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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:
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:
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. 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:
Ashley, Burton E., 1908-
Dates:
1930-1952
Size:
665 negatives (photographic) (black & white, 4 x 5 in. or smaller)
520 negatives (photographic) (duplicate negatives; black & white, 4 x 5 in. or smaller)
10 postcards (black & white, 9 x 14 cm.)
157 slides (photographs) (color)
338 photographic prints (+ contact prints , black & white, 4 x 5 in. or smaller)
1 photographic print ((panograph), black & white, 6.3 x 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1979-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photographs are cityscapes and landscapes taken by Burton E. Ashley in Egypt, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia during the early 1930s and early 1950s. The images include views of Cape Town, South Africa; Cairo, Egypt; Port Said, Egypt, and Mozambique. Architecture depicted includes buildings in Tanzania, a mission in Zambia and the Mohammed Ali Mosque in Cairo. Additionally, there are images of the Kalahari Desert in Botswana and rivers and waterfalls including the Luangwa, Nile, Zambezi and Victoria Falls. The collection also includes photos of animals, geological features and vegetation.

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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 ...

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United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Dates:
1838-1885
Size:
4.37 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 12x17 box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Several reports covering the scientific work of the expedition were made, and most were published. One of the exceptions was the ichthyology report, which Charles Pickering was originally assigned to prepare. It was delayed, however; and by the middle of 1849, Jean Louis Agassiz had been placed in charge of the work. Due to the pressures of hi...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2013-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-342
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "No Bones" blog as it existed on June 6, 2017. Maintained by the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, this blog documents departmental news and research. The first post was in February 2013. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-343
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonite" blog, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences, as it existed on November 29, 2016. The blog, launched in February 2014, highlights research and outreach activities. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-340
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Asiloid Flies" website, maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Entomology, as it existed on October 23, 2016. The website provides information on asiloid fly research conducted by research entomologist Torsten Dikow and his laboratory. Materials are in electronic format.

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