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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Radio Meteor Project
Dates:
circa 1959-1971
Size:
44.86 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 304
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of films of meteors detected by the radar system at Havana, Illinois, circa 1960-1970; computer printouts containing data on meteors observed, circa 1966-1971; and computer tapes, circa 1965-1970.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the primary domain of the Smithsonian Institution website as it existed on October 17 and 18, 2013. The website contains general information for visitors, volunteers, researchers, donors, and the general public and serves as a portal for other Smithsonian Institution websites. In addition, the domain includes special...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Sponsored Programs and Procurement Department
Dates:
2007-2009
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-177
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting outside funding for Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) research, projects, and activities. Materials include proposals, quotations, and bids from contractors, equipment makers, and other vendors to provide services, equipment, and instruments for SAO. Files marked [JPL RSA]* are Jet Prop...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Directorate of International Activities
Dates:
1984-1988
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records in this collection document the interests of the International Center and involvement with individuals and organizations that participate in the activities of the Center. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, financial reports, information for International Space Year 1987, photocopies of articles, a membership publication ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Directorate of International Activities
Dates:
circa 1985-1987
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document agendas associated with special programs, exhibitions, and related budgetary matters of the International Center and individuals or outside organizations that participate in the activities of the Center. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; "Smithsonian Year 1985 Supplement: Chronology and Appendixes"; ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
1966-1977
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-059
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of research and reference materials related to the study of the biological impact of a proposed sea level canal through the Isthmus of Panama. In particular, many of the records focus on the sea snake. A large portion of these records were originally compiled by Ernst Mayr, Chairman of the National Research Council, ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program
Dates:
1989-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-063
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities and official travel of the Director of the Smithsonian Institution's Biodiversity Program, Don E. Wilson, 1990-2000. The bulk of the material relates to Wilson's participation in meetings regarding bat research. Records created prior to 1990 were created and transferred...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Contracts and Procurement Office
Dates:
1969-1984
Size:
6.96 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 523
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administration of contracts and grants received by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the United States Air Force, and the United States Navy. They include correspondence and memoranda with contracting agencies, Smithsonian Institution o...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
2003-2004
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-294
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the National Zoological Park's (NZP) submissions to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in 2003 and 2004. The NAS was requested by the United States Congress to review animal care and management at NZP facilities following a number of highly publicized animal deaths. Materials include background and briefing materia...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2000-2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-220
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials that document the permanent outdoor exhibition, "Voyage: A Journey Through Our Solar System," which opened on October 17, 2001. This exhibition was created by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service in collaboration with the Challenger Center for Space Science Education and the National ...

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