Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars Search this
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
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.
During the period 1973 to 1979, Wilton S. Dillon was director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars.