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Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
WLIB, American, founded 1941  Search this
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, American, founded 1969  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
Interracial Council for Business Opportunity, American, founded 1963  Search this
One Hundred Black Men, Inc., American, founded 1963  Search this
National Association of Market Developers, American, founded 1953  Search this
Vulcan Society, American, founded 1940  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Opportunities Industrialization Center of America, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Urban Coalition, American, founded 1967  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
The Links, Incorporated, American, founded 1946  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
Carats, Inc., American, founded 1959  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Vernon Jordan, American, born 1935  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
Connectional Lay Council, American, founded 1948  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1929  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
Morehouse Alumni Association, American, founded 1900  Search this
Morris Brown College, American, founded 1881  Search this
Dr. Ralph Bunche, American, 1903 - 1971  Search this
Lionel Hampton, American, 1908 - 2002  Search this
National Urban League Guild, American, founded 1946  Search this
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), International, founded 1844  Search this
Alliance for Women in Media, American, founded 1951  Search this
Eleanor Holmes Norton, American, born 1937  Search this
Vernon Jordan, American, born 1935  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 1/2 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5af48a13c-8c71-4105-9526-479c0bc3bb3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.15
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Measurement of phosphorus metabolism in natural populations of microorganisms

Author:
Correll, David L.  Search this
Editor:
Glass, G.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1973
Citation:
Correll, David L. 1973. "Measurement of phosphorus metabolism in natural populations of microorganisms." In Symposium on Bioassay Techniques and Environmental Chemistry. Glass, G., editor. 425–431. Ann Arbor, MI: Ann Arbor Science Publishers.
Identifier:
30672
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_30672

Folia Water Materials

Creator:
Dankovich, Theresa  Search this
Names:
Folia Water  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Books
Filters
Date:
2016.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of the Safe Water Book, loose filters, and a Tasita, a filter holder that connects two bottles together, created by chemist and inventor, Theresa Dankovich.
Arrangement:
Collection is unarranged.
Biographical / Historical:
Dankovich created the Safe Water Book, a book of silver-nanoparticle filter papers that kill disease and bacteria. The paper filters are called Folia Filters. The filters are used in conjunction with the Tasita, a plastic filter that holds the paper and connects two bottles together. The filters come in the form of Safe Water Books. Each book contains 26 filters and one book provides a year of safe drinking water. Dankovich holds a B.S. in fiber science from Cornell, an M.S. in agricultural and environmental chemistry from the University of California, Davis, and a Ph.D in chemistry from McGill University. She is the Chief Technology officer and Chairwoman of Folia Water, a company she founded in 2015.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Theresa Dankovich, 2016.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Health  Search this
Inventions -- 21st century  Search this
Filters and filtration  Search this
Water -- Purification -- Filtration  Search this
Inventors -- 21st century  Search this
Water -- Bacteriology  Search this
Sanitation  Search this
Public health  Search this
Entrepreneurship  Search this
Water -- Filtration  Search this
Drinking water  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Genre/Form:
Books
Filters
Citation:
Folia Water Materials, 2016, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1407
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bbd16421-d318-4ccb-a23f-7190fb0aee87
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1407

Environmental chemistry and toxicology of aluminum [edited by] Timothy E. Lewis

Author:
Lewis, Timothy E  Search this
American Chemical Society Symposium (194th : 1987 : New Orleans, La.)  Search this
Physical description:
344 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Actes de congrès
Date:
1989
Topic:
Aluminum--Toxicology  Search this
Aluminum--Environmental aspects  Search this
Aluminium--Aspect de l'environnement--Congrès  Search this
Aluminium--Toxicologie--Congrès  Search this
Aluminium--Toxicologie  Search this
Aluminium--Aspect de l'environnement  Search this
Aluminium--toxicité--Congrès comme sujet  Search this
Santé environnementale--Congrès comme sujet  Search this
Toxizität  Search this
Umwelt  Search this
Ökologische Chemie  Search this
Call number:
RA1231.A5E58 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_382698

Removal of trace contaminants from the air : a symposium co-sponsored by the Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry and the Division of Environmental Chemistry at the 168th meeting of the American Chemical Society, Atlantic City, N.J., September 10-11, 1974 / Victor R. Deitz, editor

Author:
Deitz, Victor Revel 1909-  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 207 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1975
Topic:
Air--Pollution  Search this
Air--Purification  Search this
Atmospheric chemistry  Search this
Call number:
TD881 .R47X
TD881.R47X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_72937

Ecological physical chemistry : proceedings of an international workshop held in Siena, Italy, 8-12 November 1990 / editors, C. Rossi and E. Tiezzi

