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Accession 92-083,  Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Council,  Records, 1978-1984

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Council
Title: Records
Dates: 1978-1984
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 92-083
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records contain background materials for the Smithsonian Council members and participants; correspondence and memoranda from and to James M. Young; the Council's planning committee reports; the Council's expenses; the Council's executive committee reports to the Secretary and Smithsonian Council members; budget reports; program materials; materials by Young concerning financial and logistical matters; financial matters; travel vouchers; copies of opening remarks made by the Secretary at the Council's meetings; briefs from various museum directors concerning different programs and activities in their respective museums; reports by Warren M. Robbins to the Council's executive committee concerning the establishment of the National Museum of African Art; programs for dinners and other functions of the Council; and copies of opening remarks made by different Council members. Included are magnetic and cassette tapes; newspaper clippings; pamphlets; brochures; and reports.

Descriptive Entry

These records contain background materials for the Smithsonian Council members and participants; correspondence and memoranda from and to James M. Young; the Council's planning committee reports; the Council's expenses; the Council's executive committee reports to the Secretary and Smithsonian Council members; budget reports; program materials; materials by Young concerning financial and logistical matters; financial matters; travel vouchers; copies of opening remarks made by the Secretary at the Council's meetings; briefs from various museum directors concerning different programs and activities in their respective museums; reports by Warren M. Robbins to the Council's executive committee concerning the establishment of the National Museum of African Art; programs for dinners and other functions of the Council; and copies of opening remarks made by different Council members. Included are magnetic and cassette tapes; newspaper clippings; pamphlets; brochures; and reports.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 92-083, Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Council, Records

Container List

Box 1

Council Meeting, 1981

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Fall 1981

Box 1 of 2

Fall Council Meeting, 10/19-21/1980

Box 1 of 2

Fall Council Meeting, 10/19-21/1980: Apples and Oysters, Dissenting from a Museum of Anthropology or Related Organizations, The National Research Film Center, A Report, October 15, 1980

Box 1 of 2

Fall Council Meeting, 10/19-21/1980: Toward a Museum of Anthropology, a Report of the Planning Group for a Strengthened Museum of Man..., July 1, 1980

Box 1 of 2

SI Council, Fall Meeting, 10/19-21/1979

Box 1 of 2

Fall Council Meeting, 10/27-29/1978

Box 1 of 2

Spring SI Council Meeting, 5/12-14/1978

Box 1 of 2

Financial Matters, Fall 1981

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Council Expenses, Fall 1980

Box 1 of 2

Expenses (Travel Vouchers) for 10/19-21/1979

Box 1 of 2

Expenses, Spring Meeting, 5/12-13/1978

Box 1 of 2

Expenses for Council Meeting 10/27-29/1978

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Program Materials, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Logistics, 1984

Box 1 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Program Materials

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Financial and Logistics Matters, Fall 1983

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, 1982

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Financial Matters, 1982

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Council Meeting, Travel Vouchers, Receipts, 1979

Box 2 of 2

Eight (8) 1/4" x 2400' 7" (Reel to Reel) Magnetic Recording Tapes

SI Council Meeting, 10/26/1974 (four tapes)

Box 2 of 2

SI Council Meeting, 10/26/1974: Brooks Speech and Ripley Closing Remarks (two tapes)

Box 2 of 2

SI Council Meeting, 12/4/1971 (two tapes)

Box 2 of 2

Five (5) Cassette Tapes

Council Dinner, A&I Rotunda, 10/27/1983

Box 2 of 2

Smithsonian Council Dinner, Hirshhorn Museum, 3rd Floor, Close of the Session, Side #1, 10/22/1973

Box 2 of 2

SI Council Meeting (continued), Presidential Suite, NMAH, Side #3, 10/20/1983

Box 2 of 2

SI Council Meeting, Presidential Suite, NMAH, 10/20/1983

Box 2 of 2

Dinner with Adams, Commons, 10/19/1983

Box 2 of 2