Administrative Records, 1984-1993

Close
Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

Consists of records documenting the proceedings of the Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents, Executive Committee during the tenure of Robert McCormick Adams, ninth Secretary of the Institution (1984-1994). The Committee meets ten days prior to the meeting of the full Board of Regents. After January of 1993, the report of the Executive Committee meeting is included in records of the full Board of Regents meeting. This practice was instituted to eliminate the creation and maintenance of duplicate materials for both meetings. Materials include agendas, minutes, reports, background material relating to matters before the Board; notes, clippings, lists of attendees; and brochures.

Subject

  • Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-2018
  • Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents

Category

Series Level Description

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

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1984
  • 1984-1993

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Committees
  • Museum trustees

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Brochures

Local number

SIA RS00789

Physical description

3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

Full Record

View Full Record