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Subject Files

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Provost for the Sciences  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1990-1995
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of Robert S. Hoffmann's files from 1990-1995. There is information on the Washington Biologists Field Club which gives a brief history, by-laws, and membership information. Also in this accession are files relating to the Material Culture Forum from 1993-1995, which includes issues of the Grapevine Newsletter, a history, and brief segments of their dinner meetings; 1994-1995 Yale/Smithsonian seminar including the topic: Material Culture of the 1940's: Making Do, Making New.

Included are records on "What About Increase?" The First Science and Humanities Dialogue. Robert S. Hoffmann's chronological files from 1990-1995 are also included. Among other things, issues of the Grapevine Newsletter are enclosed.
Topic:
Museums -- Administration  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-010, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Provost for the Sciences, Subject Files
Identifier:
Accession 96-010
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Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa96-010

Professional Activities Files

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Archives. Institutional History Division  Search this
Extent:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Serials (publications)
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1973-2000
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of materials documenting the professional activities of the Institutional History Division with Pamela Henson as Director. Information pertains to the Smithsonian Institution Sesquicentennial and the America's Smithsonian exhibition, From Smithson to Smithsonian: The Birth of an Institution exhibition, and the Smithsonian Institution conference "Science and Humanities Dialogues." Materials include committee notes, architectural drawings, floor plans, object lists, correspondence, grant proposals, publications, photographs, and lectures.
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Serials (publications)
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-064, Smithsonian Institution, Archives, Institutional History Division, Professional Activities Files
Identifier:
Accession 06-064
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Professional Activities Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-064

Untitled

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Archives. Institutional History Division  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
Science and Humanities Dialogues Files, 1993-1997
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-064, Smithsonian Institution, Archives, Institutional History Division, Professional Activities Files
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Professional Activities Files
Professional Activities Files / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-064-refidd1e1261

The First Science and Humanities Dialogue, 3/12-14/1995

Collection Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Music, Sports, and Entertainment  Search this
Container:
Box 5 of 20
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 5/9/2007 memorandum, Johnstone to Hoover; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-142, National Museum of American History. Division of Music, Sports, and Entertainment, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Curatorial Records / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa07-142-refidd1e2611

Special Assistant Project Files

Topic:
Insider's View (Serial)
Bulletin Board (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Provost  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Manuscripts
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Serials (publications)
Color negatives
Date:
1989-1995
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Suzanne Pender, Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Research and, beginning in 1994, the Provost. The records document Pender's activities in regard to assisting visiting researchers at the Smithsonian; editing "Insider's View" (formerly known as "Bulletin Board"), a publication that informs Smithsonian research staff of scholarly events, publications, and projects; and serving as a liaison to scholarly focus groups such as the Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture and the first science and humanities dialogue conference, "What About Increase?", chaired by David H. DeVorkin. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; contracts; meeting agendas; applications for the Regents Publication Program; information pertaining to the Research Policy Committee, seminars, and special events; evaluations; researcher questionnaires; brochures; planning information and a video script for the Smithsonian Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center research kiosk, which highlights scientific research at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory; photographs and negatives; and drawings.
Topic:
Museums -- Administration  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Serials (publications)
Color negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-147, Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Provost, Special Assistant Project Files
Identifier:
Accession 95-147
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Special Assistant Project Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa95-147

Science and Humanities Dialogue, 1995

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Container:
Box 8 of 14
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-267, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Curatorial Correspondence
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Curatorial Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa09-267-refidd1e5611

What about increase? : an unabridged compendium of invited addresses and breakout session report resulting from the First Science and Humanities Dialogue

Author:
Science and the Humanities Dialogue (1st : 1995 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Research  Search this
Physical description:
51 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1995
[1995]
Topic:
Science and the humanities  Search this
Call number:
AM101 .S66466 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_532421

Transisthmian Tropical Reef Algae: Paleohistory and Molecular Evolution

Author:
Hillis, Lewellya W.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1995
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_103865

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