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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
1991-1993, 2002-2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) was established on December 16, 2003, when President George W. Bush signed the National Museum of African American History and Culture Act (PL 108-184) into law, establishing the museum as part of the Smithsonian Institution. The new museum will be devoted exclusively to...

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Creators:
Carus, Julius Victor, 1823-1903
Dates:
circa 1854-1902 and undated, with related materials to 1953
Size:
1.68 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7315
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Julius Victor Carus Photograph Album Collection (Record Unit 7315) was received from the Division of Mollusks, National Museum of Natural History in October 1984.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-228
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the primary National Museum of Natural History website as it existed on March 21, 2016. The website includes information about visiting, exhibitions, research, volunteering, and donating. Due to technical issues, some features of this website may not function as expected. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 17-234
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the SoundCloud page of Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings as it existed on November 16, 2015. Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings is a non-profit record label administered by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. SoundCloud is an online music and audio platform which the label uses to share selected tracks fro...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 17-235
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the SoundCloud account of the Archives of American Art as it existed on November 19, 2015. SoundCloud is an online music and audio platform which the Archives of American Art uses to share portions of interviews and other audio from its collections. Due to technical issues, some audio is missing from or does not ...

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Creators:
Encyclopedia of Life
Dates:
2015-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) social media accounts. EOL is a global partnership between the scientific community and the general public to make freely available to anyone knowledge about all the world's organisms. EOL's SoundCloud account, crawled on November 30, 2015, is used to share field recordings of animal s...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of tweets using the hashtag "#BaoBaoBday" captured from the microblogging service Twitter between August 23 and August 27, 2014. Hundreds of individuals, organizations, and media outlets tweeted in celebration of the first birthday of Bao Bao, the National Zoological Park's giant panda cub. A number of tweets include ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 15-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an online version of the 2012 Smithsonian Institution Annual Report as it existed on October 22, 2013. Due to technical issues, video is not included in this accession and content may not scroll properly. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-183
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Rebel, Jedi, Princess, Queen: Star Wars and the Power of Costume" website, maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, as it existed on March 19, 2015. The website is a companion to the traveling exhibition of the same name which launched in January 2015. The website includes informat...

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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1871-1951 and undated
Size:
8.98 cu. ft. (13 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (3 12x17 boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7260
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of field notes; drawings and sketches; photographs; manuscripts; research notes; and specimen lists relating to invertebrate zoology, especially crustacea. Also included is a small amount of correspondence of Wesley Roswell Coe, 1950-1951, and Harriett Richardson, 1906-1914. Of special interest are photographs of the ...