Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents
Administrative Records, 1964-1990
This accession consists of records that document the proceedings of the Smithsonian Institution's governing body, the Board of Regents, during the tenures of S. Dillon Ripley, eighth Secretary of the Institution (1964-1984), and Robert McCormick Adams, ninth Secretary of the Institution (1984-1994). There is a very small portion of records that refer to business before the Board of Regents' Executive Committee. Materials include agendas, minutes, reports, background material on matters before the Board; notes, clippings, lists of attendees; brochures, correspondence, and memoranda.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Adams, Robert McC. (Robert McCormick), 1926-
- Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon), 1913-2001
- Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents. Executive Committee
- Smithsonian Institution -- Administration
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 00-133, Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents, Administrative Records