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Speeches

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Director  Search this
Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Date:
1992-2002
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the public speaking engagements of W. Richard West (WRW), Director of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), 1990-2007. Materials include correspondence, background documents and transcripts of speeches.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2018; Transferring office; 1/30/1997 memorandum, Sandoval to Johnstone; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Museum directors.  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-132, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Director, Speeches
Identifier:
Accession 04-132
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Speeches
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa04-132

Program Records, 1985-2000

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Cultural History  Search this
Subject:
Bass, Howard  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Department of Public Programs  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of Cultural History  Search this
American Sampler (Program series)  Search this
Communities in Concert (Program series)  Search this
Music of New Mexico Festival (1993: Santa Fe, New Mexico)  Search this
Smithsonian's America: An Exhibition of American History and Culture (Exhibition) (1994: Chiba, Japan)  Search this
Word of Mouth (Program series)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Music
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
United States
North America
Latin America
Chiba-shi (Japan)
Date:
1985
1985-2000
Topic:
African American oral tradition  Search this
African Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Ballads, American  Search this
Concerts  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Folk dancing  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Indian dance  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Social life and customs  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Music  Search this
Oral tradition  Search this
Performances  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., American  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., Indian  Search this
Storytelling  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-088
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Program Records 1985-2004, 2012 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Culture and the Arts]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_299070

Administrative Records

Topic:
Smithsonian Directives (Administrative issuances)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary  Search this
Extent:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Date:
2011
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of G. Wayne Clough during his fourth year as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (SI). The records document issues with regard to the Institution's museums, exhibitions, research, fund raising, programs, and special events. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; reports; meeting agents and minutes; agreements; speech papers; budget summaries; policies and guidelines; brochures; information about gifts, awards, committees, symposiums, publications, Board of Regents, and members of Congress; invitations; and articles.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2027; Transferring office; 3/19/1970 memorandum, Lytle to Ripley; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Personnel management  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museums -- Employees  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Committees  Search this
Budget  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-174, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary, Administrative Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-174
See more items in:
Administrative Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-174

Administrative Records

Topic:
Smithsonian Directives (Administrative issuances)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary  Search this
Extent:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Books
Date:
2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of G. Wayne Clough during his sixth year as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The records document issues with regard to the Institution's museums, exhibitions, research, fundraising, programs, and special events. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; speech papers; policies and guidelines; agreements; budget summaries; information about gifts, awards, committees, symposiums, publications, Board of Regents, and members of Congress; brochures; books; articles; and invitations. Listings in bold indicate both the topic of folder contents and major subheadings from the Secretary's office file plan.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2029; Transferring office; 3/19/1970 memorandum, Lytle to Ripley; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Employees  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Committees  Search this
Special events  Search this
Budget  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Books
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-145, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary, Administrative Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-145
See more items in:
Administrative Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa16-145

Program Records

Creator:
National Museum of American History, Division of Cultural History  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1985-2000
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Howard Bass while producing public programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). The majority of the records pertain to the "American Sampler" series of programs which presented traditional music, dance, and storytelling from communities and cultural groups throughout the United States. Also documented are the "Communities in Concert" series which presented outdoor concerts featuring a variety of musical styles including jazz, folk, gospel, Latin American, and American popular songs; the "Word of Mouth" series which featured performances celebrating African American, Native American, and Anglo American oral traditions in storytelling, oratory, and ballad singing; the "Music of New Mexico Festival" which explored traditional Hispanic and Native American music and dance; and the "Smithsonian's America" exhibition in Chiba (Chiba-shi), Japan in 1994. This accession contains materials from when Bass was contractor and later a program producer for the Dept. of Public Programs and then the Office of Cultural History prior to the Division of Cultural History. Materials include correspondence, brochures, programs, images, reviews, teacher's guides, student learning guides, advertisements, and clippings.
Topic:
African American oral tradition  Search this
African Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Ballads, American  Search this
Concerts  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Folk dancing  Search this
Folk music -- United States.  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Music  Search this
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
Indian dance -- North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Music.  Search this
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects.  Search this
Museums -- Public relations.  Search this
Music -- Latin America  Search this
Music -- United States  Search this
Oral tradition -- United States  Search this
Performances  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., American  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc., Indian  Search this
Storytelling  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-088, National Museum of American History, Division of Cultural History, Program Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-088
See more items in:
Program Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-088

Curatorial Correspondence and Memoranda

Topic:
Atoll Research Bulletin (Serial)
Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology  Search this
Extent:
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Field notes
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Electronic records
Maps
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Audiotapes
Date:
1955-2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the records of Ian G. Macintyre, Curator Emeritus, who specializes in carbonate sedimentology with a multidisciplinary interest in post-glacial history of coral reefs, submarine lithification, skeletal mineralogy of reef organisms, bioerosion, and Holocene sea-level history in the western Atlantic and eastern Pacific. The records primarily document Macintyre's curatorial activities in the Department of Paleobiology at the National Museum of Natural History in regard to field work, professional societies, research publications, speeches, and when he served as Chairman of the Department of Paleobiology (1982-1987) and as coordinating editor of "Atoll Research Bulletin." Earlier records date from when Macintyre was a research scientist at the Duke University Marine Laboratory (1967-1970), as well as during the years he attended McGill University where he earned a doctorate degree in 1967.

Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; proposals; agreements; information about conferences, committees, symposiums, and workshops; reports; articles and newspaper clippings; research publications; book reviews; speech papers and presentation material; survey information; Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) photomicrographs and negatives; field notebooks and data; photographs, slides, and negatives; drawings; maps; brochures; audiotapes; and supporting documentation. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Sedimentology  Search this
Coral reefs and islands  Search this
Scanning electron microscopes  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Paleobiology  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Publications  Search this
Committees  Search this
Reef organisms  Search this
Paleohydrology $y Holocene  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Field notes
Compact discs
Floppy disks
Electronic records
Maps
Drawings
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-300, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology, Curatorial Correspondence and Memoranda
Identifier:
Accession 17-300
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Curatorial Correspondence and Memoranda
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-300

Administrative Records

Topic:
Smithsonian Directives (Administrative issuances)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Digital versatile discs
Electronic records
Color photographs
Date:
2014
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of G. Wayne Clough during his seventh and final year as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The records document issues with regard to the Institution's museums, exhibitions, research, fundraising, programs, and special events. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; budget summaries; agreements; polices and guidelines; reports; meeting agendas and minutes; event schedules; speech papers; information about gifts, awards, committees, grants, corporate sponsorship, personnel management, publications, members of Congress, and the Board of Regents; invitations; newspaper clippings; photographs; and brochures. Listings in bold indicate both the topic of folder contents and major subheadings from the Secretary's office file plan. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 3/19/1970 memorandum, Lytle to Ripley; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Museums -- Employees  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Corporate sponsorship  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Special events  Search this
Committees  Search this
Budget  Search this
Awards  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Digital versatile discs
Electronic records
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-152, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary, Administrative Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-152
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Administrative Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-152

Administrative Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Relations  Search this
Extent:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Videotapes
Date:
1972-2014
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of the Office of International Relations and its predecessors, the Directorate of International Activities and the Office of International Activities, respectively, in regard to office budgetary matters and the coordinating of internationally-focused Smithsonian projects and initiatives such as grants, conferences, diplomatic visits, scientific research, and museum project management. Staff represented in these records include director Francine C. Berkowitz; assistant director Brian Lemay; and international liaison specialist and senior policy advisor Leonard P. Hirsch, who was responsible for the support of Smithsonian scientific programs, with an emphasis on global environmental concerns. Of note are records related to Hirsch's work on gay rights in the workplace, both at the Smithsonian Institution and in the federal government. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; budget summaries; contracts and agreements; reports; grant proposals; survey information; questionnaires, fellowship and research program information; news releases; speech papers; Smithsonian Foreign Currency Program information; guidelines and procedures; information about conferences, symposiums, committees, workshops, exhibitions, and special events; photographs and negatives; clippings; brochures; floor plans; videotapes; and supporting documentation. Some materials are in electronic format.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 2/23/1993 memorandum, Kirby to Thomas; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
International relations  Search this
Environmental responsibility  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Budget process  Search this
Committees  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Gay rights  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-218, Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Relations, Administrative Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-218
See more items in:
Administrative Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-218

Curatorial Records

Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Medicine and Science  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Digital images
Electronic records
Compact discs
Date:
1975-1977, 1988-2016
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the records of Jeffrey K. Stine, Curator of technology and environmental history, documenting his curatorial and professional activities in the Division of Medicine and Science, and during the years he was in the Division of the History of Technology and the Division of Engineering and Industry, respectively. Also includes some earlier records that date prior to Stine's tenure at the Smithsonian Institution. The records primarily document Stine's participation in forums, committees, conferences, and public programs; as well as matters in regard to research, collections management, and special events at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; reports; meeting agendas and minutes; lecture papers; awards; newspaper clippings; pamphlets; and brochures. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Technology -- History  Search this
Human ecology -- History  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Special events  Search this
Committees  Search this
Awards  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Pamphlets
Digital images
Electronic records
Compact discs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-203, National Museum of American History. Division of Medicine and Science, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 18-203
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa18-203

Tom D. Crouch Papers

Creator::
Crouch, Tom D.  Search this
Extent:
3.03 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Newspapers
Newsletters
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Glass negatives
Date:
1942-1946, 1962-2016
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the personal papers of Tom D. Crouch, a senior curator of aeronautics at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Crouch joined the curatorial staff at NASM in 1974 to assist with preparing exhibitions for the opening of the museum in 1976. In 1985, he transferred to the National Museum of American History (NMAH) where he was a curator and supervisor in the Division of Engineering and Industry, before eventually being appointed Chairman of the Department of Social and Cultural History in 1987. Crouch returned to NASM in 1990 when he was named Chairman of the NASM Department of Aeronautics, a position he held until 1999 when he became Senior Curator. Crouch served on the First Flight Centennial Commission Advisory Board and was active in planning activities for the centennial of the first flight by brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright. He also was involved in the planning, development and production activities for the exhibitions A More Perfect Union: Japanese Americans and the U.S. Constitution and Men and Women: A History of Costume, Gender, and Power at NMAH, as well as for the NASM exhibitions The Flying Roosevelts, NASA/ART: Fifty Years of Exploration, R. G. Smith: The Old Master of the Sky, Fly Marines! The Centennial of Marine Corps Aviation: 1912-2012, and The Enola Gay, including the resolution of issues surrounding the display of the bomber at the museum. Some materials date to when the department came to be known as the Aeronautics Division and then the Aeronautics Department.

Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; lecture papers; publications; information in regard to advisory boards, conferences, seminars, committees, and special events; meeting agendas; proposals; reports; contracts and agreements; exhibition scripts, floor plans, design information, and visitor comment forms; oral history interview transcripts; press releases, articles, newspaper clippings, and newspapers; photographs, slides, and negatives; appointment books documenting matters in regard to the Enola Gay exhibition controversy; copies of legislation related to aviation; newsletters; collections management information; awards; and brochures.
Oversize:
This collection contains oversize material.
Topic:
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Aeronautical museums  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Committees  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Special events  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Newspapers
Newsletters
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Glass negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-201, Tom D. Crouch Papers
Identifier:
Accession 18-201
See more items in:
Tom D. Crouch Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa18-201

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