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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 95-071

Smithsonian Institution. Directorate of International Activities. Office of Service and Protocol

Summary Report Records, 1984-1988

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Directorate of International Activities. Office of Service and Protocol
Title: Summary Report Records
Dates: 1984-1988
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 95-071
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the development and publication of "A Summary Report: Profile of the Smithsonian Institution's International Activities and Foreign Interests," published in April 1985 by the Office of Service and Protocol of the Directorate of International Activities. The purpose of the report was to assemble and summarize information about the scholarly activities and interests of the Smithsonian Institution which involved foreign areas or foreign specialists. Materials include completed and returned copies of the "International Profile Questionnaire" that were sent to Smithsonian Institution staff to survey international activity; memoranda and reports from Smithsonian bureaus describing international activity; mailing lists of report recipients; memoranda and notes regarding the assembly of the information; draft copies of the report; and master copies of the report, as well as copies of similar reports issued during the 1980s.

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This accession consists of records that document the development and publication of "A Summary Report: Profile of the Smithsonian Institution's International Activities and Foreign Interests," published by the Office of Service and Protocol of the Directorate of International Activities. The purpose of the report was to assemble and summarize information about the scholarly activities and interests of the Smithsonian Institution which involved foreign areas or foreign specialists.

The records contain completed and returned copies of the "International Profile Questionnaire" that were sent to SI staff to survey international activity; memoranda and reports from Smithsonian bureaus describing international activity; mailing lists of report recipients; memoranda and notes regarding the assembly of the information; draft copies of the report; and master copies of the report.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-071, Smithsonian Institution. Directorate of International Activities. Office of Service and Protocol, Summary Report Records

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Container List

Box 1

Profile of Smithsonian International Activities - Questionnaires and Drafts

Office of Fellowships and Grants (OFG)

Box 1 of 2

Museum Programs

Box 1 of 2

Conservation Analytical Laboratory (CAL)

Box 1 of 2

Office of Museum Programs (OMP)

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO)

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES)

Box 1 of 2

Horticulture

Box 1 of 2

Office of Telecommunications

Box 1 of 2

Office of Smithsonian Symposia and Seminars (OSSS)

Box 1 of 2

Profile report

Box 1 of 2

International profile

Box 1 of 2

National Air and Space Museum (NASM)

Box 1 of 2

Office of the Secretary

Box 1 of 2

Office of Membership and Development (OMD)

Box 1 of 2

Office of the Assistant Secretary, Administration

Box 1 of 2

History and Art

Box 1 of 2

Freer

Box 1 of 2

National Museum of American Art (NMAA)

Box 1 of 2

Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Box 1 of 2

National Museum of African Art (NMAfA)

Box 1 of 2

National Museum of American History (NMAH)

Box 1 of 2

National Portrait Gallery (NPG)

Box 1 of 2

Joseph Henry Papers Project

Box 1 of 2

Archives of American Art (AAA)

Box 1 of 2

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG)

Box 1 of 2

Office of American Studies (OAMERS)

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)

Box 1 of 2

NASM

Box 1 of 2

National Museum of Natural History (NMNH)

Box 1 of 2

National Zoological Park (NZP)

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)

Box 1 of 2

Profile, 1987-1988 edition

Box 1 of 2

Profile, October 1984

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous questionnaires

Box 1 of 2

Profile of Smithsonian International Activities - Drafts and Mailing Lists

Draft - Profile 1987 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Non-country, Oceans, NMNH

Box 1 of 2

Profile, June 1985 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Mailing list for Profile

Box 1 of 2

Summary report on the International Interests and Activities of the Smithsonian Institution - Part On: Regional Abstracts

Box 1 of 2

Profile - Part A, Master 1st copy, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Profile - Part B, Master 1st copy, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Profile - Part C, Master 1st copy, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Profile - Part D, Master 1st copy, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Non-country specific international activities of the Smithsonian

Box 1 of 2

Profile - Master copy, March 1985

Box 1 of 2

Profile, February 1985 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Summary report - Profile, April 1985

Box 1 of 2

Drafts - Profile, February 1985

Box 1 of 2

Drafts - Profile, March 1985

Box 1 of 2

Summary report - Profile, March 1985

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Draft - profile, January 1985

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous drafts and other materials (3 folders)

Box 2 of 2