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Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
1973-1979
Descriptive Entry:
The records, kept by Wilton S. Dillon, consist of correspondence, memoranda, background research material, invitations, brochures, resumes, photographs, grant information, publication contracts, symposia schedules, and other administrative records for the following events: the Nature of Scientific Discovery symposium celebrating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Copernicus, the Outlook for Space symposium, the United States in the World symposium, the Kin and Community: the Peopling of America symposium, and a number of activities celebrating the centennial of the birth of Albert Einstein.
Historical Note:
During the period 1973 to 1979, Wilton S. Dillon was director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars.
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 500, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 500
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Records
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0500

Videotapes

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videotapes
Date:
1987
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of videotapes documenting the 200th Anniversary of the Constitution of the United States. They were made in conjunction with the symposium "Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities."
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 499, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Videotapes
Identifier:
Record Unit 499
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Videotapes
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0499

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
circa 1971-1984
Descriptive Entry:
This collection includes correspondence, memoranda, brochures, announcements, background materials, audiotapes, videotapes, grant contracts, program reports, reading files, schedules, photographs, and expense reports concerning the following symposia: Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America; Family Policy Forum; Festival of India; Man and Beast Revisited; Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom, and The Nature of Scientific Discovery. This record unit also contains information about the High School Scholars at the Smithsonian program.
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 496, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 496
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Records
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0496

Symposia and Seminars Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1978-1986
Descriptive Entry:
These records include correspondence, memoranda, purchase orders, budget reports, addresses, invitations, brochures, lectures, fundraising information, announcements, lecturer files, and program plans for the following symposia: "The Muses Flee Hitler;" "Man and Beast Revisited;" "Festival of India;" and "Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom."
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 497, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Symposia and Seminars Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 497
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Symposia and Seminars Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0497

Records, circa 1971-1984

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
High School Scholars at the Smithsonian  Search this
Festival of India (Symposium)  Search this
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Family Policy Forum (Symposium)  Search this
Man and Beast Revisited (Symposium) (1986: Front Royal, Va.)  Search this
Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom (Symposium)  Search this
Nature of Scientific Discovery (Symposium)  Search this
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1971
1971-1984
circa 1971-1984
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000496
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Films and Videotapes 1971-1987 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Symposia and Seminars Records 1964-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217061

Records, 1978-1986

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
The Muses Flee Hitler (Symposium) (1980: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Man and Beast Revisited (Symposium) (1986: Front Royal, Va.)  Search this
Festival of India (Symposium)  Search this
Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom (Symposium)  Search this
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1978
1978-1986
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000497
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Symposia and Seminars Records 1964-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217062

Videotapes, 1987

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
United States Constitution  Search this
Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities (Symposium) (1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1987
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000499
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Records circa 1971-1984 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars]
Films and Videotapes 1971-1987 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217064

Records, 1973-1979

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
Einstein, Albert 1879-1955  Search this
Dillon, Wilton S. 1923-  Search this
Nature of Scientific Discovery (Symposium)  Search this
Copernicus Symposium  Search this
Outlook for Space (Symposium) (1974-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
1973
1973-1979
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000500
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Symposia and Seminars Records 1964-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217065

Publications, 1969-1987

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
Canvas of Culture: Rediscovery of the Past as Adaptation for the Future (Symposium) (1985: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities (Symposium) (1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
How Humans Adapt: A Biocultural Odyssey (Symposium) (1981: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Outlook for Space (Symposium) (1974-1975: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Muses Flee Hitler (Symposium) (1980: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Pamphlets
Date:
1969
1969-1987
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-191
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Publications 1969-1987 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260926

Symposia and Seminars Records, 1969-1980

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
Dillon, Wilton S. 1923-  Search this
D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture (Seminar) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1969
1969-1980
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-192
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Symposia and Seminars Records 1964-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260927

Audiotapes, 1969-1983

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
Copernicus Symposium  Search this
D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture (Seminar) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
International Symposium of Science and Technology (Symposium) (1983: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Volunteerism and the Public Interest in American Society (Seminar) (1973-1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Pamphlets
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Date:
1969
1969-1983
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-194
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Audiotapes 1969-1992 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260928

