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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 04-048

National Museum of Natural History. Associate Director for Research and Collections

Subject Files, 1965-2000

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of Natural History. Associate Director for Research and Collections
Title: Subject Files
Dates: 1965-2000
Quantity: 3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 04-048
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of subject files from the Office of the Associate Director for Science. Associate Directors represented in these materials include Daniel E. Appleman, 1989-1993; Anna K. Behrensmeyer, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1993-1995, David L. Pawson, 1995-1998, and Ross B. Simons, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1998, and Associate Director for Research and Collections, 1998-2003. Materials include correspondence, committee records, and reports. Some records document other positions held by Associate Director for Research and Collections, Ross B. Simons. Particularly well documented are operations of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Center and the Mpala Wildlife Foundation. Records predating 1989 were created by previous administrators and maintained by the Associate Directors for Science and the Associate Director for Research and Collections.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of subject files from the Office of the Associate Director for Science. Associate Directors represented in these materials include Daniel E. Appleman, 1989-1993; Anna K. Behrensmeyer, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1993-1995, David L. Pawson, 1995-1998, and Ross B. Simons, Acting Associate Director for Science, 1998, and Associate Director for Research and Collections, 1998-2003.

Materials include correspondence, committee records, and reports. Some records document other positions held by Associate Director for Research and Collections, Ross B. Simons. Particularly well documented are operations of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Center and the Mpala Wildlife Foundation. Records predating 1989 were created by previous administrators and maintained by the Associate Directors for Science and the Associate Director for Research and Collections.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-048, National Museum of Natural History. Associate Director for Research and Collections, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

ASC 1 (Association of Systematics Collections) - 1998 (name changed to NSC Alliance in 2002)

Box 1 of 3

ASC 2 (Association of Systematics Collections) - 1998 (name changed to NSC Alliance in 2002)

Box 1 of 3

Women's Committee Proposals - 1994-1998

Box 1 of 3

Simons general correspondence (mostly external) - 1998-2000

Box 1 of 3

Squid Project

Box 1 of 3

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) - Final Environmental Impact Statement for the New Panama Canal Treaties - December, 1977

Box 1 of 3

STRI - Canal Zone Biological Area

Box 1 of 3

STRI - Bibliography of papers pertaining to natural history of Barro Colorado Island, Canal Zone (revised August 1965)

Box 1 of 3

STRI - Regulations and information for the Barro Colorado Nature Monument (volume 2 - English version)

Box 1 of 3

STRI 2000 - Panama Canal Information

Box 1 of 3

STRI 2000 - Land Holdings Master List

Box 1 of 3

STRI 2000 - Laws related to STRI

Box 1 of 3

STRI 2000 - Legal Status

Box 1 of 3

Mpala - June 1997 Trustees Meeting

Box 1 of 3

Mpala - 1996-1998

Box 1 of 3

Box 2

Mpala Wildlife Research Trust (2 folders)

Box 2 of 3

Mpala Trust

Box 2 of 3

Mpala Ranch - 1994

Box 2 of 3

Mpala/UNEP Proposal

Box 2 of 3

Mpala - 1995

Box 2 of 3

Mpala Ranch - 1995

Box 2 of 3

Mpala Research Trust

Box 2 of 3

Mpala - 1994

Box 2 of 3

Mpala Research

Box 2 of 3

Mpala - 1994

Box 2 of 3

Box 3

Mpala Proposals

Box 3 of 3

Japan - 1992-1993

Box 3 of 3

Japan - 1994

Box 3 of 3

Georgetown Symposium on Cuba Project/Caribbean - 1995

Box 3 of 3

International Development (Training) - 1995

Box 3 of 3

Japan - 1993

Box 3 of 3

RBS Correspondence for Secretary's Office

Box 3 of 3

RBS Correspondence for Office of the Director, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH)

Box 3 of 3

1991 Committee on Global Change Research (Appleman as ADRC)

Box 3 of 3