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Folder 13 Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory.

Container:
Box 43 of 46
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 257, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Series 3: 1975 ALPHABETIC SUBJECT FILE. / Box 43
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0257-refidd1e6255

Folder 5 Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory.

Container:
Box 15 of 46
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 257, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Series 1: 1973 ALPHABETIC SUBJECT FILE. / Box 15
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0257-refidd1e2049

Folder 3 Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory.

Container:
Box 31 of 46
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 257, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Series 2: 1974 ALPHABETIC SUBJECT FILE. / Box 31
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0257-refidd1e4317

Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory (SRBL), 1972

Container:
Box 44 of 53
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 197, National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Series 5: Records of the Director's Office, NMNH, 1972 / Box 44
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0197-refidd1e6864

Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory Glass House (7644170?), 1982

Container:
Box 5 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 86-111, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Design and Construction, Project Files
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Project Files
Project Files / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa86-111-refidd1e427

"Sunlight and the Secrets of Life." A visit to the Smithsonian's Radiation Biology Laboratory, where scientists study the effects of solar radiation on plants and animals.

Container:
Box 5 of 11
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if listening copies are not currently available. Listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 589, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0589-refidd1e3307

Optical Bench

Measurements:
overall; prism in jar: 4 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in; 11.43 cm x 8.255 cm
overall; bench: 8 5/8 in x 40 1/4 in x 10 in; 21.9075 cm x 102.235 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Optical Bench
optical bench
ID Number:
PH.315177
Catalog number:
315177
Accession number:
219145
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0c15-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167266
Online Media:

Washington -- Johnston, Earl S. (Smithsonian Institution, Division of Radiation and Organisms)

Scientific advisor:
Johnston, Earl S. (Earl Steinford), 1889-1947  Search this
Owner:
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Collection Creator:
American-Moninger Greenhouse Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original archival materials by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, American-Moninger Greenhouse Manufacturing Company Architectural Drawings Collection.
Identifier:
AAG.MON, File DC160
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American-Moninger Greenhouse Manufacturing Company architectural drawings collection
American-Moninger Greenhouse Manufacturing Company architectural drawings collection / District of Columbia
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6b07af1d0-8abf-435c-a363-a3bc7762e0ba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-mon-ref1822

Minutes

Extent:
8.70 cu. ft. (9 document boxes) (7 12x17 boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1846-1995
Descriptive Entry:
These records are the official minutes of the Board. They are compiled at the direction of the Secretary of the Smithsonian, who is also secretary to the Board, after approval by the Regents' Executive Committee and by the Regents themselves. The minutes are edited, not a verbatim account of proceedings. For reasons unknown, there are no manuscript minutes for the period from 1857 through 1890; and researchers must rely on printed minutes published in the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution instead. Minutes are transferred regularly from the Secretary's Office to the Archives. Minutes less than 15 years old are closed to researchers. Indexes exist for the period from 1907 to 1946 and can be useful.
Historical Note:
The Smithsonian Institution was created by authority of an Act of Congress approved August 10, 1846. The Act entrusted direction of the Smithsonian to a body called the Establishment, composed of the President; the Vice President; the Chief Justice of the United States; the secretaries of State, War, Navy, Interior, and Agriculture; the Attorney General; and the Postmaster General. In fact, however, the Establishment last met in 1877, and control of the Smithsonian has always been exercised by its Board of Regents. The membership of the Regents consists of the Vice President and the Chief Justice of the United States; three members each of the Senate and House of Representatives; two citizens of the District of Columbia; and seven citizens of the several states, no two from the same state. (Prior to 1970 the category of Citizen Regents not residents of Washington consisted of four members). By custom the Chief Justice is Chancellor. The office was at first held by the Vice President. However, when Millard Fillmore succeeded to the presidency on the death of Zachary Taylor in 1851, Chief Justice Roger Brooke Taney was chosen in his stead. The office has always been filled by the Chief Justice since that time.

The Regents of the Smithsonian have included distinguished Americans from many walks of life. Ex officio members (Vice President) have been: Spiro T. Agnew, Chester A. Arthur, Allen W. Barkley, John C. Breckenridge, George Bush, Schuyler Colfax, Calvin Coolidge, Charles Curtis, George M. Dallas, Charles G. Dawes, Charles W. Fairbanks, Millard Fillmore, Gerald R. Ford, John N. Garner, Hannibal Hamlin, Thomas A. Hendricks, Garret A. Hobart, Hubert H. Humphrey, Andrew Johnson, Lyndon B. Johnson, William R. King, Thomas R. Marshall, Walter F. Mondale, Levi P. Morton, Richard M. Nixon, Nelson A. Rockefeller, Theodore Roosevelt, James S. Sherman, Adlai E. Stevenson, Harry S. Truman, Henry A. Wallace, William A. Wheeler, Henry Wilson.

