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Dates:
1852-1971
Size:
3.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 96
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The clipping file consists of news clippings and magazine articles concerning persons and events in Smithsonian history.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1911-1917, 1927, 1932-1942, 1952-1969
Size:
1.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 82
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist mostly of news releases, but in some instances background material and correspondence are also included.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Editorial and Publications Division
Dates:
1847-1966
Size:
7.38 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 83
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records represent most of the activities of the Editorial and Publications Division. Included are a range of fiscal and administrative records pertaining to Smithsonian publications, especially correspondence with United States National Museum publications authors and background records for Annual Reports; news releases and news clipping...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1885-1919 and undated
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 75
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records concern the operation of the Registrar's office and do not include accession records for Museum objects. Most of the correspondence pertains to office policies and procedures, and other administrative matters.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Property Clerk
Dates:
1882-1930
Size:
2.1 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 78
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain correspondence of the Property Clerk concerning requisitions, orders, solicitations of business, and administrative memoranda concerning operation of the Department of Property and Supplies. They also include early phone bills of the Smithsonian and annual reports of the Property Clerk which contain inventories of supplie...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Chief Clerk
Dates:
1868-1918
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 66
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:
1871-1876
Size:
0.9 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 68
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Polaris Expedition was undertaken for scientific observation in the Arctic during the period from 1871 to 1873, under the direction of the Navy. The Smithsonian was involved, especially in meteorological observations, and acquired part of the records with a view to publishing them. This collection consists of the records themselves pl...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Topographical Data Project
Dates:
circa 1873-1882
Size:
1.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 69
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution and the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey collaborated in collection of data of relative elevations over the surface of the continent of North America, intending ultimately to publish a hypsometrical map. The collection of data was entrusted to Walter L. Nicholson, topographer of the Post Office Department, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1897-1918
Size:
2.9 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 55
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence and various other records compiled during Rathbun's career as Assistant Secretary. Descriptions of the records are included as part of the series descriptions. For other records of Richard Rathbun see record units 79, 80, 189, 192, 201, and 7078.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Meteorological Project
Dates:
1849-1875, and related records from 1820
Size:
2.5 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 60
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Joseph Henry's first major project for the Smithsonian was his plan to obtain weather reports from a countrywide network of voluntary observers; his plan is detailed in the 1848 annual report of the Institution. Voluminous reports, maps, tables, and charts were prepared and published on all phases of the work--rainfall, snowfall, temperatures,...

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