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Record Unit 73
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Smithsonian Institution Archives

United States Bureau of Fisheries (before 1903, the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries)

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Record Unit 70
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An Act of Congress appropriated $20,000 to enable the United States Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries to exhibit ". . . a fair and full collection of the different specimens of American food fishes, casts thereof, models of implements, etc., used in the prosecution of American fisheries." The International Fishery Exhibition in Berlin, ...

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National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates
Dates:
1907-1982
Size:
16 cu. ft. (32 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 325
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Echinoderms, 1907-1980. Most of the correspondence dates from 1965, with a small amount created before that date. Some photographs and slides are included in the records and are noted in the folder listing. The correspondence ...

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Record Unit 7050
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This series consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the professional career, and to a lesser extent, the personal affairs of George Brown Goode. The incoming letters mostly concern professional issues including Goode's participation in societies and associations; his activities as a staff member and alumnus of Wesleyan...

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United States National Museum, Division of Marine Invertebrates
Dates:
1853-1962
Size:
7.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Fish, Farnum T., 1896-1978
Dates:
Circa 1912
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0876
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Farnum T. Fish (1896-1978) was an early aviator who flew his Wright (Co) Model B biplane in numerous air meets. This collection consists of five photographic post cards showing Fish and his aircraft as well as handwritten technical notes.

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National Museum of American History. Division of Photographic History
Dates:
circa 1883-1984
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 529
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist mostly of curatorial and staff correspondence and memoranda documenting activities of the Division and its predecessors, especially during the tenures of Thomas W. Smillie, Alexander J. Wedderburn, and Eugene N. Ostroff. The records also include information on the Hall of Photography, organized by Ostroff; newspaper ...

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Record Unit 70
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These records consist of correspondence, records, and other related materials pertaining to the U.S. Fish Commission's financial records from the exhibition. General correspondence is primarily between William V. Cox and Herbert A. Gill, but includes correspondence of George Brown Goode and Spencer F. Baird. The records include voucher lists, invoices, expense accounts, receipts, disbursement statements, and other related materials.

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Record Unit 70
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These records consist of indexed outgoing letterpress books pertaining to the U.S. Fish Commission's participation in the Fisheries Exhibition. The correspondence is mostly George Brown Goode's, but includes letters from Spencer F. Baird, Randolph I. Geare, William V. Cox, Frederick W. True, and R. Edward Earll. Some of the correspondence is from London. Contains miscellaneous correspondence related to Cincinnati, Louisville, and New Orleans Expositions as well.

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Record Unit 201
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United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, 1881-1902.

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