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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Dept. of Zoological Research
Dates:
1973-2002
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman documenting activities, programs, research, long-term planning, and administration of the Department of Zoological Research (DZR); relations with and funding from the Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ); activities of the National Zoological Park's Research Counc...

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Creators:
Friends of the National Zoo
Dates:
1972-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Zoogoer magazine (1979 through May-June 1995), which provides information on animals and exhibitions at the National Zoological Park and in-depth articles on natural history. Earlier issues date from when the magazine was known as The Zoogoer (1972-1978). Materials include publications. Some i...

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Creators:
Phillips, William, Dr., 1948-
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
2001 April 27
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0770
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Approximately 5-1/2 hours of video footage documenting an interview with Dr. William Phillips, a physicist and Nobel Laureate (Physics, 1997). Phillips discusses his background, work at the National Institute of Standards (NIST) using laser light to cool gases to the lowest temperature ever achieved, and his memories of winning the Nobel Prize.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Meteorites
Dates:
1965-2004
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenure of Eugene Jarosewich (1926-2007). Jarosewich was a Chemist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Mineral Sciences, Division of Meteorites from 1964 to 1998, and remained on as chemist emeritus until his death in 2007. Materials include a series of record books that record Jarosewich's a...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Mammalogy
Dates:
circa 1968-1981
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records were created by William A. Xanten, Jr. in his capacity as Assistant Curator, Department of Mammalogy, National Zoological Park (NZP) and document the management of the NZP mammals collection. Included is an animal information file which contains correspondence, memoranda, photographs, reports, accession information, and rela...

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Creators:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902
Dates:
1860-1900
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bieralbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection measures 0.2 linear feet and comprises 13 letters written by renowned Hudson River School landscape painter Albert Bierstadt between 1860 and 1900. The majority of the letters were penned in the last two decades of his life and discuss his painting, the inspiration he found in nature, his studio, and concerns relating to commissions and finances.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Collections Management Services
Dates:
1971-1998
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-079
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the planning, maintenance, and deinstallation of 1876: A Centennial Exhibition at the Arts and Industries Building. Materials include the correspondence and memoranda of Robert M. Vogel, Head Curator of the exhibition; William F. Miner, Project Manager, c. 1974-1978; Jon D. Freshour, Collections...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
1951-1995
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting National Zoological Park relations and cooperative efforts with United States zoological parks and aquariums during the tenures of Directors William M. Mann, 1925-1956; Theodore H. Reed, Acting Director, 1956-1958; Director, 1958-1983; and Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials include correspo...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Dept. of Zoological Research
Dates:
1972-1992
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-169
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Devra Kleiman's giant panda research. Kleiman was a research scientist as well as Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984, Assistant Director for Zoological Research, 1984, and Assistant Director for Zoological Research, 1985-1996. Records in this accession relate to her behaviora...

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Creators:
Chesapeake Research Consortium
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7451
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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