Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars
Symposia and Seminars Records, 1969-1980
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Wilton Dillon, Director, documenting the planning and execution of symposia and seminars sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution. Symposia and seminars documented in this accession include "D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture," "Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America," and "The United States in the World." Some records also document the general history of the Office of Symposia and Seminars. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, planning documents, flyers, papers, biographical information on presenters, participant lists, schedules, handouts, proposals, clippings, press packets, calls for papers, budgets, photographs, and related materials.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Dillon, Wilton S., 1923-
- Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America (Symposium) (1977: Washington, D.C.)
- United States in the World (Symposium) (1976: Washington, D.C.)
- D. C. Research Seminar on Popular Culture (Seminar) (1969-1970: Washington, D.C.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-192, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Symposia and Seminars Records