Meeting Records, 1994-2010

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the establishment, activities, discussions, administration, and other work of the Smithsonian Congress of Scholars and the Smithsonian Congress of Scholars Council. The Smithsonian Congress of Scholars was organized in 1994 to represent the interests of researchers in all parts of the Institution, to articulate the common concerns/views of those who are responsible for research, and take measures to assist the Institution in providing a favorable climate for scholarly work. The Smithsonian Congress of Scholars provides a monthly forum for the exchange of ideas and for discussion of matters of general interest to Smithsonian researchers. Through its representative Council, the Congress seeks to bring the concerns and needs of Smithsonian researchers to the attention of Smithsonian managers and planners. Materials include correspondence, news clippings, newsletters, charts, agendas, attedance lists, brochures, by laws, constitution, minutes, notes, pamphlets, reports, and supporting documentation.

Subject

Smithsonian Congress of Scholars Council

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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

Chronologic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1994
  • 1994-2010

Topic

  • Meetings
  • Advisory boards
  • Learning and scholarship
  • Museums and scholars

Form/Genre

  • Brochures
  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts
  • Newsletters
  • Audiotapes

Local number

SIA RS01101

Physical description

3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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