Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Historical Research Files, circa 1890-1993
This accession consists of files relating to various historical research projects conducted by National Zoological Park (NZP) staff. The bulk of the materials were created or compiled by Sybil (Billie) E. Hamlet, Public Information Officer. Other materials were created or compiled within the Office of Graphics and Exhibits or the Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation. Materials include both source material, dating to approximately 1890, such as maps and floor plans, and documentation of the research, much of which occurred in the early 1990s, including notes, chronologies, narratives, memoranda, and related materials.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Hamlet, Sybil E.
- National Zoological Park (U.S.). Office of Graphics & Exhibits
- Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-170, National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs, Historical Research Files