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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:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1887-1948
Size:
0.53 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Camping
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Camping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
McIntosh, Seymour and Company
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
circa 1886-1939
Size:
93.6 Cubic feet (174 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0985
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records document the design, manufacture, and operation of steam and diesel engines by McIntosh, Seymour and Company of Auburn, New York.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-383
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and a blog maintained by the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC). The "Global Tree Banding Project" website, crawled June 15, 2016, documents the Smithsonian Institution's Global Tree Banding Project which originated within SERC but is now part of a collaboration between the Smithsonian Instit...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs
Dates:
1999-2014
Size:
10.5 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-020
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting animal behavioral studies at the National Zoological Park's Bird House. Studies include kori bustard and greater rhea behavioral watches and crowd level studies to determine the impact of crowds on the behavior of various species of birds. Materials include observation data sheets as well as ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Affiliations (Program)
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-268
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images from the 2014 Smithsonian Affiliations National Conference. The conference serves as an opportunity for Smithsonian Affiliates to learn about new programs, exhibits and collections. There are also instructional sessions, hands-on workshops, and behind-the-scenes tours led by Smithsonian and Affiliate subj...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-232
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "The Endangered Song" website as it existed on April 22, 2014, the day it launched. The Endangered Song Project featured a song by the band Portugal. The Man manufactured to go extinct unless it is reproduced. The song was released on 400 lathe-cut polycarbonate records which will degrade over time as the record ...

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Creators:
National Science Resources Center
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the LASER i3 program as it existed on July 17, 2012. Developed by the National Science Resources Center (NSRC), the Leadership and Assistance for Science Education Reform (LASER) Model is a systemic approach to science learning and teaching that addresses classroom instruction using a research-based ...

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Creators:
Simons, Keneth A.
Dates:
circa 1957-1958
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-004
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Simons documenting his participation on the Moonwatch Team and the local publicity he received. Materials include a report on the Team's work, clippings, instructions for tracking satellites, tracking data, and audio recordings of satellites.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Discovery Boxes, also known as Family Room Boxes, maintained by the Naturalist Center for use by visiting families. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. The Family Room Boxes were designed for ch...

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