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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1966-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files about the Isis Current Bibliography, a published index to Isis, a publication sponsored by the History of Science Society. These files were created and maintained by the index's editor, John Neu. Materials document the publication of the four cumulations of the annual bibliographies; the establishment of t...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1905-1973
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs, captions, and press releases related to engineering and engineering research. The files were originally compiled by and for the journalists who worked for the organization Science Service (see Record Unit 7091) from the 1920s through the 1960s. These informational "morgue" files were organized in th...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Science Education Center
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the LASER i3 program website, maintained by the Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC), as it existed on August 14, 2015. The website provides information about the grant-funded program to evaluate the effectiveness of an inquiry-based science education model (Leadership and Assistance for Science Education ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Science
Dates:
1963-1973
Size:
26 cu. ft. (26 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records are arranged in four alphabetic subject files, overlapping in dates and subject matter. The files were probably segments of one general file which was weeded and separated as records became noncurrent.

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Creators:
National Science Resources Center
Dates:
2010
Collection ID:
Accession 10-121
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the five National Science Resources Center (NSRC) websites as they existed on April 2, 2010. NSRC is jointly administered by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academies. In addition to NSRC's main website, which includes information about the organization's programs, resources, staff, and Advisory Board, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Science Education Center
Dates:
2012-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-264
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the main Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC) website as it existed on July 3, 2014. SSEC is jointly administered by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academies. The website replaced the former National Science Resources Center website when the office changed its name in 2013. The SSEC website ...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
circa 1920s-1970s
Size:
19 cu. ft. (38 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-094
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Science Service was established in 1920 through the efforts of the E. W. Scripps Company in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), and the National Research Council (NRC). In 1919 Scripps had established the American Society for the Dissemination of Science. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Dates:
1956-1988 and undated
Size:
12 cu. ft. (24 document boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 332
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include administrative files of the Division of Mathematics and its predecessors; Merzbach correspondence with computer industries, university professors, and pioneers or experts in the field of computing science; exhibition scripts, research material, and blueprints for the Hall of Mathematics; Computer History Project research ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Public Services
Dates:
1980-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Elizabeth M. Sharpe, former Deputy Assistant Director for Public Programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and Project Manager for the Science in American Life (SAL) exhibition. In 1994 the Department of Public Programs was reorganized as the Office of Public Services. The records p...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for Science
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-299
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the Smithsonian Institution Science Commission as it existed on July 9, 2013. The commission was established on May 7, 2001 to set priorities for scientific research across the Smithsonian Institution. The final report was issued on January 7, 2003 after which the website was no longer updated. T...

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