Ex officio members (Chief Justice) have been: Roger B. Taney, Salmon P. Chase, Nathan Clifford, Morrison R. Waite, Samuel F. Miller, Melville W. Fuller, Edward D. White, William Howard Taft, Charles Evans Hughes, Harlan F. Stone, Fred M. Vinson, Earl Warren, Warren E. Burger.

Regents on the part of the Senate have been: Clinton P. Anderson, Newton Booth, Sidney Breese, Lewis Cass, Robert Milledge Charlton, Bennet Champ Clark, Francis M. Cockrell, Shelby Moore Cullom, Garrett Davis, Jefferson Davis, George Franklin Edmunds, George Evans, Edwin J. Garn, Walter F. George, Barry Goldwater, George Gray, Hannibal Hamlin, Nathaniel Peter Hill, George Frisbie Hoar, Henry French Hollis, Henry M. Jackson, William Lindsay, Henry Cabot Lodge, Medill McCormick, James Murray Mason, Samuel Bell Maxey, Robert B. Morgan, Frank E. Moss, Claiborne Pell, George Wharton Pepper, David A. Reed, Leverett Saltonstall, Hugh Scott, Alexander H. Smith, Robert A. Taft, Lyman Trumbull, Wallace H. White, Jr., Robert Enoch Withers.

Regents on the part of the House of Representatives have included: Edward P. Boland, Frank T. Bow, William Campbell Breckenridge, Overton Brooks, Benjamin Butterworth, Clarence Cannon, Lucius Cartrell, Hiester Clymer, William Colcock, William P. Cole, Jr., Maurice Connolly, Silvio O. Conte, Edward E. Cox, Edward H. Crump, John Dalzell, Nathaniel Deering, Hugh A. Dinsmore, William English, John Farnsworth, Scott Ferris, Graham Fitch, James Garfield, Charles L. Gifford, T. Alan Goldsborough, Frank L. Greene, Gerry Hazleton, Benjamin Hill, Henry Hilliard, Ebenezer Hoar, William Hough, William M. Howard, Albert Johnson, Leroy Johnson, Joseph Johnston, Michael Kirwan, James T. Lloyd, Robert Luce, Robert McClelland, Samuel K. McConnell, Jr., George H. Mahon, George McCrary, Edward McPherson, James R. Mann, George Perkins Marsh, Norman Y. Mineta, A. J. Monteague, R. Walton Moore, Walter H. Newton, Robert Dale Owen, James Patterson, William Phelps, Luke Poland, John Van Schaick Lansing Pruyn, B. Carroll Reece, Ernest W. Roberts, Otho Robards Singleton, Frank Thompson, Jr., John M. Vorys, Hiram Warner, Joseph Wheeler.

Citizen Regents have been: David C. Acheson, Louis Agassiz, James B. Angell, Anne L. Armstrong, William Backhouse Astor, J. Paul Austin, Alexander Dallas Bache, George Edmund Badger, George Bancroft, Alexander Graham Bell, James Gabriel Berrett, John McPherson Berrien, Robert W. Bingham, Sayles Jenks Bowen, William G. Bowen, Robert S. Brookings, John Nicholas Brown, William A. M. Burden, Vannevar Bush, Charles F. Choate, Jr., Rufus Choate, Arthur H. Compton, Henry David Cooke, Henry Coppee, Samuel Sullivan Cox, Edward H. Crump, James Dwight Dana, Harvey N. Davis, William Lewis Dayton, Everette Lee Degolyer, Richard Delafield, Frederic A. Delano, Charles Devens, Matthew Gault Emery, Cornelius Conway Felton, Robert V. Fleming, Murray Gell-Mann, Robert F. Goheen, Asa Gray, George Gray, Crawford Hallock Greenwalt, Nancy Hanks, Caryl Parker Haskins, Gideon Hawley, John B. Henderson, John B. Henderson, Jr., A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., Gardner Greene Hubbard, Charles Evans Hughes, Carlisle H. Humelsine, Jerome C. Hunsaker, William Preston Johnston, Irwin B. Laughlin, Walter Lenox, Augustus P. Loring, John Maclean, William Beans Magruder, John Walker Maury, Montgomery Cunningham Meigs, John C. Merriam, R. Walton Moore, Roland S. Morris, Dwight W. Morrow, Richard Olney, Peter Parker, Noah Porter, William Campbell Preston, Owen Josephus Roberts, Richard Rush, William Winston Seaton, Alexander Roby Shepherd, William Tecumseh Sherman, Otho Robards Singleton, Joseph Gilbert Totten, John Thomas Towers, Frederic C. Walcott, Richard Wallach, Thomas J. Watson, Jr., James E. Webb, James Clarke Welling, Andrew Dickson White, Henry White, Theodore Dwight Woolsey.
Topic:
Museums -- Administration  Search this
Museum trustees  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 1, Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents, Minutes
Identifier:
Record Unit 1
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Minutes
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0001
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Project Files

