Subject Files, 1964, 1968-2002

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Consists of records documenting the professional, programmatic, and administrative activities of Dept. of Zoological Research staff. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; newsletters; research and funding proposals; committee and council reports, meeting minutes, and agendas; inventories of research projects; planning documents; research progress reports; budgets; photographs of animals; publication reviews; notices of research projects; questionnaires; staff listings; architectural drawings and floor and site plans; flyers, brochures, and posters; training materials; procedural manuals; clippings; images; logbooks; notes; and related materials. Some materials were created by predecessor units, including the Office of Animal Management, the Office of Animal Programs, and the Dept. of Zoological Research and Education.


  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of Animal Programs
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of Animal Management
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Department of Zoological Research and Education


Series Level Description


  • 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.


Alphabetic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1964
  • 1964-2002
  • 1964, 1968-2002


  • Zoos
  • Zoology
  • Zoology--Research
  • Zoologists


  • Manuscripts
  • Newsletters
  • Brochures
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Posters
  • Architectural drawings
  • Books
  • Floor plans

Local number

SIA RS00930

Physical description

  • 26.41 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
  • 8.5 cu. ft. processed holdings

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