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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 81-091

Collected Smithsonian Publications (Braille), 1974-1975

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
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Title: Collected Smithsonian Publications (Braille)
Dates: 1974-1975
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 81-091
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of Braille versions of "The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men" (6 chapters) by Walter Karp, published by the Smithsonian and American Heritage Magazine; "Seeing the Smithsonian: The Official Guidebook to the Smithsonian Institution, Its Museums and Galleries" (2 volumes); and two copies of unidentified Braille publications, labeled only as "Free Material for the Blind and Physically Handicapped."

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This accession consists of Braille versions of The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men (6 chapters) by Walter Karp, published by the Smithsonian and American Heritage Magazine; Seeing the Smithsonian: The Official Guidebook to the Smithsonian Institution, Its Museums and Galleries (2 volumes); and two copies of unidentified Braille publications, labeled only as "Free Material for the Blind and Physically Handicapped."

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 81-091, Collected Smithsonian Publications (Braille)

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 1: "The Legacy," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 2: "Natural History," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 3: "Flight, Space and the Elements," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 4: "A History Written in Objects," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 5: "The Arts," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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The Smithsonian Institution: An Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men, Chapter 6: "The Society of Scholars," by Walter Karp, published by SI and American Heritage Magazine

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Seeing the Smithsonian: The Official Guidebook to the Smithsonian Institution, Its Museums and Galleries, Volumes 1-2

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Free Matter for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (2 copies)

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