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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 18-155

National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division

Subject Files, 1981-2005

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Title: Subject Files
Dates: 1981-2005
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 18-155
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Allan A. Needell, Curator, Space History Division, documenting a variety of curatorial matters, projects, and professional activities. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, policies, meeting materials, and related materials. Prior to 1987, the unit was known as the Department of Space Science and Exploration and, between 1987 and 1997, the unit was called the Department of Space History.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Allan A. Needell, Curator, Space History Division, documenting a variety of curatorial matters, projects, and professional activities. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, policies, meeting materials, and related materials. Prior to 1987, the unit was known as the Department of Space Science and Exploration and, between 1987 and 1997, the unit was called the Department of Space History.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-155, National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division, Subject Files

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Container List

Box 1

American Physical Society, Cosmic Ray Session, 1988-1989

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American Physical Society, History Division Executive Committee, 1985-1987

Box 1 of 1

American Physical Society Awards, 1994, 2002

Box 1 of 1

Aurora Actions, 2005

Box 1 of 1

Babylonian Tablets and Halley's Comet, 1985

Box 1 of 1

University of Chicago History Project, 1988

Box 1 of 1

Congressional Correspondence, 2000-2002

Box 1 of 1

Tactical Plan - National Air and Space Museum, 2002

Box 1 of 1

Strategic Plan - National Air and Space Museum, 1995

Box 1 of 1

Reorganization - National Air and Space Museum, 1996

Box 1 of 1

Von Hardesty Report, 1986-1987

Box 1 of 1

Documentation Status, 2000-2001

Box 1 of 1

Collection Information System, 2000-2001

Box 1 of 1

Documentation Policy, 1995-1998

Box 1 of 1

Registrar, 2001

Box 1 of 1

Access Fee Controversy, 2001-2002

Box 1 of 1

Exhibitions - Long-range Plans, 1991-2002

Box 1 of 1

Government Accountability Office Report, 1995

Box 1 of 1

History of Science Society Session, 1984

Box 1 of 1

Johns Hopkins University Appointment, 1985-1986, 1999

Box 1 of 1

Journal of Modern American Science, 1987-1988

Box 1 of 1

Videohistory - Mariner 2, 1988

Box 1 of 1

Resident Associates Program - Observing Comets, 1985

Box 1 of 1

Research Proposal, 1981

Box 1 of 1

International Conference on Restructuring of Physical Sciences in Europe and the United States, 1945-1960, Rome, September 1988

Box 1 of 1

Van Allen Papers Project, 1986-1987

Box 1 of 1

Von Braun Papers, 1983-1985

Box 1 of 1

White House/Millennium Matinee, 1998-2000

Box 1 of 1

History Associates, Inc., and Archives, 1984

Box 1 of 1