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Creators:
Sturtevant, William C.
Dates:
1952-2007
Size:
220 Linear feet (The total extent of the collection is 191.41 linear feet (consisting of 473 document boxes and 2 record boxes) plus 254 sound recordings, 94 computer disks, 42 card file boxes, 85 oversize folders, 9 rolled items, 18 binder boxes, and 3 oversize boxes. Of the total extent, 4.79 linear feet (14 boxes) are restricted.)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of William Curtis Sturtevant and documents his activities as Curator of North American Ethnology at the National Museum of Natural History, his work as the editor-in-chief of the Handbook of North American Indians, his research among the Seminole and Iroquois people, and other professional activities. The collection is comprised of books, sound recordings, research and field notes, realia, artifacts, clippings, microfilm, negatives, slides, photographs, manuscripts, correspondence, memorandums, card files, exhibition catalogs, articles, and bibliographies.

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Creators:
Carter, Benny, 1907-2003
Dates:
1928-2000
Size:
67.5 Cubic feet (182 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The majority of the material in the Benny Carter Collection is dated from the late 1920s through the later half of the 1990s. Donated to the Smithsonian Institution in December, 2000, the bulk of the collection is comprised of original music manuscripts (full scores and parts), band books, and published sheet music from Benny Carter's prolific care...

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Creators:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
Dates:
circa 1814-1897 and undated, with related materials to 1925
Size:
15.43 cu. ft. (30 document boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The bulk of the George Brown Goode Collection (Record Unit 7050) predates the establishment of the present-day Smithsonian Institution Archives. A small addition of autograph letters was received from the Division of Political History, National Museum of American History in 1983 under accession number 83-081.

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Horstman, Dorothy, 1930-1999
Cline, Patsy
Horstman, Madi
Horstman, Fritzi
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Dates:
1959-1999.
Size:
11 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0723
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Tape recordings containing oral history and radio show recordings of country and western music, collected and produced by Dorothy Horstman.,Recordings include such musicians as Jimmie Rodgers, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline, Hank Snow, and Roy Acuff.

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Du Mont, Allen B. (Allen Balcom), 1901-1965
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics
Dates:
1884-1965
Size:
46 Cubic feet (150 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0018
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

While the collection is focused rather specifically on the development of television in America, including technical details, legal proceedings, marketing and advertisement, and manufacturing, it is also a rich source for the history of American advertising, work cultures, sales, and entertainment. There is also information about radio, mostly in p...

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Myers, George S. (George Sprague), 1905-1985
Dates:
circa 1903-1986 and undated
Size:
32.19 cu. ft. (63 document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7317
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of George Sprague Myers provide extensive documentation of his research career in ichthyology and herpetology. The collection also offers substantial information concerning the development of Myers' interest in natural history; his college work at Indiana University and Stanford University; his teaching career at Stanford University...

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Creators:
Kushi, Aveline, 1923-
Kushi, Michio, 1926-
Ohsawa, George
Dates:
1960-2006, undated
bulk 1970-1989
Size:
29 Cubic feet (88 boxes)
339 Cassette tapes
218 Video recordings
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0619
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publications, photographs, articles, audio and video recordings, and teaching materials relating to the rise of Macrobiotics in the United States, as popularized by Michio and Aveline Kushi. The bulk of the material was produced for the Kushi Foundation, Kushi Institute, and East West Foundation.

