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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 09-038

National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs

Subject Files, circa 1977-2003

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Title: Subject Files
Dates: circa 1977-2003
Quantity: 7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 09-038
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Office of Public Affairs, especially those activities related to publicity, outreach, and education. Materials include educational activities, biographical files, clippings, press releases, publications, memoranda, correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, reports, event photographs, transparencies of animals, lecture recordings, training videotapes, videotapes of news segments, audiotapes of interviews, films and videotapes created by National Zoological Park staff, and related materials.

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This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the National Zoological Park (NZP), Office of Public Affairs, especially those activities related to publicity, outreach, and education. Materials include educational activities, biographical files, clippings, press releases, publications, memoranda, correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, reports, event photographs, transparencies of animals, lecture recordings, training videotapes, videotapes of news segments, audiotapes of interviews, films and videotapes created by National Zoological Park staff, and related materials.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-038, National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

Larry Small (3 folders)

Box 1 of 7

Lucy Spelman (2 folders)

Box 1 of 7

Panda slides

Box 1 of 7

National Zoo Brochures

Box 1 of 7

Friends of the National Zoo Bumper stickers

Box 1 of 7

2003 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

2002 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

Giant Panda 2001

Box 1 of 7

2000 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

Giant Panda 2000

Box 1 of 7

1999 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1998 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1997 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1996 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1995 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1994 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1993 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1992 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

1991 Giant Panda

Box 1 of 7

Panda Conference/Symposium - June, 1991

Box 1 of 7

Giant Panda 1990

Box 1 of 7

1989 Pandas

Box 1 of 7

Pandas 1988

Box 1 of 7

Pandas 1987

Box 1 of 7

1985 Panda 1986

Box 1 of 7

1984 Panda

Box 1 of 7

1983 Panda and videotape project

Box 1 of 7

1983 Panda furniture project

Box 1 of 7

Ling-Ling Illness - December 1983

Box 1 of 7

Panda Info

Box 1 of 7

Box 2

General Panda

Box 2 of 7

Panda info kit

Box 2 of 7

1997 Giant Panda

Box 2 of 7

Panda 1980 - Artificial Insemination

Box 2 of 7

Giant Panda 1981

Box 2 of 7

1982 Panda

Box 2 of 7

Comparative Study of Zoo visitors

Box 2 of 7

Visitor Behavior

Box 2 of 7

Hoagels Public Information/Education file

Box 2 of 7

Exploring Amazonia

Box 2 of 7

National Zoo showing

Box 2 of 7

Coping with Media Scrutiny

Box 2 of 7

Miscellaneous

Box 2 of 7

Serious Science: NZP clips

Box 2 of 7

Black footed Ferrets

Box 2 of 7

Press story ideas for NZP

Box 2 of 7

NZP History

Box 2 of 7

Zoo Extinct game

Box 2 of 7

Feature: Animal

Box 2 of 7

State-of-the-art Research

Box 2 of 7

Haye's Spring Scud

Box 2 of 7

Ham's Story

Box 2 of 7

Guam Birds

Box 2 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarin Fire Story

Box 2 of 7

C.A.U.Z

Box 2 of 7

Conservation education

Box 2 of 7

Zoo events 1989 and 1990

Box 2 of 7

The Mating game (2 copies)

Box 2 of 7

NZP Publications

Box 2 of 7

NZP Crisis plan

Box 2 of 7

Endangered and Protected Species

Box 2 of 7

Zoo history

Box 2 of 7

1983 Zoo Mission Review and 1984 Conservation Symposium of Zoo Staff

Box 2 of 7

WJLA-TU7 Crisis, May 1994

Box 2 of 7

1976 Westat Survey

Box 2 of 7

Why Zoos? Bibliography

Box 2 of 7

Box 3

Conservation and restoration center

Box 3 of 7

Department of Zoological Research - Research reports

Box 3 of 7

Gnu/Yak Times

Box 3 of 7

RDC News and notes

Box 3 of 7

Welcome to the National Zoo - College student project

Box 3 of 7

NZP History

Box 3 of 7

What about Increase?

Box 3 of 7

Friends of the National Zoo/Conservation and Research Center/ Zoogoer

Box 3 of 7

Conservation and Research Center 1998, 1999, 2000

Box 3 of 7

Media

Box 3 of 7

Goldston

Box 3 of 7

History and Evolution of the Modern Zoo

Box 3 of 7

The Mating Game

Box 3 of 7

Culture: The Missing Element in Conservation and Development

Box 3 of 7

Conservation and Research Center Annual Report

Box 3 of 7

Friends of the National Zoo, 2001 Promotions Planning Document

Box 3 of 7

Miscellaneous

Box 3 of 7

A Manual for Censusing Primates

Box 3 of 7

Robinson, Michael H.

