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Creators:
Girty, George Herbert, 1869-1939
Dates:
1896-1948 and undated
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7329
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares, "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when no longer nee...

Creators:
Gidley, James William,1866-1931
Dates:
1903-1931 and undated
Size:
0.4 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7324
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of the general correspondence, notes, manuscripts, photographs, and illustrations of James W. Gidley.

Creators:
Wright, A. Gilbert, (Arthur Gilbert), 1909-1987
Dates:
circa 1936-1981 and undated
Size:
1.4 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7331
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of A. Gilbert Wright provide partial documentation of most aspects of his professional career. Included are materials concerning Wright's tenure as a Rockefeller Foundation Intern at the Buffalo Museum of Science, 1937-1938; his work at the Florida State Museum, the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, and the Smithsonian Institut...

Creators:
Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913
Dates:
1882-1913, with related materials to circa 1965
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7321
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting Lester Frank Ward's paleobotanical research and his work as Honorary Curator in charge of the United States National Museum (USNM) collection of fossil plants. Also included are letters concerning his official duties with the United States Geological Su...

Creators:
Mills, John W, 1876-1952
Dates:
circa 1904-1939
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7336
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Creators:
Giacconi, Riccardo
Dates:
1955-2002
Size:
storage box) processed holdings.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7416
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document Riccardo Giacconi's professional career, and consist of papers illustrating his scientific work and administrative records relating to the institutions at which he worked. The collection consists of 27 series in 94 records storage boxes, one oversize box, and one blueprint storage tube. There is extensive documentation ...

Creators:
Eisenberg, John Frederick
Dates:
circa 1960-1982 and undated
Size:
7.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7411
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Creators:
Whipple, Fred L. (Fred Lawrence), 1906-2004
Dates:
circa 1927-1983
Size:
23.5 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7431
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Creators:
Schopf, Thomas J. M
Dates:
circa 1963-1984
Size:
9.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7429
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consists primarily of Schopf's personal correspondence with professional colleagues and friends, and his extensive research, laboratory, and field notes. Also included in these papers are documents regarding grant proposals, classes at Lehigh and Chicago, Schopf's involvement in professional societies, and administrative records ...

Creators:
Wirth, Willis Wagner
Dates:
circa 1939-1984
Size:
2.87 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7412
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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