Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.) Search this
Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities (Symposium) (1987: Washington, D.C.) Search this
The Muses Flee Hitler (Symposium) (1980: Washington, D.C.) Search this
Man and Beast Revisited (Symposium) (1986: Front Royal, Va.) Search this
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.) Search this
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Smithsonian Institution seminars and symposia were organized by the Division of Seminars of the Office of Academic Programs until 1971, when the Division became the Office of Seminars. In 1974 that Office became the Office of Symposia and Seminars. In 1987 Symposia and Seminars became the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies. For additional records documenting Interdisciplinary Studies, see record unit 498.
Addl. KW Subjects:
Leonard, Ronald J. (RU 498)
The records include correspondence, memoranda, announcements, publication contracts, photographs, grant information, lecture agreements, reports, brochures, research materials, resumes, and publication information for the following symposia: Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America;Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities; World Food Prize; The Muses Flee Hitler; Man and Beast Revisited; Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom; and The United States in the World. The records were maintained by Wilton S. Dillon, Director of the Division of Seminars, 1969-1970; Director of the Office of Seminars, 1971-1974; Director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars, 1974-1987; and Director of the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, 1987-1989. The records were also maintained by Carla M. Borden an assistant, specialist, Deputy Director, Associate Director, and Acting Director of the Office from 1976 to 1992.
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