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Publications, 1968-1972

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Creator:
Center for Short-lived Phenomena (Cambridge, Mass.)
Subject:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1968
1968-1972
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of annual reports issued by the Center for Short-lived Phenomena (CSLP), which was operated at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The annual report provides summaries of CSLP operations, scientific events, and services during the calendar year. Materials include annual report publications.
Topic:
Publications
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-105
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Publications 1968-1975 [Center for Short-lived Phenomena (Cambridge, Mass.)]
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Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 1933-1991

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Press
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1933
1933-1991
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books.
Topic:
Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
University press publications
Museum publications
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-244
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Publications 1847-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 1847-1984

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Press
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1847
1847-1984
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books. The publications consist of "Statement of the Secretary," formerly known as "Report of the Secretary" (1847-1967), which also can be found in the Smithsonian Annual Reports. Some issues are missing.
Topic:
Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
University press publications
Museum publications
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-252
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Publications 1847-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 1879-1995

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Press
Subject:
Center for Short-lived Phenomena (Cambridge, Mass.)
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1879
1879-1995
Summary:
This accession includes a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books. The publications consist of "Report of the Secretary" (1879-1886, 1897-1898, 1956-1957, 1959-1963), "The Smithsonian Journal of History" (1966-1969), "Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology" (1977), "Smithsonian Opportunities" (1994-1995), and "Smithsonian Institution Center for Short-Lived Phenomena Annual Report and Review of Events" (1972).
Topic:
Periodicals
Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
University press publications
Museum publications
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-129
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Publications 1847-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1991-1993

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
Mitchell, Richard M
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1991
1991-1993
Summary:
These accession contains files pertaining to the case of Richard M. Mitchell. It includes various bits of information including news articles, statements for public and press use, general legal information and background history.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 94-039
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1955-1979

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Maps
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1955
1955-1979
Summary:
These records include back issues of the Torch, press clippings from the 1960s and 1970s along with subject files concerning the Secretaries, publicized deaths of Smithsonian staff and associates while on field work, celebrations and bicentennials. Materials include photographs, reports, memoranda, correspondence, maps, and newspaper clippings.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 95-043
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1984-1993

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1984
1984-1993
Summary:
These records consist primarly of Office of Public Affairs photographs, contact sheets, and slides of Robert McCormick Adams taken during his tenure as Ninth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The materials include portraits of Adams, as well as photographs of the Secretary at important events; a paper Adams gave before the Task Force on Science Policy, Committee on Science and Technology; news releases; photographs of S. Dillon Ripley in the company of Adams and other individuals; and photographic services information.
Topic:
Publicity
Special events
Local number:
SIA Acc. 00-029
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1996-1997

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Date:
1996
1996-1997
Summary:
These records document the Smithsonian Institution's advertising, marketing, and press strategies for the traveling exhibition, "America's Smithsonian," and consist mostly of correspondence, memoranda, notes, newspaper clippings, press releases, object lists, press kits, briefing materials, public relations and media summaries, and brochures.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 98-097
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 1862-2004

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Press
Subject:
Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
Physical description:
58 cu. ft. (58 record storage boxes)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Books
Date:
1862
1862-2004
Summary:
This accession includes a reference set of publications from Smithsonian Institution Press, including Smithsonian Books.
Topic:
University press publications
Museum publications
Publishers and publishing
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-197
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Publications 1847-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1994-1995

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
Enola Gay (Bomber)
Enola Gay (Exhibition) (1995-1998: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1994
1994-1995
Summary:
These records consist of materials pertaining to the "Enola Gay" exhibition controversy. Materials include newspaper clippings, political cartoons, internal memoranda, correspondence, exhibition scripts, transcriptions of the Secretary's remarks and press interviews, press releases, press kits, conference materials, planning documents for the exhibition opening and media review, and Senate hearing testimonies.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 99-064
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1984

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-
Burger, Warren E. 1907-1995
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Audiotapes
Date:
1984
Summary:
This accession consists of a press kit including photographs and biographical data on Secretaries Robert McCormick Adams and S. Dillon Ripley; a chronology of the Ripley years; fact sheets on the Smithsonian Institution; excerpts from September and October 1984 issues of SMITHSONIAN with profiles on Ripley and Adams; transcripts of speeches by Ripley, Adams, and Chief Justice Warren E. Burger; and a cassette tape of installation ceremony.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 85-002
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 2004

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Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs Publications Office
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Date:
2004
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of guidebooks and other publications issued for the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian.
Topic:
Indians of North America
Museums--Public relations
Indians of North America--Museums
Guidebooks
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-260
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Publications 1994, 2003-2016 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1995-1996, 1999

