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Plans

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Extent:
1.19 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Architectural drawings
Sketches
Manuscripts
Date:
1961-1969 and undated
Descriptive Entry:
This accession includes blueprints for modifications and renovations to various systems and spaces at the National Museum of Natural History, and cabinet sketches for the National Zoological Park Bird House.
Topic:
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Genre/Form:
Architectural drawings
Sketches
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
Identifier:
Accession T89075
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-fat89075

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e199

National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) Fire & Watchman Stations, 1965

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Plans / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e207

NMNH Renovation of West Range for Archives and Library & Lab, 1967

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e219

NMNH Ground Floor - East Wing, Plan View, 1961

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e231

NMNH Watchman's Tour & Fire Alarm System Submittal, 1964

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Plans / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e243

NMNH Fire and Watchman Stations - Water & Valve Codes and Layout, 1964

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e256

NMNH Fire Alarm and Watchman System - Riser Diagram, 1961

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e268

NMNH - West Wing, Structural and Heating & Air Conditioning, 1964-1965

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e280

NMNH - East Wing, Sedimentology Storage Area, 1965

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e292

NMNH - Modification of Hall 27 for Department of Entomology, 1969

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Plans / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e304

NMNH Renovation of West Range for Archives and Library & Lab, 1967

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Plans
Plans / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e316

Box 2

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e329

Cabinet Sketches - Completion of Bird House, National Zoological Park, undated

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89075, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Plans
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Plans / Box 2
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89075-refidd1e337

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Architectural drawings
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1973-1980, with records dating from 1890
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of documents deemed to be of historical value by the Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services along with photographs, reports correspondence, contracts and blueprints documenting Smithsonian buildings and construction projects. The buildings documented include the Smithsonian Institution Building, the Arts and Industries Building, the Army Medical Museum, the Natural History Building, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the National Zoological Park, the Museum Support Facility at Silver Hill, the Adelaide Forbes Calhoun Property, the Merriwether Post Estate Hillwood, the Renwick Gallery, the Barney Studio House, the Freer Gallery, and the Old Patent Office Building. There is substantial documentation of efforts to provide parking on the mall. Photographs in the collection document a number of activities including the laying of the corner stone for the Natural History Building, the turning of the Joseph Henry statue, the removal of Greenough's statue of George Washington from the Smithsonian Institution Building, the 1970 fire in the American History Building and repairs and renovations of numerous interior spaces throughout the Smithsonian.
Historical Note:
The Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services was established in 1973. Prior to that it was incorporated in the Buildings Management Department. Andrew F. Michaels directed the office until 1975 when Phillip K. Reiss became director and continued in that office through 1980.
Topic:
Museum buildings  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Architectural drawings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 562
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0562

Final Report of the Board of Inquiry convened to investigate the conditions and possible causes of a fire occurring in the Smithsonian Museum of History and Technology on September 30, 1970 (including photographs)

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
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Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru0562-refidd1e1004

Smithsonian Institution National Zoological Park, 1961, Master Plan

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
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Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru0562-refidd1e1016

Report of the National Zoological Park Commission, 1890

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru0562-refidd1e1028

Statutory History of the National Zoological Park

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru0562-refidd1e1040

Renwick Museum Renovation Contract Folder 15473, 1968 (Folder 1 of 4)

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 562, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Facilities Planning and Engineering Services, Records
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Records
Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0562-refidd1e1052

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