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Creators:
Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)
Dates:
circa 1909-1910, 1989
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of eight hand-colored glass lantern slides from the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition. It is unclear as to who the photographer was. Also included are black-and-white prints made of the lantern slides by Smithsonian Photographic Services (SPS) in 1989.

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Dates:
1830-1898, 1912-1917
Size:
10.14 cu. ft. (10 document boxes) (4 half document boxes) (6 16x20 boxes) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains papers concerning the invention and development of the telegraph by Samuel F. B. Morse, Alfred Vail, and others, especially Vail's work with telegraph instruments and operation of telegraph stations, patent litigation, and Vail's publications concerning the telegraph; correspondence between Alfred and George Vail ...

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Dates:
circa 1873-1946 and undated
Size:
21.66 cu. ft. (34 document boxes) (7 12x17 boxes) (11 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7364
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of papers documenting the professional career and personal life of Edward William Nelson. A smaller amount of material was created by Edward Alphonso Goldman and relates to both professional and private matters. Apparently, Goldman assumed control of Nelson's papers after the latter's death, probably for...

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Dates:
1868-1923
Size:
4.93 cu. ft. (9 document boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7075
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Henderson family papers contains John Brooks Henderson, Jr.'s correspondence; literary manuscripts; scientific notebooks; lists of shells from the Caribbean, Maine, and North Carolina; Henderson family correspondence, including John Brooks Henderson, Jr.'s correspondence describing his travels, and correspondence concerning the endorsement...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2017-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 21 Storify accounts maintained by units throughout the Smithsonian Institution. Storify allows users to combine content from a variety of social media platforms to create a single story. Units often use boards in Storify to document or summarize significant social media campaigns. The accounts were crawled between ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's informational wiki about the fossil sharks of Panama as it existed on July 19, 2018. The wiki was written in both English and Spanish and was crawled shortly before it was taken offline. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
2012-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 20-008
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Tumblr blog of the National Museum of African American History and Culture as it existed on March 8, 2018. The blog, titled "American History through an African American Lens," highlights events, objects, and research. It was first launched in February 2012 and was taken offline shortly after this capture. S...

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United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition (1853-1856)
Dates:
1852-1861 and undated
Size:
1.25 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7253
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection documents the natural history work of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition and consists of correspondence and notes, manuscripts, and drawings by William Stimpson on the crustacea collections made on the expedition. Also included is Stimpson's journal of the expedition.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Chief Clerk
Dates:
1846-1933
Size:
4.76 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (7 12x17 boxes) (7 bound volumes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 65
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of forms and circulars of the Secretary, 1846-1888; forms and circulars of the National Museum, Exchanges, Ethnology, Correspondence Clerk, Disbursing Clerk, International Catalogue of Scientific Literature, Library, and National Zoological Park; forms ordered, 1860-1933; lists of Smithsonian Institution employees, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-080
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on December 27, 2013. Folkways is the non-profit recording label of the Smithsonian Institution, dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound. The ...

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