Author:
Rossi, C  Search this
Tiezzi, Enzo  Search this
International Workshop on "Ecological Physical Chemistry" (lst : 1990 : Siena, Italy)  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 651 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1991
Topic:
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Chemistry, Physical and theoretical  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Call number:
TD193.E25 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_442835

The environmental chemistry of marine sediments; proceedings. Edited by Nelson Marshall

Author:
Symposium on the Environmental Chemistry of Marine Sediments (1962 : University of Rhode Island)  Search this
Marshall, Nelson  Search this
University of Rhode Island  Search this
Physical description:
85 p. chart, diagrs., tables. 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1962
Topic:
Marine sediments  Search this
Benthos  Search this
Estuaries  Search this
Marine ecology  Search this
Call number:
QE581 .S98 1962
QE581.S98 1962
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_39322

Aquatic humic substances : influence on fate and treatment of pollutants / I.H. Suffet, editor, Patrick MacCarthy, editor

Author:
Suffet, I. H  Search this
MacCarthy, Patrick  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry  Search this
International Humic Substances Society  Search this
American Chemical Society Meeting (193rd : 1987 : Denver, Colo.)  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 864 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1989
Topic:
Humic acid  Search this
Organic water pollutants  Search this
Call number:
QD341.A2 A65 1989
QD341.A2A65 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_368794

Detection in analytical chemistry : importance, theory, and practice / Lloyd A. Currie, editor ; developed from a symposium sponsored by the Divisions of Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, and Nuclear Chemistry and Technology at the 191st Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New York, New York, April 13-18, 1986

Author:
Currie, Lloyd A. 1930-  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Analytical Chemistry  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Technology  Search this
American Chemical Society Meeting (191st : 1986 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 335 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1988
Topic:
Chemistry, Analytic--Measurement  Search this
Call number:
QD75.4.M4D46 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_353475

Phytochemical effects of environmental compounds edited by James A. Saunders and Lynn Kosak-Channing and Eric E. Conn

Author:
Phytochemical Society of North America Annual Meeting (26th : 1986 : College Park, Md.)  Search this
Saunders, James A  Search this
Kosak-Channing, Lynn  Search this
Conn, Eric E  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 269 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1987
Topic:
Plants--Effect of pollution on  Search this
Plants--Effect of chemicals on  Search this
Botanical chemistry  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Plantes--Effets de la pollution sur  Search this
Plantes--Effets des produits chimiques sur  Search this
Chimie végétale  Search this
Chimie de l'environnement  Search this
Botanique  Search this
Produits chimiques  Search this
Effets sur l'environnement  Search this
Plantes, effets de la pollution sur les--Congrès  Search this
Chomie végétale--Congrès  Search this
Environment--Pollutants: Chemicals--Adverse reactions of plants  Search this
oogstschade  Search this
crop damage  Search this
luchtverontreiniging  Search this
air pollution  Search this
pesticiden  Search this
pesticides  Search this
drift  Search this
plantensamenstelling  Search this
plant composition  Search this
gewasbescherming  Search this
plant protection  Search this
nadelige gevolgen  Search this
adverse effects  Search this
planten  Search this
Plants  Search this
fytotoxiciteit  Search this
phytotoxicity  Search this
onbedoelde effecten  Search this
nontarget effects  Search this
niet-doelorganismen  Search this
nontarget organisms  Search this
vegetatie  Search this
vegetation  Search this
flora  Search this
milieu  Search this
verontreinigende stoffen  Search this
pollutants  Search this
verontreiniging  Search this
Pollution  Search this
Plant Disorders and Nutrient Deficiencies  Search this
Plantenafwijkingen en voedingsstoffentekorten  Search this
Call number:
QK750 .P57 1986
QK750.P57 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333592

The importance of chemical "speciation" in environmental processes : report of the Dahlem Workshop on the Importance of Chemical "Speciation" in Environmental Processes, Berlin, 1984, September 2-7 / M. Bernhard, F.E. Brinckman, P.J. Sadler, editors

Author:
Dahlem Workshop on the Importance of Chemical Speciation in Environmental Processes (1984)  Search this
Bernhard, M (Michael)  Search this
Brinckman, Frederick E. 1928-  Search this
Sadler, P. J  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 762 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1986
Topic:
Chemistry, Analytic  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Call number:
QD71.D35 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_324014

Photochemistry of environmental aquatic systems / William J. Cooper, editor, Rod G. Zika, editor

Author:
Cooper, William J  Search this
Zika, Rodney G. 1940-  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Geochemistry  Search this
American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry  Search this
American Chemical Society Meeting (189th : 1985 : Miami Beach, Fla.)  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 288 p.: ill.; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1987
Topic:
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Photochemistry  Search this
Water chemistry  Search this
Aquatic ecology  Search this
Call number:
TD193.P48 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_304942

