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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 01-091

National Zoological Park. Office of the Director

Appointment Files, 1998-1999

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Title: Appointment Files
Dates: 1998-1999
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 01-091
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of materials that document the activities of the Office of the Director during the tenure of Director Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials include files pertaining to meetings, conferences, seminars, workshops, research trips, events, media interviews, and visits to foreign and domestic zoological parks and aquariums attended or made by the Director; and tours of the National Zoological Park coordinated and/or given by the Director to Congressional leaders, scientific visitors, heads of state, friends, and associates. Materials found in these records are not duplicated in other records created by the Office, but will be supplemented by other record series created by the Office of the Director.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of the Director during the tenure of Director Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Materials include files pertaining to meetings, conferences, seminars, workshops, research trips, events, media interviews, and visits to foreign and domestic zoological parks and aquariums attended or made by the Director; and tours of the National Zoological Park (NZP)coordinated and/or given by the Director to Congressional leaders, scientific visitors, heads of state, friends, and associates.

Materials found in these records are not duplicated in other records created by the Office, but will be supplemented by other record series created by the Office of the Director.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-091, National Zoological Park. Office of the Director, Appointment Files

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Container List

Box 1

Conference - Emerging Issues Forum/North Carolina University, 1/26/1998

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Workshop/Conservation and Research Center (CRC) Front Royal, 2/6-8/1998

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Congressman Regula's staff/tour, 3/1/1998

Box 1 of 2

Yvonne Dyson & family of 7 (Certificate winner), 2/3/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting and Tour - Naomi Stevenson, 2/2/1998 (cancelled)

Box 1 of 2

Conservation Biology Workshop at Front Royal, 2/1-2/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting and Tour - Ken Sim & Jan Louwman (London), 1/29/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting - Shelby Kaplan Los Angeles Zoo Commission, 1/28/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting with Harry Rand, 1/6/1998

Box 1 of 2

Lana Piatogorsky and family of 5 (tour), 1/5/1998

Box 1 of 2

TSA Tour Argentina and Brazil, 1/14/1998

Box 1 of 2

Congressman McDade and family (tour), 5/18/1998

Box 1 of 2

The Oxford Society (tour), 5/9-10/1998

Box 1 of 2

Stephan Barkanic and 25 kindergarten students (tour), 4/28/1998

Box 1 of 2

Interview, Radio News Service (Good Day USA) with Ellen Ratner, 4/27/1998

Box 1 of 2

National Academy of Science (tour), 4/27/1998

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Magazine (guests of 4) tour, 4/25/1998

Box 1 of 2

Paul Moran and family (Virginia Congressman's brother) tour, 4/24/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting and Tour - Dr. Mauvis Gore, Edinburgh Zoo, 4/24/1998

Box 1 of 2

Karen Griddle and John Reingold, Seattle, Washington (tour), 4/23/1998

Box 1 of 2

Congressman Tom Allen (tour), Maine, 4/19/1998

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Brief Remarks (Egyptian Minister), 4/15/1998

Box 1 of 2

Astronauts visit, 4/15/1998

Box 1 of 2

The Musical Theater Center (tour), 4/14/1998

Box 1 of 2

PBS - Life from the Rainforest (on-line), 4/14/1998

Box 1 of 2

Michael Maguire (Zoological Society of Ireland) tour, 4/13/1998

Box 1 of 2

Lunch and Tour - Cissel Collins and family of 7 (Smithsonian Craft Show), 4/6/1998

Box 1 of 2

Justice O'Connor (tour), 4/5/1998

Box 1 of 2

Congressional Staff (tour), 4/3/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting and Tour - North Carolina State University students, 4/3/1998

Box 1 of 2

Seminar on Animal Behavior, 4/2/1998

Box 1 of 2

Painted by Orangutan Inda, donated to Craft Show Silent Auction, 4/1/1998

Box 1 of 2

Joy Wheeler and family of 4 from Texas (tour), 3/19/1998

Box 1 of 2

15 Catholic University Students (tour) 3/11/98

Box 1 of 2

NZP Retreat, November 1998, Cancelled for March 1999

Box 1 of 2

Speaker (Biopark) for Michigan State University, 3/9/1998

Box 1 of 2

Visitors from Leipzig Zoo (tour), 3/8/1998

Box 1 of 2

Congressman Regula's friends (tour), 3/4/1998

Box 1 of 2

Welcome Remarks - Fish & Wildlife Foundation Symposium, 6/18/1998

Box 1 of 2

Welcome Remarks - Colombian Arts Exhibition Opening, 6/15/1998

Box 1 of 2

Suzanne Davis and family of 6 (tour), 6/13/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting - Museum Assessment Program (AAM), 6/11/1998

Box 1 of 2

Meeting and lunch - Smithsonian Washington Council Comm., 6/9/1998

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Meeting - Ripley's House in New York - Ripley Waterfowl Sanctuary, 6/6/1998

Box 1 of 2

Marikay Shaw and family of 4 (Mrs. Robinson's school) (tour), 6/5/1998

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Westminster Seminar, 5/28/1998

