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Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-265
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (WRBU) as it existed on July 7, 2014. The WRBU performs collections management activities for the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Department of Entomology mosquito collection, comprising over 1.5 million specimens. The WRBU also provides assistance to ...

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Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Digital Volunteers: Transcription Center" website as it existed on March 12, 2014. The website, launched in July 2013, invites the public to become digital volunteers and transcribe digitized collections from across the Smithsonian Institution in order to make them more accessible. This accession ...

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Dates:
2013-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-015
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Office of the Chief Information Officer. The Digitization Program Office website, crawled August 27, 2014, includes information about the office and digitization projects across the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes a blog which dates from April 2014. The "Smithsonian...

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Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-016
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Science in Pre-K" website, maintained by the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), as it existed on September 2, 2014. The Science in Pre-K program began as a cooperative effort between NASM and the District of Columbia Public Schools to provide professional development and grew to have a national audience. ...

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Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian Summer Showdown" website and selected associated social media. The Smithsonian Summer Showdown was a competition for which many of the museums, research centers, and zoo chose one iconic item to be voted upon by the public. Competitors included the National Museum of Natural History, the National ...

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Creators:
Garner, R. L. (Richard Lynch), 1848-1920
Dates:
circa 1892-1910
Size:
49 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-58A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of primates, apparently those used by Garner in his experiments, as well as African people, villages, and plantlife. The collection also includes a few charts comparing the mental capabilities of apes and man, as well as maps of Africa; this suggests that the slides were used for lectures. The slides may have been used by Garner in his...

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Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-258
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the National Museum of American History. The "Smithsonian Chips Collection" website, crawled June 18, 2014, is dedicated to the collection of objects, images, and documentation that traces the history of integrated circuits. The website includes object information, a glossary, and historic...

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Dates:
1996-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-260
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of five sections of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology website as they existed on June 25, 2014, shortly before they were due to be taken down. The Caribbean Coral Reef Ecosystems Program section provides information about the marine laboratory on Carrie Bow Cay in Belize as well as the local environmental conditio...

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Creators:
Trager, Felicia Harben, 1930-
Zaharlick, Ann Marie, 1947-
Trager, George L.
Dates:
1952 - 1990
Size:
130 Sound recordings
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of Amy Zaharlick's research and sound recordings on Picuris and other Pubeloan languages as well as the field recordings and notes given to Zaharlick by anthropologist and fellow Picuris specialist, George L. Trager.

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Creators:
Chase, Alexander W.
Dates:
circa 1870
Size:
9 Photographic prints (albumen, mounted on paper)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Studio portraits of Klamath, Modoc, and Tolowa Indians made by surveyor Alexander W. Chase while working for the US Coast Survey. Also included are photographs of artifacts from his ethnographic and archaeological collection. The photographs are mounted on brown paper with handwritten descriptions; two newspaper articles, including Alexander Chase'...

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