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program
America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1995
1995-1996
1995-1996, 1999
Summary:
This accession consists of publicity reports related to major Smithsonian Institution events, exhibitions, or projects. Documented in this collection is the traveling exhibition "America's Smithsonian" in honor of the 150th Anniversary of the Smithsonian Institution and the groundbreaking for the National Museum of the American Indian. Materials include information about media relations and special events; new releases; clippings; advertisements; and other related publicity materials.
Topic:
Museums--Public relations
Publicity
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-112
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Publicity Records 1955-1997, 1999 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 2006

view Publications, 2006 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs Publications Office
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Picture postcards
Collection descriptions
Books
Date:
2006
Summary:
This accession consists of two gift books for the National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center.
Topic:
Indians of North America
Museums--Public relations
Guidebooks
Local number:
SIA Acc. 07-079
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Publications 1994, 2003-2016 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 2006-2007

view Publications, 2006-2007 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs Publications Office
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center
Identity by Design: Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women's Dresses (Exhibition) (2007-2008: Washington, D.C.)
Vision, Space, Desire: Global Perspective and Cultural Hybridity (Exhibition) (2007: New York, N.Y.)
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Date:
2006
2006-2007
Summary:
This accession includes reference set copies of the following publications: "Identity by Design: Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women's Dresses," which accompanied a major exhibition at the National Museum of the American Indian; "Off the Map: Landscape and the Native Imagination," issued in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name at the George Gustav Heye Center in New York; and "Vision, Space, Desire: Global Perspectives and Cultural Hybridity," a book pertaining to artistic and curatorial practices amongst contemporary Native American artists.
Topic:
Exhibitions
Indians of North America
Museums--Public relations
Local number:
SIA Acc. 07-133
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Publications 1994, 2003-2016 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Education and Museum Programs Publications Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 2005-2011

view Publications, 2005-2011 digital asset number 1
Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Date:
2005
2005-2011
Summary:
This accession consists of publications created by the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center for distribution to volunteers and to the public as well as signage for the Smithsonian Institution on the National Mall and for the information and membership desks in the various museums. Materials include applications, forms, brochures, scaled-down printouts of signage, flyers, badges, greeting cards, pamphlets, handbooks, invitations, handouts, and maps.
Topic:
Visitors' centers
Museums--Public relations
Museum publications
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-209
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Publications 1959, 1973-2014 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Visitor Services]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1990-2012

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Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs
Subject:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of External Affairs
Physical description:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic images
Electronic records
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Color photographs
Date:
1990
1990-2012
Summary:
This accession consists of records that publicize the exhibitions, acquisitions, events, lectures, symposia, and other related public programs of the National Portrait Gallery. Also included are materials produced when the office was known as the Office of External Affairs. Materials include press releases, brochures, press kits, audio recordings, images and media clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Publicity
Art museums
Art, American
Portraits, American
Museums--Public relations
Museum exhibits
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-301
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Publicity Records 1962-2014 [National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1996-1999

view Publicity Records, 1996-1999 digital asset number 1
Creator:
Smithsonian Associates Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1996
1996-1999
Summary:
These records consist of materials that document publicity generated by and for programs sponsored by the Smithsonian Associates. The programs consist of special events, including performances, lectures, and films; performance series; and courses. See the Smithsonian Associate magazine for a complete listing of all programs. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, press releases, and media clippings.
Topic:
Publicity
Museums--Public relations
Special events
Museums--Educational aspects
Lectures and lecturing
Motion pictures
Museums--Press coverage
Local number:
SIA Acc. 01-153
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Publicity Records 1996-1999 [Smithsonian Associates Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publications, 1976-1990

view Publications, 1976-1990 digital asset number 1
Creator:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1976
1976-1990
Summary:
This accession consists of flyers, brochures, and other publications promoting National Air and Space Museum lectures and other special events. Some publications provide information about the museum or about the history of aviation.
Topic:
Aeronautical museums
Aeronautics--History
Lectures and lecturing
Publicity
Special events
Local number:
SIA Acc. 05-271
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Publications 1976-1990 [National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publicity Records, 1988-1991

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Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1988
1988-1991
Summary:
These records document the work of the Office of Public Affairs in the National Portrait Gallery from 1988 through 1990, and include a file of general press clippings from fiscal year 1991. The records describe many aspects of the Museum's publicity efforts, and include memoranda to Museum staff regarding publicity plans; lists of media contacts and correspondence with the media; press kits and press releases; and news clippings and reviews. The records also document the planning and execution of Museum events such as unveilings, exhibition openings, receptions, dinners, and performances. Also included are correspondence and memoranda regarding event planning; forms requesting horticulture and building services; correspondence and agreement with talent and caterers; invitations and guest lists; event programs; and contact sheets and photographs of the events.
Topic:
Art museums
Special events
Publicity
Local number:
SIA Acc. 96-092
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Publicity Records 1962-2014 [National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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