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Website Records
Dates:
2020
Collection ID:
Accession 21-077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Arago: People, Postage, and the Post" website, maintained by the National Postal Museum. The website is a resource for the study of philately and postal operations as seen through the museum's collections. It was captured on February 21, 2020, and again on May 21, 2020, prior to being integrated …

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Website Records
Dates:
2020
Collection ID:
Accession 21-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Books website as it existed on January 8, 2020. Smithsonian Books publishes a select list of trade nonfiction and illustrated books covering topics on which the Smithsonian Institution is an authority, such as history; science and technology; space, aviation, and military; art; and signature illustrated books …

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Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Dates:
1907-1978
Size:
79.56 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (121 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (60 3x5 boxes) (3 5x8 boxes) (2 film boxes) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Waldo LaSalle Schmitt provide comprehensive documentation of his professional career, 1907-1977. They also illustrate, to a lesser degree, his personal life. Particularly well represented in the papers is material concerning Schmitt's carcinological research, his curatorial and administrative careers at the United States National Museum (USNM), his career as …

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NASM Files
Dates:
1971-1978 and undated
Size:
10.12 cu. ft. (18 document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (1 16x20 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 306
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of the official files of Michael Collins as director of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), 1971-1978. To a large extent, the files concern the planning and funding of the new NASM building, its construction, the preparation of exhibits, and the opening of the Museum on July …

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Records
Dates:
1839-1863 and undated
Size:
11.43 cu. ft. (21 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 12 x 17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of records, mostly 1840-1844, concerning the founding and operation of the National Institute by Joel Roberts Poinsett, Peter Force, John James Abert, Francis Markoe, Jr., and others, particularly efforts to obtain federal subsidies, to collect specimens of natural history and manufactures, to provide space for housing its collections …

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Program Records
Dates:
1988-2009
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-024
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting program activities of the Smithsonian Material Culture Forum, which is an interdisciplinary group of Smithsonian scholars dedicated to the study and appreciation of the myriad aspects of material culture. The group changed its name from Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture to Smithsonian Material Culture …

Website Records
Dates:
2019
Collection ID:
Accession 21-025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Entomological Society of Washington website as it existed on November 6, 2019. The Society promotes the study of entomology in all its aspects and cultivates mutually advantageous relations among those in any way interested in entomology. The website includes information about the Society and its proceedings. Materials …

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Richard S. Cowan and Thomas R. Soderstrom Field Book
Dates:
1959-1973, 2003
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-013
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains one field book containing a list of botanical specimens collected by Richard S. Cowan, Thomas R. Soderstrom and others from March 22, 1959 to November 18, 1969. A list of identifiers and a color key for locations are on the title page verso. Identifiers: Lyman B. Smith, Ernesto Foldats, E. C …

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Website Records
Dates:
2015-2020
Collection ID:
Accession 21-050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Asiloid Flies" website and the blog of the same name. The website was crawled on February 21, 2020, and the blog was crawled on February 24, 2020. Both are maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Entomology, and relate to asiloid fly research conducted by research …

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Website Records
Dates:
2019-2020
Collection ID:
Accession 21-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (WRBU). The WRBU performs collections management activities for the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Department of Entomology mosquito collection, comprising over 1.5 million specimens. The WRBU also provides assistance to staff and researchers in locating and examining …

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