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Creators:
Olsson, Axel A. (Axel Adolf), 1889-1977
Dates:
circa 1915-1974, 1988
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-309
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the field books of Axel A. Olsson, an American malacologist and paleontologist. Many of these field books document his work in Central and South America. Materials dating after his death relate to the transfer of several field books. Materials also include research notes and photographs.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1933-1937
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-292
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Stillman Wright (1898-1989), an American limnologist. These records document fieldwork in Brazil and Argentina. Wright deposited his South American crustacean specimens with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and these field notes were maintained by the departme...

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Creators:
Litto, Gertrude
Dates:
1958-1980
bulk 1970-1972
Size:
10 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.021
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Gertrude Litto Collection, located in the Cultural Resource Center of the National Museum of the American Indian, contains the manuscript, notes and images for her book South American Folk Pottery. Her manuscript, notes and photos record the methods and products of Native potters in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Chile.

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Creators:
Fisher, Richard, Mrs.
Fisher, Richard
Dates:
1902-1968
Size:
5 cubic feet (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1045
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Fisher Collection of Panama Canal materials contains materials collected by Richard Fisher, who lived in the Panama Canal Zone during its construction. Materials include books and pamphlets, stereographs, postcards, and panoramic photographs detailing the construction and history of the Panama Canal.

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Creators:
Carriker, Melbourne Armstrong, 1879-1965
Dates:
circa 1900-1969, 2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-254
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the travels and family of Melbourne Armstrong Carriker, ornithologist and entomologist specializing in bird lice. His association with the Smithsonian Institution began in 1940, when he collected birds in Vera Cruz, Mexico, for the United States National Museum (USNM). From 1941 to 1952, Carr...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program
Dates:
circa 1977-1992
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Diversity Program, including the Biological Diversity in Tropical Latin America (BIOLAT) and Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments (BDFF) projects. Materials include research and grant proposals, correspondence, progress reports, contracts, information on budgets...

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Creators:
Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-339
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project website as it existed on July 23, 2015. The Project's mission is to rescue and establish assurance colonies of amphibian species that are in extreme danger of extinction throughout Panama. The National Zoological Park and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute...

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Creators:
Moynihan, Martin H
Dates:
1952-1996
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist primarily of field notes, and include correspondence, photographs, sonograms and spectograms, and a small number of audio tapes.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program
Dates:
1986-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of Don E. Wilson, Director (1990-2000). The bulk of this accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Diversity Program's BIOLAT (Biological Diversity in Tropical Latin America) project. Included are proposals for research projects, reviews of proposals, aw...

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Dates:
circa 1904-1914
Size:
3.5 cubic feet (21 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1111
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of glass negatives documenting the building and construction of the Panama Canal.

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