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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Contracts Office
Dates:
1962-1979
Size:
13 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 295
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
circa 1970-1998
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003. Materials include general correspondence, and materials created and maintained by Ellen Myette, Op...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880, 1884, 1888, 1892-1893, 1897-1898, 1901
Size:
0.3 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain information concerning the shipment of exhibits and supplies to and from expositions in which the Smithsonian participated.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1874, 1879-1885
Size:
0.8 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts from express companies for shipments from the Smithsonian. Entries usually give little or no information on contents of shipments, although more information is included for 1879-1884. One volume is for shipments by sea.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880-1884
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the correspondence of Stephen C. Brown with Spencer F. Baird at Woods Hole, Massachusetts, regarding operation of the Smithsonian.

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Creators:
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold), 1917-2009
Dates:
circa 1958-1974
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These are the papers of Brian Harold Mason, Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History. Mason curates and classifies the more than 700 meteorites recovered each year from Antarctica under a joint Smithsonian-National Aeronautics and Space Administration-National Science Foundation. His research focuses on the mineralogy...

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Department of Prints and Drawings
Dates:
1965-1978
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 457
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of files documenting the 23rd, 24th, and 25th National Exhibitions of Prints. Also included is a small group of administrative records concerning accessions, publications, the Smithsonian Art Commission, and relations with other museum offices.

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Creators:
National Museum Act Program
Dates:
1966-1986
Size:
53 cu. ft. (53 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 574
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum Act (NMA) of 1966 affirmed the Smithsonian Institution's traditional role of assisting other museums and authorized the Institution to strengthen its activities of service to them. Funds appropriated to the Smithsonian for the implementation of the National Museum Act were made available primarily by grants and contracts ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Institutional Studies Office
Dates:
1987-2000
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Zahava D. Doering, Director, 1990-2000, which document her administration of the International Studies Office (OIS) and professional activities, as well as matters in regard to Smithsonian policy analysis, strategic planning, exhibition development and evaluation, and audience studies. Earlier records ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Exhibits Design Department
Dates:
1979-2010
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-278
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and activities of the National Air and Space Museum, Exhibits Design Department. Major topics include planning, reporting, evaluation, and policies. Materials include reports, policies, standards, planning documents, memoranda, meeting minutes, newsletters, and related materials...

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