SIA Acc. 97-136, Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Office of Education, Smithsonian Online Records, 1991-1997

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Summary

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Office of Education
Title:
Smithsonian Online Records, 1991-1997
Dates:
1991, 1991-1997
Summary:
Administrative records include development proposals and memoranda; annual reports; monthly usage and demographic reports from American Online; Smithsonian Online user group meeting minutes; and correspondence. Design, Content and Program records include original designs and proposals; electronic screen shots of Smithsonian Online main areas as well as electronic images, audio files and text from the special holiday-themed areas; hard copies of electronic newsletters and chat texts on various topics created by Smithsonian Online; holiday contest texts; holiday feature texts; and user comments. Screen shots are in Adobe Photoshop electronic format. Audio files are in WAV format. Electronic files for holiday-themed areas are cited in subject files corresponding to the holiday names
Subjects:
America Online, Smithsonian Institution Web sites
Form/Genre:
Clippings, Collection descriptions, Manuscripts, Electronic records
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 97-136
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)

Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 97-136

Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Office of Education

Smithsonian Online Records, 1991-1997

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Office of Education
Title: Smithsonian Online Records
Dates: 1991-1997
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 97-136
Language of Materials: English

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of administrative records including development proposals and memoranda; annual reports; monthly usage and demographic reports from American Online (AOL); Smithsonian Online user group meeting minutes; and correspondence.

Design, Content and Program records include original designs and proposals; electronic screen shots of Smithsonian Online main areas as well as electronic images, audio files and text from the special holiday-themed areas; hard copies of electronic newsletters and chat texts on various topics created by Smithsonian Online; holiday contest texts; holiday feature texts; and user comments.

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Name

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-136, Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Office of Education, Smithsonian Online Records

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Container List

Box 1

Smithsonian Online (SOL) Origins/Development (1991-1992)

Box 1 of 2

SOL Development (1993-1996)

Box 1 of 2

Revenue

Box 1 of 2

1995 Annual Report

Box 1 of 2

1994 Annual Report

Box 1 of 2

Quarterly Reports (6/1993-3/1995)

Box 1 of 2

September 1995 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

October 1995 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

November 1995 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

December 1995 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

January 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

February 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

March 1996 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

April 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

May 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

June 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

July 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

August 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

September 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

October 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

November 1996 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

December 1996 Partner In-Sight Report

Box 1 of 2

January 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

February 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

March 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

April 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

May 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

June 1997 Online Report (Partner Insight Report unavailable)

Box 1 of 2

1993 Smithsonian Online User Group Meeting Minutes

Box 1 of 2

1994 Smithsonian Online User Group Meeting Minutes

Box 1 of 2

1995 Smithsonian Online User Group Meeting Minutes

Box 1 of 2

1996 Smithsonian Online User Group Meeting Minutes

Box 1 of 2

Strategic Planning Meeting Minutes

Box 1 of 2

Evaluation Tools

Box 1 of 2

Project Interns

Box 1 of 2

Newspaper Clippings/Promotional Flyers

Box 1 of 2

Electronic Partnerships

Box 1 of 2

AOL/SI CD-ROM Project

Box 1 of 2

National Information Infrastructure Awards

Box 1 of 2

SOL/NFIE Collaboration

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

America Online Tour Guide for Windows

Box 2 of 2

Original Designs/Content Proposals

Box 2 of 2

Redesign Proposals

Box 2 of 2

SOL Screen shots on zip disk with index

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Online E-mail Newsletters

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Online Kids' Castle E-mail Newsletters

Box 2 of 2

Chat Schedules

Box 2 of 2

9/11/1995 Chat: The New Zoo - Dr. Michael Robinson, National Zoological Park (NZP)

Box 2 of 2

9/18/1995 Chat: Hispanic Art in the United States - Andrew Connors, National Museum of American Art (NMAA)

Box 2 of 2

9/25/1995 Chat: Duke Ellington Collection - Reuben Jackson, National Museum of American History (NMAH)

Box 2 of 2

10/2/1995 Chat: Twentieth Century American Musical Theater - Dwight Blocker Bowers (NMAH)

