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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Badianus Manuscript Project
Dates:
1930-1935
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7269
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Materials consist of approximately 115 gouache copies by Marie-Therese Missonnier-Vuillemin of illustrations in the "Badianus Manuscript"; and a descriptive pamphlet by Emily Walcott Emmart concerning the "Badianus Manuscript," an Aztec Herbal, "Codex Barberini, Latin 24 (Vatican Library), 1935. Additional documentation concerning the pro...

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Creators:
Brown, John Croumbie
Dates:
circa 1860-1890
Size:
7.5 cu. ft. (15 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscripts and pamphlets on forestry in various European countries as well as Africa and Russia. John Croumbie Brown hoped to have the compiled manuscript published.

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Creators:
Bazy, Hector 1851-
Dates:
1910
Size:
Typescript documents
30 Pages
11 Photographs
Collection ID:
ACMA.M10-003.3
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The manuscript documents Bazy’s life as an African American cowboy throughout the Southwest prairies. Also included are photographs and two camp songs.

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Creators:
History of Science Society
Dates:
1986-2003
Size:
55.5 cu. ft. (54 record storage boxes) (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-038
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the editorial process in producing the publications "Isis" and "Osiris" during the tenures of editors Charles Rosenberg (1986-1988), Ronald L. Numbers (1989-1993), and Margaret W. Rossiter (1994-2003). Materials include correspondence, article and book review manuscripts, peer reviews, letters to the editor, book ...

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Creators:
Wesley, John.
Dates:
circa 1920s-1930s
Size:
0.5 linear feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
ACMA.M10-003.4
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains a handwritten manuscript of approximately 200 pages by John Wesley. The manuscript gives a history of several generations of the Wesley family in Maryland.

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Creators:
Greene, Edward Lee, 1843-1915
Dates:
1897, 1936
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes correspondence with Charles Russell Orcutt concerning Cactaceae, 1897; and a typescript for LANDMARKS OF BOTANICAL HISTORY: A STUDY OF CERTAIN EPOCHS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE SCIENCE OF BOTANY, PART 2, PRIOR TO 1717 A. D., 695 pages. This typescript is dated 1936 and apparently was typed from the manuscript which ...

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Creators:
Coltrane, John, 1926-1967
Guernsey's New York, New York.
Dates:
1964
Size:
1 Items (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0903
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The original manuscript for Coltrane's composition, "A Love Supreme."

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Libraries
Dates:
circa 1854-1962
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of miscellaneous publications, notes, drafts, maps and other related materials. Authors and correspondents include Spencer F. Baird, G. Brown Goode, Charles Rau, Theodore Gill, and Charles Greeley Abbot. Topics include Smithsonian history, museology, and scientific research. Provenance to this collection is unknown.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds
Dates:
1889-circa 1914
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-296
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials used by Charles Wallace Richmond (1868-1932) in the preparation of "The Richmond Index to the Genera and Species of Birds." Materials are primarily lists, notes and note cards.

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Creators:
Blake, Eubie,, 1883-1983
Dwyer, Lawrence
Dates:
1969
Size:
0.15 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1400
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains Blake's handwritten, undated manuscripts of his arangements for the songs "Manda," "Poor Archie," "Brittwood Rag," "March of the Senegalese," and the W.C. Handy song, "Yellow Dog Blues"; and a letter from Blake to Professor John Garvey of the University of Illiniois, dated August 3, 1969, requesting that Garvey, when playing...

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