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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of Natural History's collection search website as it existed on January 27, 2016. This website allows the public to search collections maintained by the Department of Anthropology, the Department of Botany, the Department of Entomology, the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, the Department of ...

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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7317
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This series consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the professional career of George Sprague Myers. Myers was a prolific letter writer, and he maintained an extensive correspondence with domestic and foreign ichthyologists, herpetologists, evolutionary biologists, and aquarists. Other correspondents include university...

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Dates:
1919-1939
Level:
file
Size:
20 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0036
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Informal group of U.S. Navy aviators, "Landing at Grant Park, Chicago, Ill., July 1919," the America Trans Oceanic Company (ATO) modified Curtiss Model H-16 "Big Fish" (1920), Pitcairn PA-3 Orowing, Pitcairn PCA-2 Autogiro, autogiro towing an advertising banner, aerial views of the John Waldron Corp. factory (New Brunswick, New Jersey), two views o...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
circa 1825-1972
Size:
1.15 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains field catalogs and notebooks, manuscript notes, lists, and drawings primarily concerning mammal specimens. Also included are lists, autographs, and related materials regarding mammalogists and naturalists who collected mammal specimens for the United States National Museum. The field catalogs and notebooks are the ...

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Creators:
Peters, James Arthur, 1922-1972
Dates:
1965-1971
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and published materials documenting Peters' work on the Rare and Endangered Species Committee of the Bureau of Sports Fish and Wildlife, U.S. Department of the Interior.

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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 328
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In the early 1960s, the exhibition halls relating to paleontology were remodeled. The scripts in this series correspond to the new exhibit labels created during these renovations. As part of the eight-year, museum-wide Exhibits Modernization Program, on June 6, 1961, three halls formally opened: the Hall of Fossil Plants and...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9579
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives