Smithsonian Institution. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research Search this
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
These records consist of the files of Ross B. Simons through 1989 and document his responsibilities in the science bureaus of the Smithsonian Institution, particularly
its environmental programs.
The records include correspondence and memoranda, reports, fellowship information, minutes of meetings, and budget files. Researchers should also consult the records of
the assistant secretary for Science and the assistant secretary for Research.
Until late 1985, the assistant secretary for Research was called the assistant secretary for Science. Ross B. Simons served as program manager in that office, 1976-1987.
He was then named deputy assistant secretary for Research and served 1987- .