Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Research
Subject Files, circa 1971, 1975-1985
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.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Challinor, David, 1920-2008
- Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Science
- Smithsonian Institution. Quadrangle Museum Project
- Scientific Encounters: Public Debates on Public Policy Issues Involving the Sciences (Lectures)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-048, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Research, Subject Files