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Accession 90-087,  Smithsonian/Man and the Biosphere Program,  Records, 1972-1989

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian/Man and the Biosphere Program
Title: Records
Dates: 1972-1989
Quantity: 7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 90-087
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records document the Smithsonian Institution's activities with the United Nations Education Science and Cultural Organization concerning the preservation of endangered historical and cultural ruins such as Moenjodaro (Pakistan), Carthage (Libya), and the Abu Nidal Egyptian temples (Philae Project, Nubian Campaign); the study of the environment (Tigris-Euphrates, Arid Lands), and a study of mosques. Also documented are Festival of India, and the National Forum on Biologic Diversity. Material include correspondence, reports, notes taken at meetings, synopses of panel discussions, and documentations collected from conferences and workshops.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document the Smithsonian Institution’s activities with the United Nations Education Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) concerning the preservation of endangered historical and cultural ruins such as Moenjodaro (Pakistan), Carthage (Libya), and the Abu Nidal Egyptian temples (Philae Project, Nubian Campaign); the study of the environment (Tigris-Euphrates, Arid Lands); and a study of mosques. Also documented are Festival of India and the National Forum on Biologic Diversity. These records include correspondence, reports, notes taken at meetings, synopses of panel discussions, and documentation collected from conferences and workshops.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-087, Smithsonian/Man and the Biosphere Program, Records

Container List

Box 1

"The Challenge to Our Cultural Heritage: Why Preserve the Past?" - Transcripts

Box 1 of 7

"A Critical Assessment of US Participation in UNESCO," Columbia, South Carolina, June 1-3, 1982

Box 1 of 7

"Transcript of 48th Session of US National Commission for UNESCO," December 13, 1984

Box 1 of 7

Nubian Campaign, 1974

Box 1 of 7

Nubian Campaign, 1973

Box 1 of 7

Nubian Campaign, 1970-1972

Box 1 of 7

Nubian Campaign, 1975-1982

Box 1 of 7

Report of the Nubian Campaign Executive Commission #17 and #18 (25th-29th Sessions), 1979

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Moenjodaro, 1983-1984

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Moenjodaro, Minutes

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Moenjodaro, Documents

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - ICOMOS

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO/IOC (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission)

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Cultural Transformation in Advanced Technological Societies, 1977

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Haitian Monuments Preservation

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO, 1973-1974

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Borobudur

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Museums at Aswan and Gezira

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO Committee of Experts on the Establishment of an Intergovernmental Committee Concerning the Restitution of Return of Cultural Property, 1978

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO Convention on Illicit Trade in Cultural Properties, 1983

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO ARTS

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO Historic Preservation

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO Humanities and Culture

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO Cultural Property

Box 1 of 7

US National Commission for UNESCO

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Natural Sciences

Box 1 of 7

US National Commission for UNESCO (2 folders)

Box 1 of 7

Smithsonian Institution (SI)/UNESCO Conference - UNESCO News Articles, 1984

Box 1 of 7

SI/UNESCO Conference - List of Journalists, 1984

Box 1 of 7

SI/UNESCO Conference - Miscellaneous final papers, invitations, 1984

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Folk Culture in the Americas, 1977

Box 1 of 7

UNESCO - Lists and Addresses of Journalists and Speakers, 1984

Box 1 of 7

Box 2

US/UNESCO Relations, 1983

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - Environment

Box 2 of 7

Philae (UNESCO), 1977-1978

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - Carthage

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - Philae Project, 1979-1980

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - General

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - General Conference

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - General, 1983

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO Conference - General Papers and Correspondence

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1980-1982

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1974

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1975

Box 2 of 7

Philae (UNESCO), 1960-1976

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1972

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - Nepal

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO - Thailand

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1984

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO/MAB (Man and the Biosphere)

Box 2 of 7

UNESCO, 1983-1984

Box 2 of 7

Photographs, 1984

Box 2 of 7

US Activities in UNESCO

Box 2 of 7

SI/UNESCO Symposium, April 1984

Box 2 of 7

State Department Report on UNESCO, 1984

Box 2 of 7

Southeast Asia: New Guinea

Box 2 of 7

Southeast Asia: Journal Articles

Box 2 of 7

Southeast Asia: Africa

Box 2 of 7

Southeast Asia: Pakistan

Box 2 of 7

Southeast Asia: India

Box 2 of 7

Box 3

Festival of India

Box 3 of 7

Festival of India: KATE

Box 3 of 7

Festival of India: Aditi - Script

Box 3 of 7

Festival of India: Symposia

Box 3 of 7

Festival of India: Films

Box 3 of 7

International Center Program: Ideas

Box 3 of 7

International Center Program: Reports

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Joe Reinhard

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Cal DeWitt and S. Gross

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Proposal Outlines

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Computer People

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Brian Spooner

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Historical Perspectives

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Mosque

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Iraq

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Arab Americans

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Gulf States

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Egypt (2 folders)

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Middle East

Box 3 of 7

Research Programs: Curt Larson

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: Smithsonian International Center

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: Quadrangle

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: Film Ideas

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: MacArthur Foundation

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: International Center - Audio/Visual

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: Wilson Center

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: Smithsonian - General

Box 3 of 7

National/International Organizations: National Air and Space Museum (NASM)

Box 3 of 7

US Agencies: USAID

Box 3 of 7

US Agencies: Fish and Wildlife Sem.

