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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Q?rius" website, maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach, as it existed on March 15, 2016. Q?rius allows teens and tweens - and their families and educators - to connect science with everyday experiences. It is an interactive and experimental learning space tha...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of web pages maintained by the National Museum of Natural History that were found to be non-compliant with Section 508 accessibility standards and, as a result, would likely either be removed or revamped. The pages found in this accession may only constitute a very small portion of a website and some features may n...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Dates:
2008-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites, three subsites, and a blog maintained by the National Portrait Gallery (NPG). The primary NPG website was crawled on October 20, 2015, and January 22, 2016 and again on February 21, 2016, shortly after the website was redesigned. The website includes information on exhibitions, visiting, educational ac...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1972-1987
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 349
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records reflect the varied interests and activities of John R. Kinard as Director of the Anacostia Museum. The files consist primarily of official correspondence with museum professionals, community leaders and activists, officials of Washington, D. C., and Smithsonian management. Kinard's involvement with organizations such as the ...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
circa 1960-1965
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-020
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Watson Davis, former Director of Science Service. The records primarily consist of correspondence documenting the thirty-fifth anniversary of the Scopes Trial, along with photographs and newspaper clippings.

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Systematic Entomology Laboratory
Dates:
circa 1918-1994
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (0.58 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs, obituaries, memorials, and related materials mostly on dipterists (entomologists specializing in the study of Diptera, a large order of insects that includes the true flies and mosquitoes). Included are several group photographs of dipterists. Individual entomologists represented by photographs include ...

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Creators:
Blackwelder, Richard E.
Dates:
1926-1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard E. Blackwelder received a doctorate in entomology from Stanford University in 1934. The following year he received the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship, which enabled him to conduct field work on the beetles of the West Indies from 1935 to 1938. These papers consist of journals from Blackwelder's field work in the West Indie...

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Creators:
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929
Dates:
circa 1875-1886
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notebooks and catalogues of Jonathan Dwight's collection of birds, bird's eggs, and bird's nests collected in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts between 1875 and 1886. Several of the volumes have narrative accounts of collecting trips and other activities.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Facilities
Dates:
2000-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-384
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a portion of the Smithsonian Gardens website dedicated to the annual orchid exhibition. The webpage, crawled on July 21, 2016, includes information about the exhibitions and associated events dating from 2000 through 2015. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture
Dates:
2009-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-387
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "Material Matters: Newsletter of the Smithsonian Material Culture Forum," an occasional blog maintained by the Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture to promote meetings. The blog, crawled March 11, 2016, launched in October 2009. It has been inactive since May 2014. Materials are in electronic format.