, and promotion of traveling exhibitions. The bulk of the collection covers the year 1985. The records were created and maintained by Peggy A. Loar, Director (1981-c. 1991). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, press releases, press kits, catalog text, itineraries, fact she...

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Creators:
Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1990-1993
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscripts of articles edited for publication in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, the official publication of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. These manuscripts were published in volume 13, no. 3-4, and volume 14, no. 1, of the journal. Materials also include rejected manuscripts; correspondence o...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Special Events
Dates:
circa 1971-1989
Size:
23.5 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 339
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of Special Events files. Also included is a small amount of administrative material and records of the annual Frisbee Festival, 1977-1983. Other Frisbee Festival materials can be found throughout the collection.

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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Preindustrial Cultural History
Dates:
1953-1975
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records that document planning for the exhibition "Growth of the United States," primarily during the years when the National Museum of History and Technology was known as the Museum of History and Technology. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Peter C. Welsh, Curator; Rodris C. Roth, Curator;...

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