6143 records — Page 14 of 615
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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1885-1929
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 123
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These are records of shipments received by the Office of the Registrar and usually contain only scant information about specimens or objects. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919; and Herbert S. Bryant, Chief, Division of Correspondence and Documents, United States National Museum, 1917-1948.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1851, 1855-1969
Size:
18.76 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (4 16x20 boxes) (38 bound volumes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are of incoming and outgoing shipments of the United States National Museum and other Smithsonian bureaus. Information recorded usually includes date, control number, address of sender and recipient, contents, and charges. Apparently a shipping office was set up in the new Natural History Building in 1912, and the main record ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Reptiles and Amphibians
Dates:
1853-1953
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7445
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection, which probably began to be assembled in the 1930s, comprises an information file on turtles, containing a high proportion of visual material: chiefly photographs (often only negatives) and graphic illustrations, many in watercolor. Several of these are by illustrator Antonio Zeno Shindler, and one is by Spencer F. Baird. ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1885-1919 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 75
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records concern the operation of the Office of the Registar and do not include accession records for museum objects. The materials were created and maintained by Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919. Most of the correspondence pertains to office policies and procedures, and other administrative matters.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1859-1921
Size:
6.83 cu. ft. (7 document boxes) (7 12x17 boxes) (16 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The accession record books list accessions of the United States National Museum in order of receipt. If the specimens are retained, the Registrar's control number assigned on receipt becomes the accession number. For the years 1859-1861, numbers begin anew each year. For the years 1859, 1860, and 1861, accession numbers begin anew each year. ...

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Creators:
Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1990-1993
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscripts of articles edited for publication in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, the official publication of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. These manuscripts were published in volume 13, no. 3-4, and volume 14, no. 1, of the journal. Materials also include rejected manuscripts; correspondence o...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1884-1907
Size:
1.04 cu. ft. (52 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 109
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection supplements the main series of accession records maintained by the Office of the Registrar; it contains microfilm of fifty-two (52) letterpress volumes of outgoing correspondence, numbered in sequence with the prefix "A", consisting mostly of acknowledgments to donors for specimens sent to the United States National Museum. ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1886-1907
Size:
0.53 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box) (5 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Temporary accession books list temporary accessions of the United States National Museum in order of receipt for the years 1886-1907. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919. Permanent accession record books are included in Record Unit 110. A volume list follows.

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1875, 1880, 1904, 1919
Size:
0.32 cu. ft. (16 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 118
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of miscellaneous records relating to accessions, contained in 16 microfilm reels. The materials are arranged in the following order: Index to donors, circa 1875, 1 volume; index to donor names, accessions through circa 1886, 14 volumes; index to accession records checked out from the Office of the Registrar, unda...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Reptiles and Batrachians
Dates:
1868-1926 and undated
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 508
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include three bound letterpress books and a bound volume containing routine notations concerning procuring supplies and accepting and sending out specimens. The letterpress books also have interleaved single letters and memoranda. Most correspondence is over the signatures of curators Leonhard Stejneger and Doris Mable Cochran, ...

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