Extent:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Architectural drawings
Date:
1976-1985
Descriptive Entry:
This accession includes project files documenting renovation and restoration work in museums and offices at the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; contracts; reports; specifications; floor plans; and blueprints. Buildings and museums documented in this accession include the National Museum of American History, the Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex, the Freer Gallery of Art, the National Air and Space Museum, the Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory, the Renwick Gallery, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Barney Studio House, the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies, the National Museum of African Art, the Smithsonian Institution Building, the National Portrait Gallery, the National Museum of American Art, the National Museum of Natural History, and the Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
Topic:
Architectural design  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Architectural drawings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 86-111, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Design and Construction, Project Files
Identifier:
Accession 86-111
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Project Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa86-111

Dr. Elisabeth Gantt

Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Gantt, Dr. Elisabeth  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1979
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Researcher  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Radiobiology  Search this
Algae  Search this
Botany  Search this
Photobiology  Search this
Research  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1158 and 79-14206-12A
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8016

Science Display

Author:
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Subject:
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Object
Date:
c. 1930s
Topic:
Basements  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Science rooms and equipment  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Experiments  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0179 and 32279-1
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13390

Glass Test Tube In Scientific Laboratory

Author:
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Subject:
Division of Radiation and Organisms Smithsonian Insitution Building  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Object
Date:
c.1930s
Topic:
Experiments  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Science rooms and equipment  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Basements  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0181 and Neg. #32279-3
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12802

John Sager Measuring Lettuce Leaf Area

Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Sager, John  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1980
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Plants  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Photobiology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Research  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1160 and 80-2438-26
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_7412

Scientific Experiment, Division of Radiation and Organisms

Author:
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Subject:
Division of Radiation and Organisms Smithsonian Insitution Building  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Object; Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Object
Date:
c. 1930s
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Science rooms and equipment  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Experiments  Search this
Basements  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0176 or 32280-4
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12803

Glass Test Tube Used for Scientific Experiment

Author:
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Subject:
Division of Radiation and Organisms Smithsonian Insitution Building  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Object
Date:
c. 1930s
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Science rooms and equipment  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Experiments  Search this
Basements  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0180 and Neg. #32279-2
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12805

Full View of Scientific Experiment, Division of Radiation and Organisms

Author:
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Subject:
Division of Radiation and Organisms Smithsonian Insitution Building  Search this
Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Date:
c. 1930s
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Science rooms and equipment  Search this
Research--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Laboratories  Search this
Experiments  Search this
Basements  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0175 and Neg. #32279-4
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12804

Agency history, 1983-

Creator:
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center  Search this
Subject:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Correll, David L  Search this
Klein, William H (William Harvey)  Search this
Sullivan, J. Kevin  Search this
Barbehenn, Kyle R  Search this
Johnston, Earl S (Earl Steinford) 1889-1947  Search this
Simons, Ross B  Search this
Williamson, Francis S. L  Search this
Withrow, Robert B (Robert Bruce) 1904-1958  Search this
Hines, Anson Hemingway  Search this
Brackett, Frederick S  Search this
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies  Search this
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Chesapeake Research Consortium  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Ecology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Environmental Sciences  Search this
Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Rhode River (Md.)
Date:
1983
1983-
Topic:
Environmental sciences  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221296

Portrait of Dr. Walter Shropshire

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Shropshire, Walter  Search this
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-10]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_371596

Portrait of Dr. William H. Klein

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Klein, William H (William Harvey)  Search this
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-11]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_371638

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