Box 2 of 2

10/19/1995 Chat: American Crafts - Jeremy Adamson, Ph.D. (Renwick, NMAA)

Box 2 of 2

10/23/1995 Chat: History of Computers & Technology - Steven Lubar (NMAH)

Box 2 of 2

10/30/1995 Chat: Volcanoes - Jim Luhr & Ed Venzke, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH)

Box 2 of 2

11/6/1995 Chat: Vietnam Memorial Exhibition - Jennifer Locke (NMAH) & Duery Felton (National Park Service)

Box 2 of 2

11/13/1995 Chat: Repatriation of Native American Artifacts - Tom Killion & Elizabeth Miller (NMNH)

Box 2 of 2

11/20/1995 Chat: Stamp Collecting & the Postal Museum - James Bruns, National Postal Museum (NPM)

Box 2 of 2

11/27/1995 Chat: Flight History - Don Lopez, National Air and Space Museum (NASM)

Box 2 of 2

12/4/1995 Chat: Civil War Personalities - Ed Bearss

Box 2 of 2

12/11/1995 Chat: America's Smithsonian - Mike Carrigan (NMAH)

Box 2 of 2

1/8/1996 Chat: Techniques to Improve Your Photography - Jim Wallace, Office of Printing and Photographic Services (OPPS)

Box 2 of 2

1/22/1996 Chat: The World of Elephants - John Lehnhardt (NZP)

Box 2 of 2

2/5/1996 Chat: Civil War Uniforms - Don Kloster (NMAH)

Box 2 of 2

2/5/1995 Chat: Health & Nutrition - Dr. Dean Ornish

Box 2 of 2

2/12/1996 Chat: Star Trek: Creating the Klingon Language - Marc Okrand

Box 2 of 2

2/19/1996 Chat: Music History & Tom Rush's Career - Tom Rush

Box 2 of 2

2/26/1996 Chat: Museums, Communities, You & Your Stuff- Steven Newsome, Anacostia Neighborhood Museum (ANM)

Box 2 of 2

3/18/1996 Chat: The Physics of Star Trek - Dr. Lawrence M. Krauss

Box 2 of 2

3/25/1996 Chat: Larry Bond, suspense novelist

Box 2 of 2

5/20/1996 Chat: Dr. Franklin Odo, Pacific Asian American Heritage Month Event

Box 2 of 2

6/8/1996 Chat: Joe Csatari, Live from the Norman Rockwell Museum

Box 2 of 2

9/20/1996 Chat: The Art of Masami Teraoka - Masami Teraoka

Box 2 of 2

Number of Contest Entries Received

Box 2 of 2

Treasure Hunt Contest

Box 2 of 2

Holiday Contests - 1995

Box 2 of 2

Holiday Contests - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Mexican Day of the Dead - 1995

Box 2 of 2

Thanksgiving - 1995

Box 2 of 2

Winter Holidays - 1995

Box 2 of 2

Martin Luther King, Jr's Birthday - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Black History Month - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Valentine's Day - 1996

Box 2 of 2

President's Day - 1996

Box 2 of 2

St. Patrick's Day- 1996

Box 2 of 2

Mother's Day- 1996

Box 2 of 2

Flag Day- 1996

Box 2 of 2

July 4- 1996

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian's 150th Birthday - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Hispanic Heritage Month - 1996

Box 2 of 2

AIDS Memorial Quilt - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Is Culture Dead? - November 1996

Box 2 of 2

Traditions - 1996

Box 2 of 2

Kids' Castle Logo (Sarah Moseley)

Box 2 of 2

Proposed T-shirt Design - Kids' Castle (Stephanie Beam)

Box 2 of 2

Kids' Castle Content

Box 2 of 2

User Comments: 1995 - 1996

Box 2 of 2

User Comments: 1997 (January - February)

Box 2 of 2

User Comments: 1997 (March - April)

Box 2 of 2

User Comments: 1997 (May - July)

Box 2 of 2

Electronic Version of Site

Box 2 of 2

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