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture, 5/27/1998

Box 1 of 2

Fifth International Zoo Design Conference U.K. Paignton Zoo, 5/18-22/1998

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STRI staff DC and Panama tour, 5/1998

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Smithsonian Environmental Leadership Course - CRC, 5/13/1998

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Senator Mitch McConnell and family (tour), 8/18/1998

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Meeting with Leann Meier's, Toronga Zoo, Australia, 8/25/1998

Box 1 of 2

Museum Careers - Speaker (seminar for interns), 7/23/1998

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Delegation from China (tour), 7/22/1998

Box 1 of 2

Remarks - National Youth Science Camp, 7/16/1998

Box 1 of 2

15 officials from Japan (tour), 7/14/1998

Box 1 of 2

Gala Chairs visit (tour), Participants of America's Smithsonian Tour, 7/4/1998

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Chinese Delegation Tour, 7/1/1998

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Meeting and tour - Dr. Donna Malloy and Cassie Turner from USDA, 7/1/1998

Box 1 of 2

Global Environment Facility Council Members (Emanta Mishra), 10/18/1998

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Smithsonian Benefactors Circle (dinner), 10/17-18/1998

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The Oxford Society Tour, 10/17-18/1998 and 10/24-25/1998

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Meeting with Clara L. Solano Gutierrez - Colombia, 10/15/1998

Box 1 of 2

Representative Jeffrey Headlee and family of 3 (tour), 10/9/1998

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Ricardo Navarro and family of 6 from Madrid, Spain, 10/6/1998

Box 1 of 2

England visitors, MHR friends (tour), 10/2/1998

Box 1 of 2

US/EPA Conference - Reception and lunch, 9/7-8/1998

Box 1 of 2

Classic Air Safari - Smithsonian Study Tour, 8/31-9/14/1998

Box 1 of 2

Zhen Render (tour) guide by Hudson, 12/18/1998

Box 1 of 2

Tony Williams, South Africa (Tour & Meeting), 12/9/1998

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Environmental Energy Meeting Study Institute, 12/7/1998

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Craft Show (Silent Auction - Women's Committee) tour, 11/29/1998

Box 1 of 2

Dutch Embassy staff (tour), 11/24/1998

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Speaker - John Hopkins University Students, 11/21/1998

Box 1 of 2

Environmental Literacy Council Meeting (lunch-dinner), 11/19-20/1998

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Planning Committee Meeting for the year 2000, 11/20/1998

Box 1 of 2

TSA Program/Exploration of the National Zoo (lecture), 10/21/1998

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Speaker - Society of Environment/Toxicology & Chemistry (North Carolina), 11/15/1998

Box 1 of 2

Lecture - Art Molella - American History, 11/07/1998

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Congressman Rob Portman (tour), 7/18/2000

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Tour, Drs. Pechlaner & Kasbauer, Vienna Zoo, Austria, 7/3/2000

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Tour, Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, Washington (certificate winners), 7/2000

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Tour, Abdul Rahman Al-Do, Al-Ain Zoo, United Arab Emirates, 6/20/2000

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Congressman Bob Ranks and family (tour), 6/10/2000

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Congressman Rob Portman (tour) guided by Hudson, 6/6/2000

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Korea Delegation (tour), 6/2/2000

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Senator Frits and guests (tour), 6/1/2000

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Congressman Regula's guests (tour), 5/22/2000

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Maria Finnigan and staff (tour) Toronga Zoo, Australia, 5/19/2000

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Netherlands visitors (tour), 5/15/2000

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Fred Stehr and guests/University of Michigan (tour), 5/12/2000

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Geoffrey Greed, Bristol Zoo (tour), 4/15/2000

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Senator Mitch McConnell and guests (tour), 4/19/2000

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Peter Andrews and guests (tour), 4/15/2000

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MHR farewell party, 4/11/2000

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AZA Conference, El Paso, Texas (Keynote), 4/5/2000

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Luncheon Group, 3/30/2000

Box 1 of 2

AIBS American Institute Biological Sciences (tour), 3/25/2000

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Congressman Rob Portman and family (tour), 3/24/2000

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AIBS American Institute Biological Sciences Meeting, 3/23/2000

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Employee Perspective Survey, 3/21/2000

Box 1 of 2

Congressman Jim Ryan and family (tour), 3/17/2000

Box 1 of 2

Galapagos trip (cancelled), 3/17/2000

Box 1 of 2

Secretary Small and Provost visit (tour), 3/10/2000

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Sheik Mohammed, Beannani - Morocco (tour), 3/7/2000

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Social Capital Conference, Lansing, Michigan, 2/18/2000

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Tour and meeting - Darrel McFadden, DD of Detroit Zoo, 2/16/2000

Box 1 of 2

Mr. Portabella, Director of Barcelona Zoo (tour), 2/3/2000

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Lunch with Justice O'Connor, 1/21/2000

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Trane Mynard and staff of Cincinnati Zoo (tour), 12/10/1999

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Women's Committee, Craft Show, Silent Auction (tour), 12/8/1999

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Dr. John Waithaka, Kenya (tour), 12/2/1999, Hudson (guider)

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Lecture/University of Westminster, London, United Kingdom, 11/24/1999

Box 1 of 2

Uzidayan, Mrs Ralston (tour), 11/22/1999, Hudson (guider)

Box 1 of 2

Chris West and John Regan (tour), 11/14/1999

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1999 SI Council Meeting on Research (panel discussion), 11/13/1999

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Zoofari winners, Gallaher family (tour), 10/31/1999

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Alan Morrison and family (tour), London, 10/24/1999

Box 1 of 2

Russ Cossart and family (Galapagos friend) (tour), 10/23/1999

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Young Presidents Organization TSA at ASG, 10/15/1999

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Natalie and Michael Winsz, Regula's friend, 10/8/1999

Box 1 of 2

Zoofari winners (tour), 9/3-4/1999

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Ed Knapp and OC staff (tour), Beim guider, 9/3/1999

Box 1 of 2

Delbert Flowers (tour), Hudson leaded, 9/3/1999

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Luncheon, President of the Republic of Panama Mr. Balladares, 8/4/1999

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XXVI International Ethological Conference, Bangalore, India, 8/2/1999

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National Youth Science Foundation (Speaker), 7/22/1999

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Congressional staff, Deb Weatherly (tour), 7/22/1999

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Dede Ralston (tour), 7/20/1999

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Congressman Shaw and family (tour), 7/16/1999, Hoage leaded

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American Prairie Exhibit opening, 7/8/1999

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Chinese Delegation Dingjin Hu-Liu Zhaodong (tour), 7/7/1999

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Fabric Workshop Meeting re: Spiders, 6/29/1999

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Netherlands Embassy (tour), 6/24/1999

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Children TV Program Meeting, 6/21/1999

Box 1 of 2

SCMP Annual Luncheon, 6/9/1999

Box 1 of 2

GEF M&E Team Retreat World Bank, 6/7-8/1999

Box 1 of 2

Interview to Ernst Mayer in Boston, 5/13/1999

Box 1 of 2

Ghillean Prance (lecture), 5/27/1999

Box 1 of 2

Faircloth Richard (Tour and Meeting), 5/27/1999

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Box 2

Workshop - Arrowhead (cancelled), 5/24-25/1999

Box 2 of 2

Michael Denton and Robert H. McNulty (Queensland Events), 5/12/1999

Box 2 of 2

Kelly Carson and guest (tour), 5/7/1999

Box 2 of 2

Cathy Travernicht and group of students (Mrs. Robinson's school) tour, 5/1/1999

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Tony Coates and STRI staff, 4/29/1999

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Era Marshall and staff of OEEMA, 4/21/1999

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League of Cons. Voters - Reception, 4/21/1999

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Award Ceremony to MHR at Embassy of Brazil, 4/20/1999

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Wings of the Americas Linkage - Embassy of Ecuador (reception), 4/20/1999

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Tour, NASA staff, 4/16/1999, Hoage leaded

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Phone interview, Washington Post Magazine, 4/13/1999

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Mr. Short, Amy and guests (breakfast and tour), 4/10/1999

Box 2 of 2

Director's Circle FONZ 40th Anniversary Dinner, 4/9/1999

Box 2 of 2

Charlie Hertwig, Georgia (tour), 4/8/1999

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Senator Mitch McConnell (tour), 4/8/1999

Box 2 of 2

Ikuo Hirayama - Induction (ceremony), 4/5/1999

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Congressman Regula's guests Mr.& Mrs. Timkin (tour), 4/5/1999

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Interview, French TV Channel 2, 4/1/1999

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Interview, ABC 20/20, 4/1/1999

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Press Conference Event (A.W. Dahlberg, CEO), 3/31/1999

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Tour/Colombia Ambassador Mr. Moreno and son, 3/30/1999

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Presentation, Virginia Tech Wildlife Society, 3/1999

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Smithsonian Study Tour/The Galapagos Islands and Quito, 3/12/1999

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Luncheon, 3/9/1999

Box 2 of 2

SERC position Terrestrial Animal Ecology, 3/4/1999

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NZP Advisory Board - STRI, 2/17-21/1999

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COD Meeting at STRI Panama, 2/23/1999

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Tour and Meeting with Mr. Wang, China, 2/8/1999

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian National Board Meeting, 2/5/1999

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Meeting with President of Ecuador, 2/5/1999

Box 2 of 2

Speaker, Eastern Middle School, Silver Spring, 2/3/1999

Box 2 of 2

AZA Annual Director's Retreat at Orlando, Florida, 1/22/1999

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California Trip, 1/19/1999

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Meeting with Tim Traver, Pollinarium, 1/15/1999

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GEF Biodiversity International Water Retreat (World Bank), 1/8/1999

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Congressman John Hoestetler and family (Indiana) tour, 1/4/1999

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