Acid deposition : environmental, economic, and policy issues / edited by Donald D. Adams and Walter P. Page

Author:
Adams, Donald D  Search this
Page, Walter P  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 560 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1986
C1985
Topic:
Acid deposition--Environmental aspects  Search this
Acid deposition--Environmental aspects--Government policy--United States  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Call number:
TD196.A25A244 1985X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273939

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. International and Environmental Programs  Search this
Extent:
22.5 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1962-1975
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the general administrative activities of the Office of International and Environmental Programs, and in particular, the Office's environmental research programs. They include general administrative correspondence, contract files, agency reports, program files, case files, and project reports concerning the organizational structure of the Office; personnel requirements; legal information on contractual agreements and project specifications; fiscal information relating to the Foreign Currency Program; budgetary outlays and fund allocations; and environmental information relating to marine ecology, schistosomiasis, specific fauna, and other scientific projects.
Historical Note:
In October 1973 the Office of International and Environmental Programs (OIEP) was established by merging the previously created Office of International Activities with the Office of Environmental Science. Wimberly Coerr, former ambassador to Ecuador and Uruguay, was appointed director of the new office.

The Office of International Activities had been created in 1966 to develop and administer programs of international cooperation, emphasizing basic research in the humanities and sciences, and to administer the Smithsonian Foreign Currency Program. William Warner was appointed Director. When Warner became acting assistant secretary for public service in 1968, David Challinor was appointed acting director. Challinor became director in 1969 and served in that capacity until he became acting assistant secretary (science) in 1971. Challinor was succeeded by Kenneth B. Schmertz, who was appointed acting director.

The Office of Environmental Science was established in October 1969, with Irvin Eugene Wallen appointed as its director. The Office's primary function was to make visible the Smithsonian's research projects in environmental science and find ways of receiving financial support and scientific collaboration from other environmental agencies.

When the two offices merged, William L. Eilers was appointed deputy director of OIEP and acting director of the Ecology Program. Schmertz was made director of the Smithsonian Foreign Currency Program.

Under OIEP, the old programs were given continued support. Those programs included the Oceanography and Limnology Program, which consisted mainly of two oceanographic sorting centers processing bulk marine samples, monitoring and assessing marine pollution, and conducting environmental prediction studies; the Ecology Program, which assisted in planning for the selection of ecologically significant localities in the United States through studies provided by the Center for Natural Areas and, through the Smithsonian-Peace Corps Environmental Program, helped develop Peace Corps projects concerning environmental problems abroad and recruited project applicants skilled in the environmental biological sciences; the International Activities Program, which granted awards to American institutions and Smithsonian units conducting research in those countries where the United States held an excess of local currency and assisted Smithsonian personnel involved in travel and research abroad; and the Center for Short-Lived Phenomena, which operated a world-wide electronic alert system in order to collect data concerning natural and environmental events of short duration.
Topic:
Research  Search this
Environmental sciences  Search this
Marine ecology  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Schistosomiasis  Search this
Animals  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 218, Smithsonian Institution, International and Environmental Programs, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 218
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0218

Environmental Sciences Program - Correll - Environmental Chemistry of the Rhode River System, 1986

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-041, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Office of the Director, Grant/Project Records
See more items in:
Grant/Project Records
Grant/Project Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa04-041-refidd1e416

Environmental toxicology and chemistry / SETAC

Author:
SETAC (Society)  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 26-28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1982
C1982-
Topic:
Pollution--Environmental aspects  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_896622

Environmental data summary for the Rhode River ecosystem (1970- 1978). Section A, Long term physical/chemical data / edited by David L. Correll

Author:
Correll, David L  Search this
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries. Chesapeake Bay and Tributaries Collection. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
v. : maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Maryland
Rhode River
Date:
1978
[1978?]-
Topic:
Watersheds  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Estuarine ecology  Search this
Call number:
GB991.M3 E61
GB991.M3E61
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_205206

The potential effects of acid deposition in Maryland : report of the Maryland Interagency Working Group on Acid Deposition

Author:
Maryland Interagency Working Group on Acid Deposition  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries. Chesapeake Bay and Tributaries Collection. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 106 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Maryland
Date:
1984
[1984]
Topic:
Acid deposition--Environmental aspects  Search this
Environmental chemistry  Search this
Environmental impact analysis  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_494344

In Pakistan, Arsenic-Laced Groundwater Puts 60 Million People at Risk

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 19:24:29 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_0e8d4330ddbd38bd7a881864ac4c189e

Inner-City Farmers May Have Toxic Soil on Their Hands

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 13:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_611f0fd24e4b792ee44551a8f27dc973

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