6143 records — Page 13 of 615
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Creators:
Cooke, C. Wythe (Charles Wythe), 1887-1971
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of C. Wythe Cooke (1887-1971), a geologist and paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey, 1913-1956. These notes concern Maryland and Virginia. Materials also include maps.

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Dates:
circa 1885-1981
Size:
14.41 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (20 document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7293
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Materials in this record unit were donated to the Archives by Lucile Quarry Mann and the National Zoological Park between 1977 and 1988. During 1980 and 1981, Lucile Mann narrated the 16mm motion picture on audiotape with scripts by Pamela M. Henson, Oral Historian. In 1985, the motion picture was transferred to a 3/4" videotape and the t...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1874-1908
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This is a record of specimens and objects stored and controlled by the Registrar's office. Information on contents is usually very limited. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880-1884
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the correspondence of Stephen C. Brown with Spencer Fullerton Baird at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, regarding operation of the Smithsonian Institution.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1890-1919
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence from the Registrar to United States National Museum staff and others, mostly regarding transportation of specimens, and the annual report of the Registrar to the Assistant Secretary, including a statement of specimen distributions. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1874, 1879-1885
Size:
4.08 cu. ft. (7 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts from express companies for shipments from the Smithsonian Institution. Entries usually give little or no information on contents of shipments, although more information is included for 1879-1884. One volume is for shipments by sea. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1864-1940
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include a list of packages announced as being sent to the Smithsonian Institution, listed and numbered in order of their announcement, and containing the following information when complete: transportation number, sender, origin, address sent to, how sent, date received, and expenses. The purpose was to control shipments of ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1948-1971
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 199
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the files of the Registrar relating to budgets, personnel, organization, procedures, and policy. They do not contain accession records. The materials document the work of Helena M. Weiss, Registrar.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1891-1919
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 121
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Registrar recorded information about specimens received by the United States National Museum and assigned each unit a control number, which is the accession number for those items which were retained. This record lists the specimens by control number and the name of the curator who was assigned to examine and report on them. The materials ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880, 1884, 1888, 1892-1893, 1897-1898, 1901
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain information concerning the shipment of exhibits and supplies to and from expositions in which the Smithsonian Institution participated. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.

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