National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Director Search this
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
This accession consists of records documenting the public speaking engagements of W. Richard West, Director of the National Museum of the American Indian, 1990-2007.
Materials include transcripts of speeches, correspondence and memoranda, background documents, images, an audio cassette, and a publication. Some materials are in electronic
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 1/30/1997 memorandum, Sandoval to Johnstone; Contact reference staff for details.
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology Search this
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
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
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Public Service Search this
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative activities of Ralph Rinzler during his tenure as Assistant Secretary for Public Service and as Assistant
Secretary Emeritus, respectively. Earlier records date back to when Rinzler was Director of the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Materials include correspondence,
memoranda, and notes; meeting agendas and minutes; budget summaries; news releases and clippings; committee, conference, symposium, and special event information; lecture
papers; photographs; exhibition information; and supporting documentation. Some materials are in electronic format.