Box 3 of 7

US Agencies: National Science Foundation

Box 3 of 7

US Agencies: Meetings - Notes, untyped

Box 3 of 7

US Agencies: Meetings - Notes (2 folders)

Box 3 of 7

UNESCO - Moenjodaro

Box 3 of 7

Burma

Box 3 of 7

Mike Robinson/National Zoological Park (NZP) Project

Box 3 of 7

Box 4

Tom Lovejoy

Box 4 of 7

Terry Erwin/Tambopata Reserve Project

Box 4 of 7

Paul Taylor - Indonesia, Wallacea

Box 4 of 7

Bamboo

Box 4 of 7

Islands (2 folders)

Box 4 of 7

Island Ecosystems

Box 4 of 7

Anapurna Meeting, 1985

Box 4 of 7

International Research and Activities

Box 4 of 7

Conference Center, Front Royal

Box 4 of 7

Paul Taylor

Box 4 of 7

Remote Sensing

Box 4 of 7

Survival International

Box 4 of 7

NASM Photographs

Box 4 of 7

National Museum of Natural History (NMNH)

Box 4 of 7

Malaysia (Biological Diversity)

Box 4 of 7

Mike Robinson - NZP

Box 4 of 7

Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Meeting, 2/7/1985

Box 4 of 7

Activities in Africa

Box 4 of 7

Mary McCrutcheon

Box 4 of 7

OTA (Office of Technology Assessment)

Box 4 of 7

Mac Chapin

Box 4 of 7

Anna Caravelli

Box 4 of 7

Nalini Shetty

Box 4 of 7

Panama Trip Vouchers

Box 4 of 7

Miscellaneous

Box 4 of 7

Staff Suggestions

Box 4 of 7

Wilson Center

Box 4 of 7

Festival of India

Box 4 of 7

Congress

Box 4 of 7

Steve Hubbell

Box 4 of 7

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)-SI

Box 4 of 7

World Resources Institute

Box 4 of 7

Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES)

Box 4 of 7

Translation Program

Box 4 of 7

Assignments

Box 4 of 7

Telecommunications

Box 4 of 7

Encyclopedia of Associations: Few Categories from Index

Box 4 of 7

National Academy of Sciences

Box 4 of 7

Sackler Gallery

Box 4 of 7

National Associates

Box 4 of 7

Directorate in General

Box 4 of 7

Schmertz, Conroy, LeMay

Box 4 of 7

Personnel

Box 4 of 7

Adams

Box 4 of 7

Don Messerschmidt

Box 4 of 7

Six Month Report

Box 4 of 7

Smithsonian Interbureau Conference on Tropical Biology

Box 4 of 7

Ross Simons

Box 4 of 7

Fresh Water Lakes, Saran Twombly, Malawi, Tanganyika

Box 4 of 7

MAB

Box 4 of 7

Tropical Forest - General

Box 4 of 7

Terry Erwin

Box 4 of 7

Deforestation

Box 4 of 7

Dick Fiske/NMNH Project

Box 4 of 7

Tigris-Euphrates

Box 4 of 7

Arid Lands, Desertification

Box 4 of 7

Arid Lands

Box 4 of 7

Anapurna

Box 4 of 7

Mountain Slope Ecology

Box 4 of 7

Budget - Directorate of International Activities (DIA)

Box 4 of 7

Mike Robinson/NZP

Box 4 of 7

Program Staff

Box 4 of 7

Mary McCutcheon

Box 4 of 7

1988 Forum "What Can We Do to Help You?"

Box 4 of 7

Box 5

International Fellowships

Box 5 of 7

Nepal

Box 5 of 7

Program Statement

Box 5 of 7

Columbian Quincentenary

Box 5 of 7

International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS)

Box 5 of 7

IUCN

Box 5 of 7

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Box 5 of 7

World Wildlife Fund

Box 5 of 7

Birth

Box 5 of 7

Judy Frater

Box 5 of 7

Wilson Center

Box 5 of 7

Meetings - Memos to be edited and sent

Box 5 of 7

George N. Appell

Box 5 of 7

Data Base Information Center

Box 5 of 7

Near East Studies Program

Box 5 of 7

Meetings Memorandum: Walter Spink

Box 5 of 7

Meetings Memorandum: Cultural Survival

Box 5 of 7

General: Six Month Report

Box 5 of 7

Educational Communications: To be done

Box 5 of 7

Educational Communications: Conservation Foundation

Box 5 of 7

Educational Communications: East-West Center

Box 5 of 7

Educational Communications: National Wildlife Federation

Box 5 of 7

United Nations

Box 5 of 7

United Nations: US MAB

Box 5 of 7

United Nations: UNESCO - 12/3/1984 Meeting

Box 5 of 7

United Nations: UNESCO

Box 5 of 7

United Nations: Gary Klee

Box 5 of 7

Data for Data Base Input: Directory of Environmental Organizations

Box 5 of 7

Data for Data Base Input: 1982 Published Search Bibliographies - Environment

Box 5 of 7

Data for Data Base Input: Congressional Quarterly's Washington Information Directory, 1980-1981

