Smithsonian Research Institutes

The Smithsonian has research institutes throughout the world that study astrophysics, ecology, endangered species, oceanography, tropical biology, and world cultures.   Discover how these centers contribute to our scientific and cultural knowledge. 


Archives of American Art

Archives of American Art, by Tinsley, Jeff, September 19, 2001, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 2001-10402.25A.

Founded in 1954 to collect and preserve documentation of American art, the Archives of American Art came under Smithsonian aegis in 1970, and complements the object collections in the various Smithsonian art museums.More