Correspondence and Memoranda,
1850-1877

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 53
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1850-1877
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
19.78 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes) (21 3x5 boxes) 81 microfilm reels) (oversize materials)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence from the Office of the Secretary.
Researchers should use the microfilm copy of this correspondence.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 53, Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, Correspondence and Memoranda
Access Restriction
Deteriorating letterpress affects legibility; record unit partially microfilmed.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ravenel, W. de C. (William de Chastignier), 1859-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution -- Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Collection management Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Microfilms Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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