Box 5 of 7

Data for Data Base Input: Directories Pertaining to Associations, Institutions, Centers, etc., Involved in Environmental Sciences and Ecosystems Research

Box 5 of 7

Data for Data Base Input: Extinction in Insular Ecosystems - Steadman/Olson/Kaeppler Proposal

Box 5 of 7

Asen Balikci

Box 5 of 7

Religious Architecture Exhibition

Box 5 of 7

Religious Art Temple Architecture Comparative Exhibition

Box 5 of 7

Jack Frazier

Box 5 of 7

Letters

Box 5 of 7

Letters (miscellaneous)

Box 5 of 7

Area Study Programs

Box 5 of 7

Press List Publicity

Box 5 of 7

Atanas Slavos

Box 5 of 7

Ecological Anthropology / Cultural Ecology / Secondary Bibliography

Box 5 of 7

Directory or Directories on Environment and Ecology

Box 5 of 7

Encyclopedia of Associations: Few Categories from Index

Box 5 of 7

Encyclopedia of Associations: Environment, Ecology, Conservation

Box 5 of 7

Directory of Directories: Few Categories from Index

Box 5 of 7

Ecological Anthropology / Cultural Ecology / Core Bibliography

Box 5 of 7

Telecon. - Questions sent in to DIA

Box 5 of 7

National Forum on Biologic Diversity, September 21-24, 1986

National Forum - Publicity Materials

Box 5 of 7

Box 6

National Forum on Bio-Diversity - Documents

Box 6 of 7

National Forum on Bio-Diversity - General Materials (3 folders)

Box 6 of 7

Forum / NMNH Office of Education

Box 6 of 7

Forum - Displays

Box 6 of 7

Anne Peret

Box 6 of 7

SITES / Bio-Diversity Exhibit

Box 6 of 7

PBS - Forum

Box 6 of 7

United States Information Agency (USIA) - "Worldnet" - Forum

Box 6 of 7

Bio-Diversity - Programs

Box 6 of 7

Bio-Diversity - General

Box 6 of 7

Bio-Diversity - Audio/Visual

Box 6 of 7

Sunday Keynote

Box 6 of 7

Sunday Film

Box 6 of 7

Monday Morning Panels

Box 6 of 7

Monday Noon Film

Box 6 of 7

Monday Afternoon Panels

Box 6 of 7

Monday Evening Keynote / Film

Box 6 of 7

Congress

Box 6 of 7

National Forum Teleconference

Box 6 of 7

March Planning Meeting

Box 6 of 7

Correspondence - Organizers / Panelists

Box 6 of 7

Mailing Lists - Data Base

Box 6 of 7

Volunteer

Box 6 of 7

Brochure

Box 6 of 7

Poster-Panel Exhibition / SITES

Box 6 of 7

Box 7

Budget

Box 7 of 7

Meeting 2/12/1986 - Master Lists

Box 7 of 7

Participating SI Offices

Box 7 of 7

Registration

Box 7 of 7

Smithsonian National Associates

Box 7 of 7

Telecourse

Box 7 of 7

Poster Panel Exhibition

Box 7 of 7

Correspondence

Box 7 of 7

Meeting Notes

Box 7 of 7

Planning Materials

Box 7 of 7

OTA

Box 7 of 7

Organizers and Participants

Box 7 of 7

Closing 8-26

Box 7 of 7

821-908 (9) Master

Box 7 of 7

Closing 9-5

Box 7 of 7

Group Registrations

Box 7 of 7

Closing 8-21

Box 7 of 7

Closing 8-28

Box 7 of 7

Total Registration

Box 7 of 7

Registration - Groups

Box 7 of 7

Cancellations

Box 7 of 7

Special Guests

Box 7 of 7

TV Tickets

Box 7 of 7

School Groups

Box 7 of 7

Request for Information

Box 7 of 7

People to Call

Box 7 of 7

Registration

Box 7 of 7

Panel Sessions

Edward O. Wilson - Keynote

Box 7 of 7

Paul Erlich - Keynote

Box 7 of 7

Harold Mooney - Diversity at Risk: Global Perspective

Box 7 of 7

Peter Raven - Diversity at Risk: Tropical Forest

Box 7 of 7

Stephen Jay Gould - Keynote

Box 7 of 7

Michael Hanemann - Value of Biodiversity

Box 7 of 7

William Burley - How is Biodiversity Being Monitored and Protected

Box 7 of 7

William Conway - Science and Technology: How Can They Help?

Box 7 of 7

Michael Robinson - Alternatives to Destruction

Box 7 of 7

Ira Rubinoff - Policies to Protect Diversity

Box 7 of 7

Thomas Lovejoy - Present Problems and Future Prospects

Box 7 of 7

James E. Lovelock - The Earth as a Living Organism

Box 7 of 7