Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents
Administrative Records, 1968-2005
This accession includes records which document the proceedings and various activities of the Board of Regents during the tenures of S. Dillon Ripley, Robert McCormick Adams, Ira Michael Heyman, and Lawrence M. Small as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and when James M. Hobbins served as Executive Assistant to the Secretary. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes pertaining to executive compensation, donations and gifts, facilities, nominating committees, admission fees study, and policies; meeting minutes; news releases; reports; special events information; board members biographies and photographs; and articles.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 5/16/1996 memorandum, Robinson to Hobbins; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon), 1913-2001
- Adams, Robert McC. (Robert McCormick), 1926-
- Heyman, Ira Michael, 1930-2011
- Small, Lawrence M.
- Hobbins, James M.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Color photographs
- Black-and-white photographs
- Black-and-white negatives
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-020, Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents, Administrative Records