Shipment Records,
1864-1940

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 125
Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1864-1940
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.4 linear meter.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records include a list of packages announced as being sent to the Smithsonian, listed and numbered in order of their announcement, and containing the following information when complete: transportation number, sender, origin, address sent to, how sent, date received, and expenses. The purpose was to control shipments of which the Smithsonian had been forewarned by letter or other means.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 125, United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar, Shipment Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
United States National Museum. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Registrar (USNM). United States National Museum Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Register of Package Announcements Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu