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Langley Aerodrome A

Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Materials:
Fuselage: Steel Tubing
Wings and Tail: Wood with Percaline (light-weight cotton) Covering
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 14.8 m (48 ft 5 in)
Length: 16.0 m (52 ft 5 in)
Height: 3.5 m (11 ft 4 in)
Weight: 340 kg (750 lb), including pilot
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
On deposit from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum
Inventory Number:
A19180001000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ce27099d-d73c-4d7b-80b6-f64b60864414
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19180001000
Online Media:

Website Records, 2019

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Under Secretary for Museums, Education, and Research/Provost  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Scientific Diving Program  Search this
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Floppy disks
Date:
2019
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Research  Search this
Marine sciences  Search this
Marine laboratories  Search this
Deep diving  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 22-041
See more items in:
Website Records 2018-2019 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Under Secretary for Museums, Education, and Research/Provost]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_404695

Agency history, 2019-

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Under Secretary for Science and Research  Search this
Subject:
Stofan, Ellen Renee 1961-  Search this
Brissenden, R. J. V  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute  Search this
Museum Conservation Institute  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
2019
2019-
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Science  Search this
Science museums  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Research  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00452
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_404689

Season 1 Tease

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:30:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_077e3c42bcdc4556d343ee4a963a9c7a

Mid Season Update

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:01:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_1e94b09c2b282d82b70a7b3323658748

Special Delivery

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:01:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_442e55763f97e173ae3e4082ccfb5058

Leave a Message at the Beep

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:59:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_6c6abdf88a80fa7db65804c83a15d67a

Agency history, 1891-2019

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives  Search this
Uniform title:
Guide to the Smithsonian Archives (Monograph : 1996)  Search this
Guide to the Smithsonian Archives (Monograph : 1978)  Search this
Guide to the Smithsonian Archives (Monograph : 1983)  Search this
Subject:
Suratt, Samuel T  Search this
Lytle, Richard H  Search this
Deiss, William A  Search this
Moss, William W. 1935-  Search this
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Jameson, John F  Search this
Hedlin, Ethel W  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Soapes, Thomas F  Search this
Van Camp, Anne  Search this
Peters, Tammy L  Search this
Miller, Scott E (Scott Everett)  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Smithsonian Institution Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Smithsonian Institution Archives Archives Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Smithsonian Institution Archives Institutional History Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Smithsonian Institution Archives National Collections Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Archives Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Technical Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional History Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives National Collections Program  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Collections Care Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Electronic Records Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Digital Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Videohistory Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Keeper of the Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Center for Archives Conservation  Search this
Capital Gallery Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photography Initiative  Search this
Smithsonian Photography Initiative  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1891
1891-2019
Topic:
Museum archives  Search this
Archives--Collection management  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Archives--Acquisitions  Search this
Archives--Administration  Search this
Archives--Processing  Search this
Archives--Reference services  Search this
Archives and education  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Records--Management  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00381
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_235470

Agency history, 2000-2015

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Under Secretary for Science  Search this
Subject:
Evans, David L. 1945-  Search this
Shapiro, Irwin I  Search this
O'Connor, J. Dennis  Search this
Rubinoff, Ira  Search this
Alcock, Charles  Search this
Pell, Eva J  Search this
Kress, W. John  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Provost and Under Secretary for Museums and Research  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
2000
2000-2015
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Science  Search this
Research  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00290
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226815

Wright 1903 Flyer "Operation Homecoming" Scrapbook

Creator:
National Air Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
National Air Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Science Museum of London  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948  Search this
Extent:
0.66 Cubic feet (1 flatbox)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Clippings
Correspondence
Programs
Scrapbooks
Date:
1948-1949
Summary:
This scrapbook chronicles the return of the Wright 1903 Flyer to the United States, beginning with the early negotiations with England to the reception at the Smithsonian following receipt of the aircraft.
Scope and Contents:
This scrapbook chronicles the return of the Wright 1903 Flyer from the early negotiations with England to the reception following receipt of the aircraft. The scrapbook includes the following types of material: reception invitation and program; remarks from the reception; a letter sent by Harry Truman which was read during the reception; newspaper articles; and photographs, including shots of the curators setting up the display and hanging the aircraft in the National Air Museum in the North Hall of Arts and Industry Building.
Arrangement:
This collection is in original order.
Biographical / Historical:
After disagreements with the Smithsonian Institution, Orville Wright elected to loan his Wright 1903 Flyer to the Science Museum in England. Upon his death, an agreement was reached to return to aircraft to the United States where it would be housed by the National Air Museum.
Provenance:
Prepared by the National Air Museum, Transfer, unknown, NASM.XXXX.0393
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Aeronautics -- 1903-1916  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Wright (Brothers) 1903 Flyer  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Clippings
Correspondence
Programs
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Wright 1903 Flyer "Operation Homecoming" Scrapbook, NASM.XXXX.0393, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0393
See more items in:
Wright 1903 Flyer "Operation Homecoming" Scrapbook
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg27e56f6af-47eb-4b87-b003-7c516252b6ee
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-xxxx-0393
Online Media:

The Franklin Institute Science Museum

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Computerworld Magazine.  Search this
Container:
Box 11 (Series 10), Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by donor and/or heirs. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.] .
Collection Citation:
The Computer World Smithsonian Awards, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Computer World Smithsonian Awards
Computer World Smithsonian Awards / Series 10: Awards / 10.2: Education and Academia
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83db25f82-30a4-4050-91a2-16a2e4ee725e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0425-ref2999

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Scientific Instruments

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_001]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402753
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Chemistry Laboratory, 1890

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_002]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402754
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Chemistry Laboratory, 1790

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_003]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402755
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Scientific Instruments

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_004]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402756
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Survey of Washington, D.C.

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_005]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402757
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Visitor Lounge Fa©ʹade

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_006]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402758
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Telescopes

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
March 24, 1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_007]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402759
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Scientific Instruments

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_008]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402760
Online Media:

Hall of Physical Sciences, Museum of History and Technology - Scientific Instruments

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of History and Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1966
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B45_F13_009]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402761
Online Media:

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