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Creators:
Science, Medicine and Society, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1985-1992
bulk 1987-1989
Size:
4 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0538
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection was assembled by Museum curators and documents the efforts of persons in eight states to have the Superconducting Super Collider (SSC), a particle accelerator, built in their state. Also documents efforts in each state to oppose locating the SSC in their state. The collection contains correspondence, press kits, posters, signs, bumper stickers, leaflets, handbills, clippings, photographs, and a videotape.

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Custom Craft
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005
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Dates:
1902-1995
Size:
18 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S12
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, D.C. from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Series 12 consists of paper documents, published materials, and materials from exhibitions. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records

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Creators:
Griffiths, David, 1867-1935
Dates:
circa 1905-1916
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

David Griffiths (1867-1935), a botanist, received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1900. He joined the Bureau of Plant Industry, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in 1901 as an Assistant Agrostologist, and was promoted to Agriculturist in 1907 and Horticulturist in 1918. He remained with the USDA for his entire career. Griff...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Office of Special Projects
Dates:
circa 1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 357
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of materials and reports created and assembled for the National Air and Space Museum's American Association of Museums (AAM) Accreditation Self-Study in 1989.

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Creators:
National Air Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
1948-1949
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0393
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This scrapbook chronicles the return of the Wright 1903 Flyer to the United States, beginning with the early negotiations with England to the reception at the Smithsonian following receipt of the aircraft.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Computer Services
Dates:
1966-1982
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications issued by the Office of Computer Services (OCS), with earlier issues dating from when OCS was known as the Smithsonian's Information Systems Division. The publications pertain to the Smithsonian Institution Information Retrieval System (SIIRS) and, beginning in the early 1970s, SELGEM (SELf-GEnerating Ma...

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Creators:
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929
Dates:
circa 1875-1886
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notebooks and catalogues of Jonathan Dwight's collection of birds, bird's eggs, and bird's nests collected in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts between 1875 and 1886. Several of the volumes have narrative accounts of collecting trips and other activities.

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Creators:
Association of Systematics Collections
Dates:
1989-1997
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications, reports, and newsletters produced by the Association of Systematics Collections (ASC) and its staff.

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Creators:
National Postal Museum.
Dates:
1991-1993
Size:
1 oversize folder.
Collection ID:
Accession 14-296
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of architectural drawings for the construction of the National Postal Museum (NPM). Also included are posters for the opening of the museum on July 30, 1993. Materials include architectural drawings, floor plans, and posters.

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1977-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of volumes of the Auk, photographs of American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) meetings and activities, and meeting abstracts and programs. Some materials are in electronic format.

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