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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
circa 2001-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Centres of Plant Diversity: The Americas" project website as it existed on September 2, 2016, shortly before the website was taken offline. The Centres of Plant Diversity project, organized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, was a three-volume work documenting nearly 250 major sites for conse...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Magazine
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of several web pages associated with the special edition Museum Day Live! event hosted by the Smithsonian Magazine as they existed on April 13, 2016. Museum Day Live! encourages visitation to participating museums across the nation by providing free admission tickets. This special edition celebrated Women's History ...

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
2012-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of several websites and social media accounts documenting the promotion and marketing of the National Museum and African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) which opened to the public on September 24, 2016. NMAAHC's primary website was crawled on August 26 (twice) and 28, September 16, 22, 23 (twice), 24 (three times...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-265
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Provenance in the World War II Era, 1933-1945" website as it existed on March 9, 2016. The website both provides and seeks information about World War II era collections. It provides access to searchable databases as well as resources about cultural property provenance research. Object data is not included ...

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
2009-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of one website and two blogs maintained by the Archives of American Art. The Archives of American Art website, crawled on January 8, 2016, and again on April 18, 2016, consists of general information, collection information, exhibition descriptions, event information, news, and related materials. In these captured vers...

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Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840
Dates:
1815-1834 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7250
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notebooks kept by Rafinesque on his many trips, containing natural history notes and observations; ichthyological and botanical drawings; sketches of landscapes and places visited; itineraries; and trip journals. Some of the notebooks are in French

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Preble, Edward Alexander, 1871-1957
Dates:
1887-1957 and undated
Size:
8.5 cu. ft. (16 document boxes) (2 half document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7252
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Preble's personal life and careers with the Bureau of Biological Survey and the American Nature Association, and include general correspondence, primarily incoming; published and unpublished manuscripts for scientific and conservation work; addresses and reports by others; field notebooks, diaries, lists and checklists ...

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Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, 1884-1962
Dates:
1922-1929
Size:
2.02 cu. ft. (4 document boxes) (1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7287
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists chiefly of photographs of landscapes and plants taken by Rock on collecting trips to China and Tibet, 1922-1929. The Rock Specimen Catalog, located in the Botany Library of the National Museum of Natural History, includes a list of plants collected, 1921-1924, and identification of plants taken, 1928-1929. Also in...

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Creators:
Smith, Frank, 1857-1942
Dates:
1893-1942 and undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7262
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Frank Smith document his research on earthworms. They consist of correspondence with biologists and USNM administrators and staff, including Paul Bartsch, Nathan A. Cobb, Gordon Enoch Gates, Chancey Juday, James Arthur MacNab, John Percy Moore, Brayton Howard Ransom, Mary Jane Rathbun, Richard Rathbun, William deC. Ravenel, ...

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Creators:
Smithson, James, 1765-1829
Dates:
1796-1951, circa 1974, 1981-1983
Size:
5.37 cu. ft. (8 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7000
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The James Smithson Collection lacks a great deal of his original papers. Richard Rush brought Smithson's personal effects to the United States in 1838, along with the proceeds from his estate. A fire in the Smithsonian building in 1865 destroyed many of the manuscripts originally acquired by the Institution. Correspondence among individuals ...

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