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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 97-048

Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Research

Subject Files, circa 1971, 1975-1985

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Research
Title: Subject Files
Dates: circa 1971, 1975-1985
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 97-048
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the administrative records from the office of David Challinor, former Assistant Secretary for Science, 1970-1984, and Assistant Secretary for Research, 1985-1987. The records consist primarily of correspondence pertaining to the Scientific Encounters Project, Quadrangle Project, grants, Aldabra and Rennell Island (in the Pacific), and the Research Council Committee.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the administrative records from the office of David Challinor, former Assistant Secretary for Science, 1970-1984, and Assistant Secretary for Research, 1985-1987. The records consist mostly of correspondence pertaining to the Scientific Encounters Project, Quadrangle Project, grants, Aldabra and Rennell Island (in the Pacific), and the Research Council Committee.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-048, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

Incoming Correspondence, 1982-1985

Box 1 of 1

Quadrangle, 1979-1984

Box 1 of 1

Qualifications and Personal Papers, 1984

Box 1 of 1

Quarterly Reports of Contracts and Grants, 1984

Box 1 of 1

Renewable Energy Institute, 1985

Box 1 of 1

Research Corporation, 1984-1985

Box 1 of 1

Research Program Council, 1971

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence: Aldabra and Rennell Island, 1975-1978

Box 1 of 1

Evaluation of Smithsonian Restaurant Activities, 1983

Box 1 of 1

Correspondence: S. Dillon Ripley, 1975-1985

Box 1 of 1

Scientific Encounters Project, 1975-1976

Box 1 of 1