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Folder 1 Pamphlets & Reprints by Abbot. Includes The Scientific Monthly (March 1946 "The Sun Makes The Weather"; June 1925 "Where Are The Stars?"; September 1926 "Religion And Man's Origin"; November 1946 "The Smithsonian In A World at War"; December 1926 "A Mountain Solar Observatory"; September 1940 "Utilizing Sun Rays"); Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society (December 1936, Volume 17 #12 "Solar Variations Are Real"; December 1940, Volume 21 # 21 "The Variation of the Sun and Weather"; March 1964 Volume 45 #3 "Precipitation at Nagpur India"); Science (August 5, 1949, Volume 110 #2849, "Precipitation Cycles"; Volume 78 #2032, "Sun-Spots and Weather"; Volume 45 #2478, June 26, 1942, "The Smithsonian Institution As An Illustration of Internationalism In Science"; Volume 96 #2497, November 6, 1942, "Smithsonian Enterprises"; Volume 104 #2693, August 9, 1946, "Astrophysical Contributions of the Smithsonian Institution"); Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (Volume 5, September 1919, "Recent Simultaneous Measurements of the Solar Constant of Radiation at Mt. Wilson, California, and Calama, Chile"; "Rotating Projectiles From Smooth - Bore Guns," September 1919, Volume 5; Volume 6, January 1920, "A New Method of Determining The Solar Constant of Radiation"; Volume 8 #7, "The Larger Results of 20 Years of Solar Radiation Observations," July 1922; Solar Variation, A Weather Element, Volume 56 #6, December 1966); The Astrophysical Journal (Volume 97, #1, January 1943, "Note on Dr. Sterne's Review of Volume VI of The Annals of the Astrophysical Observatory of the Smithsonian Institution"); The Yale Review, April 1927 "The Weather And Radiation"; The Journal of Solar Energy (Volume 1 #1, January 1957, "Weather And Solar Variation"; Volume II #1, January 1958, "Detailed Procedure Used in Abbot's Method of Long-Range Weather Forecasting"); The Bicentenary Number of the American Philosophical Societies Proceedings, Volume LXVI, 1927, "Accomplishments of Modern Astronomy"; Year Book 1937 of The American Philosophical Society "Carl Barus, 1856-1935"; Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society "Rainfall Variations"; Miscellaneous Smithsonian Articles ("Abbot's Solar Heat Collector"; "Studies of the Sun and Stars"; "Smithsonian Researches on Solar Radiation"; "Studying Sun Rays In Africa, Chile and California"; "As Langley Predicted, Experiments Show The Prolonged Influence of Solar Changes on Terrestrial Temperatures"; "Solar Variation and Weather - Review of Smithsonian Publication 4545"; "Electric Power From Sun Rays"; Smithsonian News Releases, 1936, 1939); Journal American Water Works Association, Volume 40 #7, July 1948, "The Sun And Precipitation"; Ohio State Univ. Bulletin, Volume XXXVI #3, September 15, 1931, "Solar Radiation"; Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences," Volume 70 #10, 1936 "Henry Larcom Abbot"; Special Applications and Methods "Smithsonian Temperature Methods"; Strahlentherapie, 1931 "Uber Temperaturen in Washington und Kurzperiodische Veranderungen in der Intensitat der Sonnenstrahlung"; "The Australian Solar Radiation Station"; Daily Science News Bulletin, December 28, 1922, "Who Will Promote Science?" Abbot; Booklets (Business Digest, April 1937, p. 7, "What's the Weather-Next Year," by Abbot; Journal of Chemical Education, March 1932, p. 416, "Solar Radiation," Abbot; The Scientific Monthly, August 1936, p. 108, "The Influence of Solar Variability on Weather," Abbot; Children of the American Revolution Magazine [March 1936, p. 5, "The Ward of Our Nation," by Abbot; March 1937, p. 8, "Using The Sun Rays, by Abbot]; Taylor Rochester 1st quarter, 1939, p. 24, "Solar Radiation Discoveries Indicate That Weather Repeats Itself Every 23 Years" -- about APO program; The Torch [Jan. 1935, p. 5, about Abbot; Oct. 1936, p. 61, para, about Abbot]; Science Digest, July 1939, p. 40, mentions Abbot; The Yale Review, Autumn 1935, "From C. G. Abbot"; The American Review of Reviews, p. 635, "The Smithsonian Institution at Work," by Abbot; Smithsonian Contributions To Astrophysics, Volume 3 #3, "The Solar Constant" by L. B. Aldrich & W. H. Hoover; The Astrophysical Journal [Volume L #4, November 1919, "On The Diffusing Action of The Sun's Gases As The Cause of The Apparently Sharp Solar Boundary," by Abbot; Volume LI #1, January 1920, "Observations of The Total Solar Eclipse of May 29, 1919," by Abbot; Volume