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  1. Blog Post

    The Time Has Come

    • Date: February 8, 2011
    • Creator: Tammy L. Peters
    • Description: [caption id="attachment_11359" align="aligncenter" width="368" caption="Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroup Design for the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), Courtesy NMAAHC."][/caption] The Smithsonian Institution Archives will be celebrating African American History Month throughout February with a series of related posts on THE BIGGER

  3. Webpage

    An Institution Emerges

    • Date: February 16, 2017
    • Description: Joseph Henry - First Smithsonian Secretary, 1846-1878"A new impulse will thus be given to investigation in every department of science; and learned men will know that through you they will be able to make their discoveries available to their brethren throughout the civilized world." —Letter from Francis Wayland to Secretary Joseph Henry, December 19, 1848 Perhaps the country's

  5. Webpage

    Inter-American Cooperation

    • Date: April 18, 2017
    • Description: [view in Spanish][edan-image:id=siris_sic_7144,size=200,right]During construction of the Panama Canal at the start of the century, many laborers died of malaria and yellow fever. To find ways to control the diseases, North American biologists came to the isthmus of Panama. Some of these scientists were so impressed by the diversity of the natural environment that they later

  7. SI History Bibliography

    The Personal Characteristics of Professor Baird

    • Date: 1890
    • Creator: Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902
    • Creator: Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902

  9. Finding Aid

    SIA Acc. 91-098, Perrot, Paul N, Paul N. Perrot Papers, 1969-1991

    • Date: 1969 1969-1991
    • Creator: Perrot, Paul N.
    • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

  11. Smithsonian Legal Document

    Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Act

    • Date: 2019 March 28, 2019
    • Creator: Collins, Susan 1952-
    • Creator: Collins, Susan 1952-

  13. Harry Houdini, c. 1920, by Unidentified photographer, National Portrait Gallery,

    Houdini Escapes the Smithsonian

    • Date: December 26, 2011
    • Description: Harry Houdini visits Aleš Hrdlička at the National Museum to get measured and declines giving his remains to the Smithsonian.

  15. Finding Aid

    SIA RU000554, National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution) Office of Public Affairs, Publicity Records, circa 1962-1983

    • Date: 1962 1962-1983 circa 1962-1983
    • Creator: National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of Public Affairs
    • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

  17. Finding Aid

    SIA Acc. 15-306, Heritage Preservation (Organization), Records, 1973-2014

    • Date: 1973 1973-2014
    • Creator: Heritage Preservation (Organization)
    • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

  19. Historic Pictures

    National Museum of American History

    • Date: April 18, 2011
    • Description: The National Museum of American History, known as the National Museum of History and Technology until 1980, was established in 1957 to house the growing US National Museum’s collections on the social, cultural, scientific, and technological history of the United States. The new museum opened in January of 1964.History of the National Museum of American HistoryAdditional

  21. Document

    Smithsonian in Popular Culture | Smithsonian Institution Archives

    • SI History Bibliography

      History and the Culture Wars: The Case of the Smithsonian Institution's Enola Gay Exhibition

      • Date: December 1995
      • Creator: Kohn, Richard H
      • Creator: Kohn, Richard H

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