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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
Dates:
1985-1993
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records document the Research Opportunity Fund (ROF) for fiscal years 1986 through 1992. The fund was administered by the Assistant Secretary for Research (David Challinor and Robert S. Hoffmann) and awards were made competitively to support short-term opportunities for research, usually involving travel to conferences and research si...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1887-1907
Size:
5.7 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 34
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Shortly after Langley became Secretary, a new system of dividing outgoing correspondence into subjects was devised as follows (some of the units are not represented in the Archives, hence the gaps in series numbers): 1) General, 59 volumes, 1892-1907; 2) Museum, 18 volumes, 1892-1907; 4) Ethnology, 7 volumes, 1892-1907; 5) National Zoological ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs
Dates:
circa 1974-1987
Size:
27 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mostly of files of W. Donald Duckworth and Catherine J. Kerby as Special Assistants to the Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs to coordinate the development and construction of the Museum Support Center (MSC). The records include correspondence, memoranda, plans, blueprints, bids, fiscal records, shop drawings, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Provost
Dates:
1991-1996
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document Educational Outreach Fund (EOF) grant activities. Records that date prior to 1995 were originally maintained by Arleen McClain, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Education and Public Service, who served as EOF fund manager. When the records were transferred to the Office of the Provost ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central
Dates:
1991-2004
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration and management of the Office of Exhibits Central by Director Michael A. Headley (1995- ). In particular, the records document projects, safety, relations with other units, and a museum training program in Ghana. Some materials were created by Headley prior to his promotion to ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Museums
Dates:
1989-1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document planning for the seminar "Gender Perspectives: The Impact of Women on Museums," which took place in March 1990. Jane R. Glaser, Special Assistant in the office of the Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities (in 1990, called the office of the Assistant Secretary for Museums), 1989-1994, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities
Dates:
circa 1985-1992
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-006
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records of three projects of the Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities. The majority of the records document the Special Exhibition Fund, established by Office Memorandum (OM) 833 dated October 26, 1984. The OM decreed that the Fund was meant only to fund significant exhibitions beyond the normal financial ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Fellowships and Internships
Dates:
1968-2012
Size:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-242
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of directors Gretchen Gayle Ellsworth, Roberta W. Rubinoff, and Catherine F. Harris documenting administrative issues, program-related matters, and professional activities. Earlier records date back to when the Office of Fellowships and Internships was known as the Office of Fellowships, the Office of Res...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Fellowships and Internships
Dates:
1965-2012
Size:
16 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of directors Gretchen Gayle Ellsworth, Roberta W. Rubinoff, Catherine F. Harris and assistant director Elizabeth Veatch documenting administrative issues, program-related matters, and professional activities. Earlier records date back to when the Office of Fellowships and Internships was known as the Offi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-130
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Provenance in the World War II Era, 1933-1945" website as it existed on January 24, 2014. The website both provides and seeks information about World War II era collections. It provides access to searchable databases as well as resources about cultural property provenance research. Object data is not included ...

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