An agreement is signed between the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and the University of Panama, whereby STRI provides research facilities and receives publication support in Spanish from the University of Panama Press and use of various educational facilities.
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1981. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982, p. 345.
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
December 9, 1980