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Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Biology
Dates:
1897-1943
Size:
9.51 cu. ft. (17 document boxes) (2 12x17 boxes) (1 folder oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 242
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the administration of the Department of Biology under Head Curators True, 1897-1911, and Stejneger, 1911-1943. Records include correspondence of the Department, 1897-1943; quarterly reports, 1910-1940; annual reports, 1901, 1911-1941; and plans of operation, 1911-1940. For other material relating to the Department o...

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Creators:
Kier, Porter M.
Dates:
1957-1985
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7360
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting Porter M. Kier's research and curatorial careers. The letters concern the identification, exchange, and acquisition of specimens; the publication of scientific papers; field work; and professional activities, especially his work for the PSA.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
circa 2000-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Donald S. Lopez, Deputy Director, 1983-1990 and 1996-2008, documenting the administration of the National Air and Space Museum. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, photographs, and related materials.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Department
Dates:
1982-2015
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-301
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Air and Space Museum, Archives Department (formerly the Archives Division) as well as its involvement in projects and programs. The bulk of these files were created and maintained by Thomas F. Soapes, Chair, 1990-2005, and Marilyn F. Graskowiak, Chair, 2005- ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Japanese Art
Dates:
1953-2000
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-310
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the curatorial activities of Harold P. Stern, assistant in research, 1951-1958; Associate Curator, 1958-1961; Curator of Japanese Art, 1961-1962; Acting Assistant Director, 1962; Assistant Director, 1963-1971; and Director, 1971-1977; and Ann Yonemura, Museum Specialist, 1976-1979; Assistant ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1972-1989
Size:
27.5 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 338
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records provide documentation of the development of NASM as it built on the huge success of its 1976 opening. The emphasis of the museum's administration turned to revitalization of research efforts, professionalization of the staff, initiation of new projects and new exhibitions, an expanded program of publications, and plans to bu...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1980-1992
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of the Director, National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Materials include miscellaneous administrative subject files and the Director's correspondence.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1983-2005
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-216
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Space History Division and its activities. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, briefing materials, brochures, policies, agreements, meeting materials, exhibition scripts, planning documents, reports, budget materials, press packets, media books, floor plans, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1995-2007
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the day-to-day administration of the National Zoological Park during the tenure of Mary R. Tanner, Deputy Director, 2002- . Major subjects include exhibits, animal programs, pest control, project planning, personnel management, and the Friends of the National Zoo. Materials include correspondence,...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
1973-1997
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting budget planning, execution, and administration during the tenures of Directors Theodore H. Reed, 1958-1983; and Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, budget justifications and submissions, and other administrative records. See also Accession 01-042, Directo...

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