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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 563

Oceanography and Limnology Program (Smithsonian Institution)

Records, 1962-1975

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Oceanography and Limnology Program (Smithsonian Institution)
Title: Records
Dates: 1962-1975
Quantity: 4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection: Record Unit 563
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records document the activities of the OLP, 1970-1975, and its predecessors, the Assistant Director for Oceanography, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), 1962-1966, and the Office of Oceanography and Limnology, 1966-1970. Most of the records were created by Irvin Eugene Wallen, William Aron, and Robert P. Higgins. They include correspondence, memoranda, budgets, proposals, contracts, reports, and publications primarily concerning OLP's administration of the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center (SOSC), the Mediterranean Marine Sorting Center (MMSC), and OLP-sponsored research projects.

Historical Note

For an administrative history of the Oceanography and Limnology Program (OLP), see record unit 273.

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Introduction

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

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Descriptive Entry

These records document the activities of the Oceanography and Limnology Program (OLP), 1970-1975, and its predecessors, the assistant director for Oceanography, National Museum of Natural History, 1962-1966, and the Office of Oceanography and Limnology, 1966-1970. Most of the records were created by Irvin Eugene Wallen, William Aron, and Robert F. Higgins. They include correspondence, memoranda, budgets, proposals, contracts, reports, and publications primarily concerning OLP's administration of the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center (SOSC), the Mediterranean Marine Sorting Center (MMSC), and OLP-sponsored research projects.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 563, Oceanography and Limnology Program (Smithsonian Institution), Records

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Container List

Box 1

Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center (SOSC) - General and Photographs

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SOSC - Advisory Committee, 1972-1973

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SOSC - General Correspondence, 1963-1974 (9 folders)

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Box 2

Budget, General 1968

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Budget/Spending Plan, etc., 1975

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D. Klemm Leeches, 1972

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Freshwater Keys, 1973 (3 folders)

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Mediterranean Marine Sorting Center, 1973

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Wymberley Coerr, 1973-1974

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Marta Vannucci, 1962-1973

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India - Dr. L. R. McCloskey, 1968-1973

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David K. Young, 1972-1973

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Antoine Remond, 1971

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William P. Davis, 1972-1973

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7299 Archiving Support at Regional Sorting Centers, 1972-1974

Box 2 of 4

Box 3

7413 Ecological Post-Impoundment Nam Ngum Dam Project, 1974-1975 (3 folders)

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8264 Limnological Investigations of Lake Orchid, 1974-1975 (3 folders)

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451000 Tropical Island Ecosystems - STD, etc. (Workshop), 1974

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FR4-60115 (Old SF3-00098) Mediterranean Marine Sorting Center, 1974-1975

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Contracts - Inactive (2 folders)

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Antartic 6091, 1969-1972

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NSF Landrum 7081, 1972-1974

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Antarctic Rocks 7130, 1973

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SI 7238

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Coastal Engineers - 7208, 1972-1974 (2 folders)

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Box 4

OIEP (old OES) Contract Lists, 1970-1971

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0000 Egypt/Suez Canal

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Contracts - Ecology, 1973

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Contracts - IESP Proposed - 0000

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OIEP (old OES) Consultants - Project, Number, Year

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0000 Pakistan, 1974

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0000 Tiger, Nepal

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0000 Tropical Lakes of South India, 1974

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A Study of the Biological Productivity of Some Ponds of South India, 1974

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0000 Venezuela, 1974

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Miscellaneous Proposals - Reviewed, 1973-1974

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Contracts - OIEP, 1972

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0000 Ocean Dumping

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0000 American Samoa Sorting Center, 1973

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0000 Cont. 7238 Keys to Water Quality, 1973

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0000 Environmental Baselines, 1973

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Tai Ping, 1973

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0000 Biological Survey - Israel, 1973

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Island Ecosystems - Polynesia, 1973

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0000 SW Pacific, 1973

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0000 India Ganges River, 1973-1974

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0000 Lake Titicaca, 1974

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0000 Poland Sorting Center, 1973

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0000 Persian Gulf, 1973

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0000 India Sorting Center, 1973

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0000 Lebanon, 1972-1973

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0000 Chesapeake Keys

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0000 Plankton

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0000 Iran - 5563 Continuation, 1973

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0000 India - Porto Nova, 1973

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90 Tropical Lakes of South India, 1972-1973

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90 Biological Productivity . . . Lakes of South India, 1974-1975

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98 Mediterranean Marine Sorting Center, 1973-1974 (2 folders)

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5649 Effects of Tropical Storm Agnes on the Chesapeake Bay, 1973

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6104 Cooperative Systematics Studies in Antarctic Biology, 1973

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6086 Participation in USARP Expeditions, 1970-1973

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SI 6105

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6308 Limnological Investigations of Skadar Lake, 1972-1975 (2 folders)

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6609 Report on the Biota of the Chesapeake Bay, 1973-1974

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