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Records, 1963-1969

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of International Activities  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of International Activities  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Great Temple (Abu Sunbul, Egypt)  Search this
Physical description:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Egypt
Aldabra Islands (Seychelles)
Aswan Dam (Egypt)
Date:
1963
1963-1969
Topic:
Conservators  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000091
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216698

Records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution,Office of International Activities  Search this
Extent:
2.2 linear meters.
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1963-1969
Descriptive Entry:
These records include correspondence, memoranda, and other information about the activities of the Office, which establishes cooperative research programs with institutions of higher learning in other countries and fosters programs for the international exchange of persons in those fields of science and humanities related to the Smithsonian's interests. Especially well documented are activities relating to preservation of the temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt, threatened in 1964 by waters of the Aswan Dam, and the establishment in 1968 of the Indian Ocean island of Aldabra as an international conservation area.
Topic:
Great Temple (Abu Sunbul, Egypt)  Search this
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 91, Smithsonian Institution,Office of International Activities, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 91
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0091

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