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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
circa 1947-1974 and undated
Size:
6.15 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 424
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the operation of the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, circa 1955-1974. Also included are plans of operation, circa 1947-1960; public inquiries for identification of specimens and information; and glass plate negatives which document the field work of Frederick W...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Botany
Dates:
1918-1949
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 226
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history of the United States National Museum, Division of Plants (1919-1947) and Department of Botany (1947-1949) while Ellsworth Paine Killip was an aid, assistant curator, associate curator, and curator of the Division and the Department, as well as personal correspondence between Killip and his colleagues document...

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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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Dates:
1865–1872
Size:
90 Reels
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1903
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

This collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 90 rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M1903. These digital surrogates reproduced the records of the Georgia staff offices and subordinate field offices of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872. These records consist of bound volumes and unbound records, containing materials that include letters and endorsements sent and received, monthly reports, registers of patients, orders and circulars issued and received, and other records relating to freedmen's complaints and contracts.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Public Information Office
Dates:
1977-1983
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of press releases, general correspondence, and memoranda regarding announcements for various museum exhibitions and programs, exhibition brochures, and working notes used by museum staff for preparing press releases.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a section of the National Museum of Natural History website dedicated to Natural History Research Experiences as it existed on September 15, 2016. The program provides summer research internships for undergraduates. The website includes information about the program, experiences, and application process. It also...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Scholarly Press
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Open SI website, maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press (SISP), as it existed on February 29, 2016. SISP publishes research by Smithsonian Institution scholars in many fields as well as research closely related to Smithsonian Institution collections. Open SI serves as SISP's online portal ...

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Creators:
Global Invasions Research Coordination Network
Dates:
2006-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-106
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Global Invasions Research Coordination Network website as it existed on February 17, 2016. The Global Invasions Research Coordination Network is funded by the National Science Foundation and organized by Colorado State University and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, which also hosts the website. ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the National Zoological Park, including the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, and the Friends of the National Zoo, as it existed on July 27, 2016, and again on September 8, 2016, shortly after it was redesigned. Both versions of the website include ...

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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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