Correspondence and Memoranda,
circa 1884

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 00-026
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1884
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of a correspondence register, apparently used as in index to photographs of correspondents. Although provenance is unclear, the index appears to be a register of cartes de visite of prominent scientists solicited and received by Spencer F. Baird and G. Brown Goode, who was Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, 1881-1896, including the years 1881-1887 when he served as Assistant Director of the Museum without the title of Assistant Secretary. For the cartes de visite see Record Unit 95

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 00-026, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, Correspondence and Memoranda

Keywords
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Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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