Films and Videotapes, 1971-1983 and undated

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
George Orwell Symposium (Symposium) (1983: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Innovations in Technology (Symposium) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Space Age Children (Symposium) (1973: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Volunteerism and the Public Interest in American Society (Seminar) (1973-1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Date:
1971
1971-1983
1971-1983 and undated
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-195
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Films and Videotapes 1971-1987 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260929

Symposia and Seminars Records, 1973-2004

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Subject:
Dillon, Wilton S. 1923-  Search this
Physical description:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Brochures
Date:
1973
1973-2004
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-205
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Symposia and Seminars Records 1964-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283116

Symposia and Seminars Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Date:
1973-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Wilton Dillon, Director, documenting the planning and execution of symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Some records also document the general history of the Office of Symposia and Seminars. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, planning documents, flyers, papers, biographical information on presenters, participant lists, schedules, handouts, proposals, clippings, press packets, calls for papers, budgets, photographs, and related materials.
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-205, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Symposia and Seminars Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-205
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Symposia and Seminars Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-205

Films and Videotapes

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Date:
1971-1983 and undated
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of films and videotapes on topics related to symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Symposia and seminars documented in this accession include "Volunteerism and the Public Interest in American Society," "Innovations in Technology," "George Orwell Symposium," and "Space Age Children." Materials include 16 mm film, 3/4" U-matic videotapes, U-matic S videotapes, and EIAJ videotapes.
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-195, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Films and Videotapes
Identifier:
Accession 06-195
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Films and Videotapes
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-195

Audiotapes

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pamphlets
Audiotapes
Date:
1969-1983
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audio recordings of symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Symposia and seminars documented in this accession include "Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America;" "Copernicus Symposium;" "The United States in the World;" "Volunteerism and the Public Interest in American Society;" "D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture;" and "International Symposium of Science and Technology." Materials include 1/4" audiotapes, audio cassettes, and pamphlets.
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Pamphlets
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-194, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Audiotapes
Identifier:
Accession 06-194
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Audiotapes
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-194

Publications

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Date:
1969-1987
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of publications associated with symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Symposia and seminars documented in this accession include "Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities;" "Outlook for Space;" "How Humans Adapt: A Biocultural Odyssey;" "The Muses Flee Hitler;" "Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America;" "Canvas of Culture: Rediscovery of the Past as Adaptation for the Future;" and "The United States in the World." Materials include programs, pamphlets, reports, calendars, and press reviews.
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-191, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Publications
Identifier:
Accession 06-191
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Publications
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-191

Symposia and Seminars Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1969-1980
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Wilton Dillon, Director, documenting the planning and execution of symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Symposia and seminars documented in this accession include "D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture," "Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America," and "The United States in the World." Some records also document the general history of the Office of Symposia and Seminars. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, planning documents, flyers, papers, biographical information on presenters, participant lists, schedules, handouts, proposals, clippings, press packets, calls for papers, budgets, photographs, and related materials.
Topic:
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Seminars  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-192, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Symposia and Seminars Records
Identifier:
Accession 06-192
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Symposia and Seminars Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-192

Award Files

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Sponsored Projects  Search this
Extent:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1989-2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accesion consists of records that document funding awarded through the Office of Sponsored Projects for research, education and exhibitions. Materials include grant and contract information, memoranda and correspondence, authorizations, budget proposals, and financial reporting.
Topic:
Research grants  Search this
Fund accounting  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-075, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Sponsored Projects, Award Files
Identifier:
Accession 02-075
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Award Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-075

Award Files

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Sponsored Projects  Search this
Extent:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1990-2003
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of award files that document funding for education, research, and exhibitions. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, contract information, grant requests, budget summaries, financial reports, and authorizations. These files show grantee name, grant code, sponsor name, and date. They are listed in grant number order, not in grantee name order.
Topic:
Awards  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Fund accounting  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-005, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Sponsored Projects, Award Files
Identifier:
Accession 04-005
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Award Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa04-005

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