Box 3 of 7

Spelman, Lucy

Box 3 of 7

Stevens, Lisa

Box 3 of 7

Small, Lawrence

Box 3 of 7

Seidensticker, John

Box 3 of 7

Rudran, Rudy

Box 3 of 7

Rubinoff, Ira

Box 3 of 7

R. J. "Bob" Hoage

Box 3 of 7

Olmstead, Frederick Law

Box 3 of 7

Robbins, Sabin

Box 3 of 7

Oftedal, Olav

Box 3 of 7

Panda Keepers

Box 3 of 7

Morton, Eugene

Box 3 of 7

Gingrich, Newt

Box 3 of 7

Murray, Suzan

Box 3 of 7

Marcellini, Dale

Box 3 of 7

Wildt, David

Box 3 of 7

Wemmer, Christian

Box 3 of 7

Box 4

Conservation and Research Center (2 folders)

Box 4 of 7

Tigertalk

Box 4 of 7

Conservation and Research Center - Closing 2001

Box 4 of 7

Conservation and Research Center

Box 4 of 7

Holt House (2 folders)

Box 4 of 7

Scientific Publications

Box 4 of 7

Elementary Self-guiding materials

Box 4 of 7

Pre-K-2nd Self-guiding materials

Box 4 of 7

Self-guiding materials

Box 4 of 7

Bird-Watching Adventures

Box 4 of 7

ZooLab Visits

Box 4 of 7

Inside the Elephant House

Box 4 of 7

Peek a Zoo

Box 4 of 7

Your Zoo Program

Box 4 of 7

Snakes, Snails, and History Tails

Box 4 of 7

Families, Frogs, and Fun

Box 4 of 7

Zoo Ark

Box 4 of 7

The National Zoo News

Box 4 of 7

Vanishing Animals

Box 4 of 7

Correspondence; bibliography

Box 4 of 7

Animal Images

Box 4 of 7

Zoo Explorers Pack

Box 4 of 7

Looking Closely

Box 4 of 7

Reptiles and Amphibians

Box 4 of 7

Small Mammal Slide Program

Box 4 of 7

Pets and Pet Care in the Classroom

Box 4 of 7

Reptiles and Amphibian Program Grades K-6

Box 4 of 7

Letters for Bibliographies

Box 4 of 7

Bird Bibliography

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Birds

Box 4 of 7

Mammal Bibliography

Box 4 of 7

Seal/Sea Lion Care

Box 4 of 7

Elephant care at the National Zoo

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Bison

Box 4 of 7

Articles of Orangutans

Box 4 of 7

Articles on the Red and Maned Wolves

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Rhinoceros

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Marsupials

Box 4 of 7

General Articles on Cats

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Cats at the National Zoo

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Lions

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Leopards

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Tigers

Box 4 of 7

Fact Sheets on Pandas

Box 4 of 7

Reptile and Amphibian Bibliography

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Frogs

Box 4 of 7

Amphibian Care

Box 4 of 7

Lizard Care

Box 4 of 7

Turtle Care

Box 4 of 7

Snake care

Box 4 of 7

Invertebrate Bibliography

Box 4 of 7

Endangered Species at the National Zoo

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Rainforests

Box 4 of 7

Articles on Bioparks

Box 4 of 7

Articles on History of Zoos

Box 4 of 7

Information on Zoo Careers

Box 4 of 7

Miscellaneous

Box 4 of 7

Box 5

"The Biology and Conservation of Callitrichidae," Devra Kleiman, Editor

Box 5 of 7

"Asian Elephants," John F. Eisenberg, George McKay, and John Seidensticker

Box 5 of 7

"What's for Lunch: Animal Feeding at the National Zoo"

Box 5 of 7

"Zoo Diets or What's Cooking at the National Zoo"

Box 5 of 7

Bill and Chelsea Clinton Visit, January 2000

Box 5 of 7

Lecture Recordings - Chimp to Chimp Interactions, August 27, 1986 (audiocassettes)

Box 5 of 7

Conference Recordings (audiocassettes)

Box 5 of 7

MHR Wilax (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Reed - Nepal, October 11-17, 1977 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Dr. Reed and Calf (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Animal Communications - Dr. Gene Morton, December 2, 1992

Box 5 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarin Calls (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Yanomamo Musical (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarin Lecture, December 12, 1984 (2 tapes in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

National Public Radio, "All Things Considered" - Dr. Gene Morton on "Animal Talk," May 22, 1992 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

National Public Radio, "Public Interest" - Extinction, May 4, 1998 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

For Wire Service - Gene Morton, Migratory Songbirds, January 18, 1990 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

SI Wire Service - Lisa Stevens, Gorilla Group, December 1989 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarin Conference - Drs. Kleiman, Beck, and Robinson, August 2, 1984 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Dietz, Brazil and Golden Lion Tamarins (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Interview with Diane Rehm - Jim and Lou Ann Dietz, Golden Lion Tamarin Reintroduction, December 12, 1984 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

History and Evolution of the Modern Zoo, Tape 2, 10/13/1989 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Carillon (2 tapes in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

