Collected Catalogs, Correspondence, and Specimen Lists on Mineral Sciences,
1894-1910 and undated

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7291
Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1894-1910 and undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This collection consists of accession catalogs maintained by the Department of Geology, 1900-1910, and by the Division of Mineralogy of the Department of Geology (prior to 1897, the Department of Minerals), 1894-1910; catalogs, specimen lists, and an alphabetic index of the Frederick A. Canfield Mineral Collection which was bequeathed to the United States National Museum in 1926; and outgoing correspondence concerning the Petrographic Reference Collection of the Department of Geology, 1896-1906.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7291, United States National Museum, Collected Catalogs, Correspondence, and Specimen Lists on Mineral Sciences

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
United States National Museum. Department of Geology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Mineralogy and Petrology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Frederick A. Canfield Mineral Collection Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Petrographic Reference Collection Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Geology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mineralogy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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