XXXIII #2, March 1911, "The Pyrheliometric Scale," by Abbot & L. B. Aldrich; Volume XXXIII #3, April 1911, "The Value of The Solar Constant of Radiation," by Abbot & F. E. Fowle; Volume 93 #2, March 1941, "Frederick Eugene Fowle," by Abbot; Volume XII #1, July 1900, "A Preliminary Statement of The Results of the Smithsonian Observatory Eclipse Expedition," by Abbot; Volume XI #2, March 1900, "A Prison of Uniform Dispersion," Abbot & F. Fowle, Jr.; Volume LX, 1924 "Radiometer Measurements of Stellar Energy Spectra," by Abbot; Volume 82 #4, November 1935, "Charles Edward St. John," by Abbot; Volume XVIII, July 1903, "The Construction of A Sensitive Galvanometer For Spectrobolometric Purposes," by Abbot]; Proceedings of the National Academy of Science [Volume 19 #3, 3/33, p. 361, "Periodicities In Solar Variation," by Abbot & A. M. Bond; Volume 9 #6, June 1923, "The Solar Prelude of An Unusual Winter," by Abbot; Volume 6 #11, 11/1920, "New Observations on The Variability of the Sun," by Abbot; Volume #2, February 1920, "The Larger Opportunities For Research on The Relations of Solar and Terrestrial Radiaion, by Abbot; BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIR OF (1) Henry Larcom Abbot; (2) Samuel Alfred Mitchell, by C. G. Abbot; Volume 56 #6, "Solar Variation A Weather Element," by Abbot]; National Geographic Magazine [February 1913, "Do Volcanic Explosions Affect Our Climate?," by Abbot; January 1926, "Measuring The Sun's Heat And Forecasting The Weather," by C. G. Abbot; October 1926, "Hunting and Observatory," by Abbot]; Quarterly Journal of The Royal Meteorological Society [Volume Lll #217, January 1926, "Measuring Sun Rays, by Abbot; Volume LXV #280, April 1939, "The Variations of The Solar Constant And Their Relation To Weather Reply to Paranjpe and Brunt," by C. G. Abbot]; Smithsonian Report for "Report on The Astrophysical Observatory" [1918; 1920; 1921; 1923; 1924; 1947; 1950; 1952]; 16) From "Explorations and Field Work of The Smithsonian Institution [1920 "Smithsonian Field-Work In Astrophysics"; 1923 "Field Work of The Astrophysical Observatory"; 1924 "Field Work of the Astrophysical Observatory In Chile, Arizona, & California"; 1926 "Field Work In Astrophysics"; 1929 "Observing The Energy of Sun Rays"; 1930 "Studying The Sun"]; Journal of Terrestrial Magnetism and Atmospheric Electricity, April 1928, #3, p. 149, "Variations of Solar Radiation, by Abbot; Physical Review, Volume V #26, August 1897, "On the Relation Between The Osomolic Pressure and The Vapor Pressure of Colutions," by A. A. Noyes & C. G. Abbot; The American Journal of Science, Volume II, 1896 "The Longitudinal Aberration of Prisms," , by Abbot & F. E. Fowle, Jr.; Transactions, Volume 95, 1931, p. 1013, paragraph by Abbot; A Supplement to the Geographical Review, Volume XIII #4, October 1923, p. 669, "Solar Radiation," by C. G. Abbot; Revista Geagrafica Tomo III, 1943, "Solar Variation and Weather"; Zvlastni Otisk, "Some Periodicities In Solar Physics And Terrestrial Meteorology," by C. G. Abbot, 1938; Journal of The Franklin Institute, June 1914 "The Radiation of The Sun," by C. G. Abbot; Gerlands Beitrage zur Geophysik, Bd. XVI Heft 4, Lepzig, 1927 "Smithsonian Solar Radiation Researches," by C. G. Abbot; "The 1900 Solar Eclipse Expedition of The Astrophysical Observatory of the Smithsonian Institution" publ. #1439; Bestimmung des osmotischen Druckles mittles Dampfdruckmessungen, by Arthur A. Noyes & C. G. Abbot; Sonderabdruck aus dem XLIV Jahresbericht des Sonnblick - Vereines, 1935 "Die Strahlungsmerstation der Smithsonian Institution auf dem Mt. St. Katherine," by C. G. Abbot; Comptes rendus des seances de l'Academie des Sciences CXXXI, p. 734, 1900 "Sur les derniers resultats obtenus dans l'etude de la partie infra-rouge du spectre solaire" by S. P. Langley.
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Collection ID:
Record Unit 7005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1920-1984
Size:
50 cu. ft. (100 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 326
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records provide primary documentation of Theodore H. Reed's twenty-seven year career as Director of the National Zoological Park (NZP). Also included are a few records created during his tenure as Senior Advisor, 1983-1984. A small amount of material was created by Reed's predecessor, William M. Mann. Included are materials concerning ...

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