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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Museum Studies
Dates:
1972-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes program material for teachers, students, and the general public pertaining to the understanding and use of museums. Materials include the film "Museums: Where Fun is Learning," and videotape programs such as "Communication: More than Sounds," "Museum Accessibility for the Visually Impaired Visitor," and "Measuring ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1986-1989
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of clippings of promotional materials produced by the Resident Associate Program (RAP), and of clippings of publicity for RAP programs which appeared in the media. Included is publicity for RAP events such as Courses, Lectures, Tours, Films, Performing Arts, and Studio Arts courses; as well as publicity for the Dis...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1998-2005
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-022
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document exhibition planning and production, and curatorial publishing activities during the tenures of Deputy Directors Charles J. Robertson (1986-2001) and Rachel M. Allen (2002- ). Materials include budgets, proposals, financial and funding records, checklists, agreements, publicity material, correspondence, memoranda, notes, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1983-1987
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of clippings of promotional materials produced by the Resident Associate Program. The clippings include advertisements for individual Performing Arts programs, the Performing Arts Series, courses, films, lectures, and Young Associates programs. Materials also include publicity reports and the Discovery Theater's 1985-1986...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1997-1998
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 26 film cans (16mm OCN), 17 videos (Beta SP), and 14 audio elements (1/4" original audiotapes) documenting the Lemelson Center New Perspectives Program, "The Colors of Invention: An Exploration of Color, Technology, and Culture." The program examined how the colors of the material world came to be; how the developmen...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
Dates:
1971-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-208
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Let's Go bulletin and learning opportunities booklet, with earlier issues of the bulletin dating back to when the publication was known as Smithsonian Institution Bulletin for Schools. The bulletin and booklet, which were published by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education and distri...

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Creators:
Knight, Harry H.
Dates:
1893-1968
Size:
5.50 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of correspondence between Knight and professional colleagues. Also included are manuscripts, photographs, drawings, notes, and college papers (both as a student at Cornell and as a professor at Iowa State).

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Creators:
Kramer, James P.
Dates:
circa 1937-1987
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7352
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of James P. Kramer consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting his career at the USDA from 1957 to 1987. Most of the letters concern the identification of specimens, but reviews of scientific papers and information about professional meetings are also included. A small amount of earlier correspondence, from 1937...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1995-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-585
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of printouts of the Lemelson Center website as it existed on May 31, 1995, and on April 10, 1996. Also included are statistics regarding visitor usage of the website. The Lemelson Center was founded in 1995 at the National Museum of American History. Its mission is to document, interpret, and disseminate information ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Musuem, Office of Design and Production
Dates:
1999-2000
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials that document the development of the reference and graphics manual to accompany the "Treasures to Go" tour - a set of eight traveling exhibitions featuring collections from the Smithsonian American Art Museum and underwritten by the Principle Financial Group. The thematic exhibitions were created to tour ...

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