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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Printing and Photographic Services
Dates:
1976-1987 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 records storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of various audiovisual and visual presentations highlighting Smithsonian Institution collections, programs, and subjects. The National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA), the National Portrait Gallery (NPG), the National ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. International and Environmental Programs
Dates:
1962-1975
Size:
22.5 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the general administrative activities of the Office of International and Environmental Programs, and in particular, the Office's environmental research programs. They include general administrative correspondence, contract files, agency reports, program files, case files, and project reports concerning the organiz...

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Dates:
2017-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Women's Committee. The Smithsonian Craft2Wear website, crawled October 6, 2017, and the Smithsonian Craft Show website, crawled April 27, 2018, publicize the Committee's two annual juried craft show fund raisers. Both websites were crawled during the weekend of the show. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Haiti Cultural Recovery Project" website, crawled in two parts on June 5 and 6, 2012. The Haiti Cultural Recovery Project, organized by the Smithsonian Institution, works to rescue, recover, safeguard, and help restore Haitian artwork, artifacts, documents, media, and architectural features damaged and enda...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Activities
Dates:
1965-1977
Size:
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T89080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of grant audits, progress reports, correspondence and travel files. See Record Unit 180 for similar materials.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Special Events
Dates:
1982-1985
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document short term events such as dinners for Regents, luncheons, tea parties for special guests, receptions for special guests of the Smithsonian Institution. Also include correspondence, memoranda, purchase and catering receipts, guests lists and their mailing addresses, agendas, invitations, minutes ...

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Dates:
circa 1977-1996
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-045
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were created by a succession of Public Affairs staff in the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Arthur Lindo succeeded Isabelle Silverman as Public Information Manager around 1986. Michele Raphoon became Public Information Assistant at the same time, and took on additional duties as Special Events Coordinator in 1988. In ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology. Institute of Social Anthropology
Dates:
1942-1952
Size:
9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1996-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Institute of Social Anthropology was an autonomous unit of the Smithsonian Institution which existed from 1942-1952. The objectives of the Institute of Social Anthropology were to work in cooperation with the institutions in certain Latin American republics which had requested assistance in anthropological work; the Institute of Social Anthropology had two main objectives: 1) Training of personnel in the concepts and techniques of anthropology; 2) Acquisition of a body of scientific information concerning the basic rural populations that is fundamental to any program affecting Latin Americans as well as to science and education. The research provided an understanding of the manner of living, agricultural systems in relation to environmental factors, economic life, crafts and industries, food habits, health status, social organization, religion, language, literacy, and basic attitudes and interests of the people. From a scientific point of view, these studies revealed the most recent changes and the factors making for change in cultures that in many instances can be traced back more than 2,000 years through archaeology and post-conquest written history. From a practical point of view, the findings were indispensable to any action programs, both governmental and private, concerned with matters of health, education, soil erosion, commercial development, colonization, marketing, and so on.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
2004-2009
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting objects used in exhibitions at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, loan record sheets, object lists, shipping forms, insurance information, and related materials.

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Dates:
2013-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "America's Family Album" website as it existed on August 18, 2015. The website allowed the public to upload vintage and modern family snapshots of the Smithsonian Institution for possible use in a future exhibit. The images were also made available for browsing on the website. Contributors were eligible to p...

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