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Creators:
Smith, Lyman B.
Dates:
1959-circa 1970
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers contain correspondence with botanists and directors of herbaria concerning the identification of specimens, collecting and exchanging botanical collections, especially those of South and Central America, and requests for publications and notes and a manuscript on a key to Tillandsia.

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Creators:
Smith, Frank, 1857-1942
Dates:
1893-1942 and undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7262
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Frank Smith document his research on earthworms. They consist of correspondence with biologists and USNM administrators and staff, including Paul Bartsch, Nathan A. Cobb, Gordon Enoch Gates, Chancey Juday, James Arthur MacNab, John Percy Moore, Brayton Howard Ransom, Mary Jane Rathbun, Richard Rathbun, William deC. Ravenel, ...

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Creators:
Smithson, James, 1765-1829
Dates:
1796-1951, circa 1974, 1981-1983
Size:
5.37 cu. ft. (8 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7000
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The James Smithson Collection lacks a great deal of his original papers. Richard Rush brought Smithson's personal effects to the United States in 1838, along with the proceeds from his estate. A fire in the Smithsonian building in 1865 destroyed many of the manuscripts originally acquired by the Institution. Correspondence among individuals ...

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Creators:
Smith, Lyman B.
Dates:
1970s-1980s
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and related materials documenting Lyman B. Smith's research on flowering plants of South America.

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Creators:
Smith, Marion R. (Marion Russell), 1894-
Dates:
circa 1938-1964
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-073
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence to and from Marion R. Smith. Smith was a researcher with the Insect Identification and Parasite Introduction Section, United States Department of Agriculture.

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Creators:
Robbins, Warren M.
Dates:
1923-2009
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-136
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the personal papers of Warren M. Robbins, founder and director of the Museum of African Art which became a part of the Smithsonian Institution in 1979 and was later renamed the National Museum of African Art. The records document his early life growing up in Worchester, Massachusetts; his work in the Foreign Service;...

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Creators:
Smith, Lyman B.
Dates:
1940s-1990
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence relating to Lyman B. Smith's research on flowering plants of South America while with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Smithsonian Institution. The "Smithsonian Commons Prototype," crawled May 17, 2013, demonstrates a new planned digital presence dedicated to stimulating learning, creation, and innovation through open access to Smithsonian Institution research, collections, and communities. The prototy...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1997-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-191
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites related to Smithsonian Productions as they existed on April 9, 2013. "Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk about Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emancipation" was created in 1997 to accompany the "Remembering Slavery" radio series produced by Smithsonian Productions. It includes audio e...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2012-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Twitter accounts maintained throughout the Smithsonian Institution (SI). Twitter is a third-party site used for public micro-blogging by SI staff. In addition to general SI-wide accounts this accession includes accounts maintained by individual museums and administrative and programmatic units ...

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