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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Communications and External Affairs
Dates:
2009-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-065
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "The Torch," a blog maintained by the Office of Communications and External Affairs for staff, volunteers, and the entire Smithsonian Community. The blog, which launched in April 2009, was crawled on May 30, 2014. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Libraries
Dates:
2007-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-063
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL) website and blog as they existed on April 30, 2014. The SIL website includes information about the library system and its projects, collections, resources, and activities. In addition, the website includes webcasts, press releases, and the "e-Connect Newsletter." Due to te...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises
Dates:
1987-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two domains with mostly duplicate content maintained by Smithsonian Enterprises in association with the Air and Space Magazine. The domains, crawled May 11, 2014, utilize blog platforms and contain articles, blog posts, and image and video features encompassing every era of aviation and space exploration. Much o...

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Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings website as it existed on October 20, 2014. 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 w...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Ancient Heritage in the BTC-SCP Pipelines Corridor: Azerbaijan - Georgia - Turkey" website as it existed on October 2, 2014. This website presents findings of a collaborative research initiative among archaeologists in Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey and their colleagues from the National Museum of Natural Histo...

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Smithsonian Institution. Asian Pacific American Center
Dates:
2013-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Asian Pacific American Center (APAC) website and the "Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program News and Events" blog. The website, crawled September 15, 2014, includes announcements, online exhibitions, and information about events and physical exhibitions curated by APAC. Due to technical issues, much of the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the primary domain of the Smithsonian Institution website as it existed on October 29, 2014. The website contains general information for visitors, volunteers, researchers, donors, and the general public and serves as a portal for other Smithsonian Institution websites. In addition, the domain includes specialized ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Leafsnap: An Electronic Field Guide" website as it existed on July 8, 2014. The website accompanies a downloadable mobile application of the same name which uses visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves. The initial application only contains species in the n...

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Consortium for the Barcode of Life
Dates:
2009-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 6 websites maintained by the Consortium for the Barcode of Life, an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL) website, crawled September 30, 2014, had been previously discont...

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Creators:
Shriners Hospital for Children (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Hitzler, Ron
Maley, Matthew
Dates:
1956-1981
bulk 1969-1972
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1142
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the development, study, and evaluation of gnotobiotic or germ-free patient isolation. During the 1960s, Shriners Burn Unit in Cincinnati, Ohio modified a previously existing unit, the Life Island (Mark V) and subsequently developed their own germ free unit, the Snyder Unit. One of the main developers of the Snyder Unit was Dr. Matthew Maley of Shriners Hospital. Collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, drawings, photographs, journal articles and trade literature.

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