SIA Acc. 11-205, Challinor, David 1920-2008, David Challinor Papers, 1966-2008

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Summary

Creator:
Challinor, David 1920-2008
Title:
David Challinor Papers, 1966-2008
Dates:
1966, 1966-2008
Summary:
This accession consists of the personal papers of David Challinor, biologist, naturalist, and science advisor. Challinor served the Office of the Secretary as Special Assistant for Tropical Biology, 1966-1967, before joining the Office of International Activities as Deputy Director, 1967-1969, and later Director, 1969-1971. In 1971, Challinor became the Assistant Secretary for Science and the position was renamed to Assistant Secretary for Research in 1984. In 1988, Challinor became Science Advisor to the Secretary, a position in which he served until his retirement in 1996. Challinor then served as Scientist Emeritus at the National Zoological Park until his death in 2008. The majority of the materials in this accession are journals in which Challinor wrote almost daily about his family, friends, work, and rowing team. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, images, lecture materials, a book proposal, and a card from Challinor's memorial service
Topics:
Biologists, Naturalists, Rowing
Subjects:
Challinor, David 1920-2008, National Zoological Park (U.S.), Smithsonian Institution Office of International Activities, Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary, Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Research, Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science
Form/Genre:
Manuscripts, Collection descriptions, Picture postcards, Color transparencies, Color photographs, Diaries
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 11-205
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)

Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 11-205

Challinor, David

David Challinor Papers, 1966-2008

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Challinor, David
Title: David Challinor Papers
Dates: 1966-2008
Quantity: 3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 11-205
Language of Materials: English

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the personal papers of David Challinor, biologist, naturalist, and science advisor. Challinor served the Office of the Secretary as Special Assistant for Tropical Biology, 1966-1967, before joining the Office of International Activities as Deputy Director, 1967-1969, and later Director, 1969-1971. In 1971, Challinor became the Assistant Secretary for Science and the position was renamed to Assistant Secretary for Research in 1984. In 1988, Challinor became Science Advisor to the Secretary, a position in which he served until his retirement in 1996. Challinor then served as Scientist Emeritus at the National Zoological Park until his death in 2008.

The majority of the materials in this accession are journals in which Challinor wrote almost daily about his family, friends, work, and rowing team. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, images, lecture materials, a book proposal, and a card from Challinor's memorial service.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-205, Challinor, David, David Challinor Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Lists of Journals

Box 1 of 3

Volume 1 - 1 September 1966 to 27 November 1966 Beginning of contract with Smithsonian

