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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-370
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "Wilson and Reeder's Mammal Species of the World" website as it existed on May 11, 2017, and again on May 16, 2017. The website, maintained by the Division of Mammals, is a database of mammalian taxonomy. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1978-1979, 1995-1996, 2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting three exhibitions in which insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992) collections were featured. The Dynamics of Evolution Hall, which opened in 1979, featured a section on population potential that was illustrated with a full-size kitchen covered in freeze-dried cockroaches that were rea...

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Dates:
2000
Size:
4 audiotapes.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9611
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Creators:
American Arachnological Society
Dates:
1948-1996
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Vincent D. Roth. He worked at the Oregon State Department of Agriculture and then the University of Arizona Experimental Station in Yuma, before moving on to be the Resident Director of the Southwest Research Station (part of the American Museum of Natural History) near Portal, Arizona. His ...

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Creators:
Conservation and Research Center (National Zoological Park) Office of Education
Dates:
1992-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-259
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting educational programs created or sponsored by the Conservation and Research Center (CRC) for teachers, students, and volunteers. Program topics include biodiversity, forests, amphibian monitoring, black-footed ferret pregnancy watch, bird identification, and animal diets. Materials include teacher ...

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Creators:
Systematic Entomology Laboratory
Dates:
1965, 1971-1993
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-022
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities of Paul M. Marsh as well as the administration of the Systematic Entomology Laboratory. The Systematic Entomology Laboratory, part of the United States Dept. of Agriculture, is responsible for the identification of insect specimens. Marsh's specialty was parasitic ...

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Creators:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman), 1887-1984
Dates:
circa 1911-1912
Size:
0.51 cu. ft. (1 3x5 box) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images of cephalopods, octopuses, and flowers used by S. Stillman Berry, malacologist. Materials include glass plate negatives, film negatives, black and white photographs, lantern slides, and a color transparency.

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Creators:
Townsend, Charles Henry Tyler
Dates:
1920-1940
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence to and from dipterist Charles Henry Tyler Townsend of the United States Department of Agriculture. Most of the correspondence is between United States National Museum Division of Insects staff, primarily John Merton Aldrich.

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Creators:
Williamson, Martha Burton Woodhead 1843-1922
Dates:
1849-1922
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-121
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Martha Burton Woodhead Williamson (1843-1922) was born in England and came to America with her parents at an early age, living in Ohio. During the Civil War she worked for the Christian Commission in Memphis, Tennessee. She was a faithful member of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. In 1887 she moved to Los Angeles, California, and b...

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Creators:
Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-265
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (WRBU) as it existed on July 7, 2014. The WRBU performs collections management activities for the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Department of Entomology mosquito collection, comprising over 1.5 million specimens. The WRBU also provides assistance to ...

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