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Dates:
1854-1856, 1860
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7198
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Dates:
1849-1861
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7191
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of George Suckley mostly concern his work on the Pacific Railroad Survey of the 47th and 49th parallels, 1853, and on the collections of the Northwest Boundary Survey of 1857. They include incoming and outgoing correspondence, mostly copies; journals, field books, notes, and related materials concerning the progress of the Railroad ...

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Dates:
1885-1911 and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Dates:
1838-1885
Size:
4.37 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 12x17 box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Several reports covering the scientific work of the expedition were made, and most were published. One of the exceptions was the ichthyology report, which Charles Pickering was originally assigned to prepare. It was delayed, however; and by the middle of 1849, Jean Louis Agassiz had been placed in charge of the work. Due to the pressures of hi...

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Dates:
circa 1883-1884
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers consist of a manuscript concerning the various boats, harpoons, cutting tools, and other instruments used by the United States whaling fleets, circa 1883.

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Dates:
circa 1875
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include a letter to Joseph Henry on existing manuscript sources for the history of Guatemala, April 2, 1875; manuscript notes on Central America; and other notes and letters, some in Spanish.

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Dates:
1860-1961
Size:
66 cu. ft. (132 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of reports, notebooks, notes, photographs, maps, and related materials documenting field research conducted by staff naturalists of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and its predecessor, the Bureau of Biological Survey. The reports, which primarily concern biological surveys conducted in the Un...

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Dates:
circa 1800-1930 and undated
Size:
11.79 cu. ft. (21 document boxes) (3 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7177
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Series 1 includes photographs, portraits, and correspondence collected by Merrill for the above publications. Series 2 through 5 include photographs of groups, particularly of the United States Geological and Geographical Surveys of the Territories (Hayden Surveys); and photographs of geological formations and of buildings in the Washington, ...

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Dates:
circa 1889-1935
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7162
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Dates:
circa 1886-1910
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7181
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit contains correspondence of Frederick William True with zoologists, naturalists, museum officials, Smithsonian administrators, and friends concerning specimens, publication of manuscripts, exhibitions, his trip to the Pribilof Islands in 1895, and USNM affairs. Also included are files concerning the preparation of exhibits, ...

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