Reference Request

* required
Please succinctly provide us with any information pertinent to your inquiry. If you are writing to us about a research request, provide as much detail as possible about the collections in which you are interested (including collection numbers, box numbers, and folder titles).
(if known)

The Smithsonian Institution Archives is using Constant Contact, a third-party contact management software vendor, to manage contacts and send eNewsletters. Please be advised that Constant Contact's Privacy Statement and Terms and Conditions apply to your use of these services. The Smithsonian Institution Archives has access to your name and email address which is subject to our privacy statement.

Record Unit 549,  Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs,  Photographs of Smithsonian Staff and Subjects, circa 1968-1983

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Title: Photographs of Smithsonian Staff and Subjects
Dates: circa 1968-1983
Quantity: 0.8 linear meter.
Collection: Record Unit 549
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This record unit consists of a small group of photographs collected by the Office of Public Affairs for its various publications. It includes Smithsonian staff as well as a small number of photographs of Smithsonian buildings or their construction, exhibits, events, and important visitors.

Historical Note

From 1977 until 1984, the Office of Public Affairs (OPA) reported to the Office of the Coordinator of Public Information. Carl W. Larsen served as director of OPA, 1972-1978, before becoming a special assistant in the Office of the Coordinator. Late in 1978 Alvin Rosenfeld became acting director of OPA and, in 1979, director.

Introduction

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Descriptive Entry

This record unit consists of a small group of photographs collected by the Office of Public Affairs for its various publications. It includes Smithsonian staff as well as a small number of photographs of Smithsonian buildings or their construction, exhibits, events, and important visitors.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

Name

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 549, Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs, Photographs of Smithsonian Staff and Subjects

Container List

Box 1

Anglim, Jack

Box 1 of 2

Archer, W. A.

Box 1 of 2

Ault, Richard L.

Box 1 of 2

Bishop, Philip N.

Box 1 of 2

Bisson, Gary

Box 1 of 2

Bourne, Russell

Box 1 of 2

Boorstin, Daniel

Box 1 of 2

Bradley, James C.

Box 1 of 2

Brown, Nicholas Y.

Box 1 of 2

Cohea, Harold R.

Box 1 of 2

Demetrion, James T.

Box 1 of 2

Desmond, James M.

Box 1 of 2

Duke of Northumberland

Box 1 of 2

El-Baz, Farouk

Box 1 of 2

Erlich, David

Box 1 of 2

Euell, Julian

Box 1 of 2

Farrar, ?

Box 1 of 2

Fehlman, Herman A.

Box 1 of 2

Freeman, Monroe E.

Box 1 of 2

Galler, Sidney

Box 1 of 2

Getten, Rutherford J.

Box 1 of 2

Gregory, John G.

Box 1 of 2

Hoffer, Mary

Box 1 of 2

Hope, W. Duane

Box 1 of 2

Howar, Rowland

Box 1 of 2

Hyman, ?

Box 1 of 2

Judd, Neil

Box 1 of 2

John Paul Jones letter to Fleury, c. 1788?

Box 1 of 2

Klein, William H.

Box 1 of 2

Lapham, Lewis A.

Box 1 of 2

Laughlin, Robert

Box 1 of 2

Laybourne, Lawrence

Box 1 of 2

MacAgy, Douglas G.

Box 1 of 2

McGruder, Col. John Holmes

Box 1 of 2

McBride, G. K.

Box 1 of 2

Merida, Jesse

Box 1 of 2

Morton, Conrad V.

Box 1 of 2

Murray, Anne

Box 1 of 2

Nagel, Charles

Box 1 of 2

Obato, Gyo

Box 1 of 2

Odell, Scott

Box 1 of 2

Perrot, Paul

Box 1 of 2

Peters, James

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Pope, John

Box 2 of 2

Richter, Anders

Box 2 of 2

Robbins, Warren

Box 2 of 2

Rosenberg, Dorothy

Box 2 of 2

Sagan, Carl

Box 2 of 2

Schultz, Leonard P.

Box 2 of 2

Stevens, Roger L.

Box 2 of 2

Takahashi, Sugiura

Box 2 of 2

Tillinghast, Carlton

Box 2 of 2

Van Arsdale, Dorothy

Box 2 of 2

Vitala, Francisco

Box 2 of 2

Warner, William

Box 2 of 2

Wink, John

Box 2 of 2

Associates activities

Box 2 of 2

Joseph Hirshhorn with Maury Povich and Frank Getlein

Box 2 of 2

Shah of Iran visit, 1975: Shah, his wife, Nancy and Henry Kissinger

Box 2 of 2

President Reagan at National Portrait Gallery (NPG), 1981

Box 2 of 2

Pres. and Mrs. Anwar Sadat, visit to Renwick, with Mayor and Effie Barry

Box 2 of 2

Aerial view of south side of Mall, 1980

Box 2 of 2

Aircraft Building, interiors and exterior

Box 2 of 2

Old exhibits, Arts & Industries (A&I)

Box 2 of 2

A&I Interior

Box 2 of 2

A&I Building

Box 2 of 2

Old Air and Space Building, South Yard, demolition, 1976

Box 2 of 2

Andrew Jackson Downing urn

Box 2 of 2

Castle, several

Box 2 of 2

Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Science, aerial view

Box 2 of 2

Civil Service Commission Building

Box 2 of 2

"The Concerned Photographer," scene from the exhibition

Box 2 of 2

Congressional resolution on 1976 QE II visit

Box 2 of 2

Cubans visit National Zoological Park (NZP) and National Air and Space Museum (NASM)

Box 2 of 2

Drug Exhibit, 1972

Box 2 of 2

Exhibit items, United States National Museum

Box 2 of 2

First ladies gowns

Box 2 of 2

Freer

Box 2 of 2

George and Martha Washington portraits arrive at NPG, 1980

Box 2 of 2

Hillwood Mansion

Box 2 of 2

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden construction

Box 2 of 2

Infinity sculpture, American History Building

Box 2 of 2

Japanese Emperor installation, 1975

Box 2 of 2

John Paul Jones letter to Fleury, circa 1788

Box 2 of 2

Mall and museum scenes

Box 2 of 2

NASM construction

Box 2 of 2

National Zoological Park scene, kids and white tiger

Box 2 of 2

"Not a Model Boy," Mark Twain exhibition at NPG

Box 2 of 2

Owney the Postal Dog

Box 2 of 2

Penn. Avenue, Inauguration of Franklin Pierce, 1853, lithograph

Box 2 of 2

Quad construction

Box 2 of 2

Renwick exterior, 1983

Box 2 of 2

Reptile House, NZP

Box 2 of 2

Rube Goldberg

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian owlet

Box 2 of 2

SI signage, 1983

Box 2 of 2

The R. V. Johnson, SI research vessel, Ft. Pierce

Box 2 of 2

Statue of Freedom

Box 2 of 2

Torch photo contest

Box 2 of 2

Train "John Bull," A&I

Box 2 of 2

Uncle Beazley in the snow, 1977

Box 2 of 2

U.S. Air Force Jazz Ensemble, "The Airmen of Note"

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous

Puppy

Box 2 of 2

Farmer, plow, and horses

Box 2 of 2

Two men, unknown

Box 2 of 2

African musicians

Box 2 of 2

Unknown speakers and group

Box 2 of 2

Cigar box exhibit

Box 2 of 2

Japanese theater poster

Box 2 of 2

Meeting of Metropolitan Washington Board of Trade

Box 2 of 2

Unknown football team

Box 2 of 2

Art demonstration

Box 2 of 2