National Public Radio - Flamingoes, February 7, 1987 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

"105 seconds" with Bob Hoage of the National Zoo on New Arrival Chi-Chi to DC, March 5, 1981 (in audiocassette box)

Box 5 of 7

Box 6

Giant Panda 25th Anniversary - Bob Hoage on Television, April 16, 1997, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Lucy Spelman - ABC News, August 28, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

African-American Family Day, 2001, VHS (2 tapes)

Box 6 of 7

Total Zoo Elephant Birth, Tape 1 and 2, November 25, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Total Zoo Elephant Birth, Tape 3, November 25, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

The Zoochotic Report: A Zoo Check Investigation, The Born-Free Foundation (PETA), 10:36, 1992, VHS

Box 6 of 7

National Geographic Today - Golden Lion Tamarin, April 4, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Easmon Preview - TV7, April 12, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Panda Arrival - TV9, December 6, 2000, VHS

Box 6 of 7

National Zoo Panda Coverage, April 4-7, 2003, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Roxanne Russel and Eric Engberg, CBS - Zoo Breeding and Kandula's Bath, December 29, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

A Visit to the Giant Pandas, Zoe Wolfe, June 15, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Zebras, Channel 4, February 25, 2000, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Zebra Coverage, WMAL-TV7, February 29, 2000, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Robert J. Hoage on TV7, November 2003, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Animal Intelligence, Dale Marcellini on Cobra Bite, Poco Das Antas and Golden Lion Tamarins on World of Nature, Pollinarium, and Hsing-Hsing, 1995-1997, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Zoo Stuff, VHS

Box 6 of 7

WJLA - Busch Gardens Lion Story at National Zoological Park, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Giant Panda Mating - National Zoo and Chengdu Zoo, 4:00, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Zoo Stuff - Small's Problem/Conservation and Research Center Closing, January 5-6, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Giant Panda Arrival, November 29-December 4, 2000, VHS

Box 6 of 7

The Panda's Anniversary - National and Washington Coverage, January 10, 2002, VHS

Box 6 of 7

African-American Easter Family Day, April 4, 1994, VHS

Box 6 of 7

National Zoo Shooting - Network, Cable, and Washington Coverage, April 24-25, 2000, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Panda's One Millionth Visitor, Fox News Now and FNC Cable, 2:54, May 4, 2001, and Conservation and Research Center, World News Saturday, ABC, 2:35, May 5, 2001, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Panda Debut - Local and National Coverage, January 10, 2001

Box 6 of 7

Pathology Report on Death of Zebra, Document Referring to M. Allan and L. Spelman Changing Zebra Diet, and Animal Welfare Committee Inspection Report, VHS

Box 6 of 7

African-American Family Day, 1999, VHS

Box 6 of 7

National Zoo - Elephant Trainers, Capital Edition, WUSA, 8:45, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Asia in Washington, The Straits Times/Singapore Press, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Robert Hoage, January 8, 2003, VHS

Box 6 of 7

Tiger in the Wild, 1970s, 16 mm film

Box 6 of 7

Box 7

Beaver Tape, June 11, 1997, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Larry Collins, Conservation and Research Center, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Video Six-Pack: 7-10 Second Teasers by Marc Bretfelder - Komodo Hatchings, Kumari Birth, Cheetah, Beaver, New Opportunities in Animal Health Sciences (NOAHS), and Sea Lions, July 15, 1995, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarin Reintroduction Project, Rough Cut, 25:12, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Think Tank: Is a Cow a Tool? - Part 2, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Critter Cam - Seals/Boness Research, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Komodo Dragons, Natural History and Historic Hatchings, VHS (2 tapes)

Box 7 of 7

Elephant Birth/Nursing Loop for Elephant House, November 25, 2001, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Infant Development in Golden Headed Lion Tamarins and Golden Lion Tamarins, Tape 1, 1986, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Infant Development in Golden Headed Lion Tamarins and Golden Lion Tamarins, Tape 2, 1986, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Infant Development in Golden Headed Lion Tamarins and Golden Lion Tamarins, Tape 3, 1986, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin Twins, Born December 21, 1986, Tape 1, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin Twins (Born December 12, 1986) and Golden Lion Tamarin (Born January 18, 1987) Infant Development, Tape 2, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin Infant Born May 7, 1987, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Birth of Twin Golden Headed Lion Tamarins, September 16, 1987, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin Twins, Born September 16, 1987, Tape 2, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Golden Headed Lion Tamarin Twins, Born September 16, 1987, Tape 3, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Smithsonian Fantastic Journey, VHS

Box 7 of 7

Panda Feeding II, 3:00, U-matic S

Box 7 of 7

Panda Autopsy, U-matic S

Box 7 of 7

Zoo Animal Observational Training, Submaster, 3/4" U-matic

Box 7 of 7

Golden Lion Tamarins Release to Wild in Brazil, Projection Print, 1984, 16 mm film

Box 7 of 7