Box 1 of 3

Volume 2 - 8 November 1966 to 30 April 1967

Box 1 of 3

Volume 4 - 1 September 1967 to 30 April 1968

Box 1 of 3

Volume 5 - 1 May 1968 to 30 September 1968

Box 1 of 3

Volume 6 - 1 October 1968 to 30 April 1969

Box 1 of 3

Volume 7 - 1 May 1969 to 31 December 1969

Box 1 of 3

Volume 8 - 1 January 1970 to 7 June 1970

Box 1 of 3

Volume 9A - 8 June 1970 to 31 January 1971

Box 1 of 3

Volume 10 - 1 February 1971 to 30 September 1971

Box 1 of 3

Volume 11 - 1 October 1971 to 30 April 1972

Box 1 of 3

Volume 12 - 1 May 1972 to 31 December 1972

Box 1 of 3

Volume 13 - 1 January 1973 to 31 July 1973

Box 1 of 3

Volume 14 - 1 August 1973 to 31 March 1974

Box 1 of 3

Volume 15 - 1 April 1974 to 30 September 1974

Box 1 of 3

Volume 16 - 1 October 1974 to 30 April 1975

Box 1 of 3

Volume 17 - 1 May 1975 to 29 February 1976

Box 1 of 3

Volume 18 - 1 March 1976 to 30 November 1976

Box 1 of 3

Volume 19 - 1 December 1976 to 31 July 1977

Box 1 of 3

Volume 20 - 1 August 1977 to 30 April 1978

Box 1 of 3

Volume 21 - 1 May 1978 to 31 January 1979

Box 1 of 3

Volume 22 - 1 February 1979 to 30 September 1979

Box 1 of 3

Volume 23 - 1 May 1980 to 31 December 1980

Box 1 of 3

Volume 24 - 1 January 1981 to 31 August 1981

Box 1 of 3

Volume 25 - 1 September 1981 to 30 April 1982

Box 1 of 3

Volume 26 - 1 October 1979 to 30 April 1980

Box 1 of 3

Volume 29 - 1 September 1983 to 30 April 1984

Box 1 of 3

Volume 30 - 1 May 1984 to 31 December 1984

Box 1 of 3

Volume 32 - 1 August 1985 to 31 March 1986

Box 1 of 3

Volume 33 - 1 April 1986 to 31 October 1986

Box 1 of 3

Box 2

Volume 34 - 1 November 1986 to 30 April 1987

Box 2 of 3

Volume 35 - 1 May 1987 to 30 November 1987

Box 2 of 3

Volume 36 - 1 December 1987 to 30 June 1988

Box 2 of 3

Volume 37 - 1 July 1988 to 28 February 1989

Box 2 of 3

Volume 38 - 1 March 1989 to 30 September 1989

Box 2 of 3

Volume 39 - 1 October 1989 to 31 March 1990

Box 2 of 3

Volume 40 - 1 April 1990 to 31 October 1990

Box 2 of 3

Volume 41 - 1 November 1990 to 30 April 1991

Box 2 of 3

Volume 42 - 1 May 1991 to 30 November 1991

Box 2 of 3

Volume 43 - 1 December 1991 to 31 May 1992

Box 2 of 3

Volume 44 - 1 June 1992 to 31 December 1992

Box 2 of 3

Volume 45 - 1 January 1993 to 31 July 1993

Box 2 of 3

Volume 46 - 1 August 1993 to 28 February 1994

Box 2 of 3

Volume 47 - 1 March 1994 to 30 September 1994

Box 2 of 3

Volume 48 - 1 October 1994 to 30 May 1995

Box 2 of 3

Volume 49 - 1 June 1995 to 31 December 1995

Box 2 of 3

Volume 50 - 1 January 1996 to July 1996

Box 2 of 3

Volume 51 - 1 August 1996 to 28 February 1997

Box 2 of 3

Volume 52 - 1 March 1997 to 31 October 1997

Box 2 of 3

Volume 53 - 1 November 1997 to 31 May 1998

Box 2 of 3

Volume 54 - 1 June 1998 to 31 December 1998

Box 2 of 3

Volume 55 - 1 January 1999 to 30 June 1999

Box 2 of 3

Box 3

Volume 56 - 1 July 1999 to 31 December 1999

Box 3 of 3

Volume 57 - 1 January 2000 to 29 July 2000

Box 3 of 3

Volume 58 - 1 August 2000 to 31 January 2001

Box 3 of 3

Volume 59 - 1 February 2001 to 31 August 2001

Box 3 of 3

Volume 60 - 1 September 2001 to 31 March 2002

Box 3 of 3

Volume 61 - 1 April 2002 to 31 October 2002

Box 3 of 3

Volume 62 - 1 November 2002 to 31 May 2003

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Volume 63 - 1 July 2003 to 31 December 2003

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Volume 64 - 1 January 2004 to 31 July 2004

Box 3 of 3

Volume 65 - 1 August 2004 to 28 February 2005

Box 3 of 3

Volume 66 - 1 March 2005 to 31 October 2005

Box 3 of 3

Volume 67 - 1 November 2005 to 31 May 2006

Box 3 of 3

Volume 68 - 1 June 2006 to 31 December 2006

Box 3 of 3

Volume 69 - 1 January 2007 to 30 September 2007

Box 3 of 3

Volume 70 - 1 October 2007 to 31 December 2007

Box 3 of 3

Biographical Book, 1999

Box 3 of 3

Journal of personal and professional notes, 1959-1989

Box 3 of 3

Photographs of David Challinor, 1982-2006

Box 3 of 3

Seychelles Geography Lecture

Box 3 of 3

Tourism- Costs & Benefits

Box 3 of 3

Elephant Lecture

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Harriette, 1970s

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Frank Williamson, 1972

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Allerton Cushman, 1974-1975

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Jane Paton, 1975

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Janice Yellin, 1975

Box 3 of 3

Photographs of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Tupper Building, October 1988

Box 3 of 3

Photographic Slides of Fauna, 1989

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence about Nitrogen Fixing Tree Association, 1991

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Ken and Betty Butler, 1992

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Clifford Phillips, 1992

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Dollie Cole, 1996-1997

Box 3 of 3

African Mega Fauna Talk, February 1998

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence about EarthWatch Board, 1998

Box 3 of 3

Meteorite Talk

Box 3 of 3

Contribution to the Encyclopedia of Global Change, 2000

Box 3 of 3

Animal Mating Strategies, 2000

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Phil, 2003

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Eskandar (Alex) Firouz, 2003-2006

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence to David Evans, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Mark Rose, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from David R. Stoddard, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Proposal for an American Rowing History Book, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Ryan Valdez, 2004

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence to David A. Malakoff, 2005

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence form Mary Ann Erickson, 2006

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence to Marcy Crimmins, 2006

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Nishant Garg ,2006

Box 3 of 3

Letters of Greeting

Box 3 of 3

Correspondence from Cristián Samper, 2007

Box 3 of 3

Memorial Mass for David Challinor, 10 March 2008

Box 3 of 3

Memories of an Acute Observer (Draft), 2003-2004

Box 3 of 3

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