Grant Records, 1980-1993

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the administration of the Research Opportunity Fund, Scholarly Studies Program, and Seidell Fund during the tenures of David Challinor, Assistant Secretary for Science, 1970-1984, and Assistant Secretary for Research, 1985-1987; and Robert S. Hoffmann, Assistant Secretary for Research 1988-1991, Assistant Secretary for the Sciences, 1992-1994, and Assistant Provost for the Sciences, 1995. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; applications; award notifications; reports by awardees; and accounting documents.

Subject

  • Challinor, David
  • Hoffmann, Robert S
  • Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for the Sciences
  • Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Research
  • Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science

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Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Chronologic by fiscal year and numeric by report number, museum, institute or office

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1980
  • 1980-1993

Restrictions & Rights

Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details

Topic

Research grants

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00656

Physical description

13 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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