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Press Releases

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
circa 1979-1988, 1991-1993 and undated
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of Smithsonian News Service educational press releases, distributed by the Office of Public Affairs at the National Museum of American History. Materials also include 8x10 reprints of historic photographs that were published in the press releases, and negatives.
Topic:
Publicity  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-136, National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs, Press Releases
Identifier:
Accession 96-136
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Press Releases
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa96-136

Records

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Motion pictures (visual works)
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
circa 1980-1993
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists primarily of videotapes featuring news related stories about exhibitions, special events, and curatorial activities at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). Some noteworthy videotapes include television interviews with Roger G. Kennedy, former Director of NMAH; coverage of opening events for the Duke Ellington and the First Ladies Gowns exhibitions; and the presentation of musician Dizzy Gillespie's flair trumpet to the Museum. Materials also include publications of the Smithsonian News Service, working files, and cassette tape recordings of musical concerts, lectures, radio interviews, and press conferences at NMAH.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Press coverage  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Motion pictures (visual works)
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-150, National Museum of American History. Office of Public Affairs, Records
Identifier:
Accession 95-150
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa95-150

Smithsonian News Service

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1979-1981
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of one scrapbook of Smithsonian News Service newspaper clippings.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 99-059, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian News Service
Identifier:
Accession 99-059
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Smithsonian News Service
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa99-059

Photographs

Topic:
The Torch (Serial)
Smithsonian Institution Research Reports (Serial)
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Date:
1979-1986 and undated
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of master and duplicate photographs, slides and negatives, mostly of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (until 1983, Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies), Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, and Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, which were featured in the TORCH, Smithsonian Research Reports and News Service. Photographs, which were taken by Smithsonian Institution staff photographers as well as outside photographers, depict buildings and grounds, staff, animals and insects. In a few cases there are descriptions attached to the photographs, and in many cases, Smithsonian (Office of Printing and Photographic Services) negative numbers are noted.

Several photographs are by photographers not associated with the Smithsonian, and may contain copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-102, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs, Photographs
Identifier:
Accession 96-102
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Photographs
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa96-102

Smithsonian News Service

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Serials (publications)
Date:
1989
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of the monthly publication Smithsonian News Service, which provides news stories concerning various research projects and activities being undertaken by the Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Serials (publications)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-036, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian News Service
Identifier:
Accession 90-036
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Smithsonian News Service
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa90-036

Smithsonian News Service

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Serials (publications)
Date:
1990
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of the monthly publication Smithsonian News Service, which provides news stories concerning various research projects and activities being undertaken by the Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Research  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Serials (publications)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 91-101, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian News Service
Identifier:
Accession 91-101
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Smithsonian News Service
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa91-101

Smithsonian News Service

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Serials (publications)
Date:
1979-1983
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a record copy of the monthly publication, Smithsonian News Service; indices to the articles in the series, 1979-1982; and the original letter, October 1, 1979, from S. Dillon Ripley to editors, announcing the introduction of the service.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Research  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Serials (publications)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 83-128, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian News Service
Identifier:
Accession 83-128
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Smithsonian News Service
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa83-128

Smithsonian News Service

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Serials (publications)
Date:
1983-1985, 1991-1992
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of Smithsonian News Service issues.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Research  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Serials (publications)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-028, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Smithsonian News Service
Identifier:
Accession 98-028
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Smithsonian News Service
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa98-028

Records

Topic:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Coordinator of Public Information  Search this
Extent:
11 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1977-1984
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist primarily of administrative files of Lawrence E. Taylor as Coordinator of Public Information, 1977-1984. Also included are copies of the minutes of the Board of Regents, 1977-1983.
Historical Note:
The Office of the Coordinator of Public Information was created in 1977 to manage public relations at the Institution. The Office of Public Affairs, the Office of Special Events, and the Office of Congressional Liaison were placed under its jurisdiction.

Lawrence E. Taylor served as Coordinator of Public Information from 1977 until his retirement due to illness in 1984, when the office was abolished. During his tenure, Taylor established the Smithsonian News Service, which wrote and distributed stories to newspapers around the United States.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 373, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Coordinator of Public Information, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 373
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0373

Smithsonian News Service, 1979-1993

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Uniform title:
Smithsonian news service (Serial)  Search this
Physical description:
4.69 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Serials (publications)
Date:
1979
1979-1993
Topic:
Research  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01504
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-circulating record set of publications. Permanently closed
Unrestricted reference set of publications. Open
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Smithsonian News Service 1979-1993 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_287204

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