SIA Acc. 94-002, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Contracts and Procurement Office, Grant Proposals, 1971-1990

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This accession consists of research grants, contracts, and Scholarly Studies Proposals submitted to fund various astrophysical research projects. Materials include correspondence, grant proposals and supplements to the proposals, progress reports, contracts and subsequent modifications, and requests for foreign travel grants in order to discuss research projects at professional conferences.


Folder List in accession file.


Organized into subseries: 1) Research Grants and Contracts; 2) Scholarly Studies Proposals

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1971
  • 1971-1990

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Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2006; Transferring office; Contact reference staff for details


  • Astrophysics
  • Research grants


  • Manuscripts
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 94-002

Physical description

19 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes)

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