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Creators:
Schantz, Viola Shelly, 1895-1977
Dates:
1961-1962 and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7288
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of material concerning Schantz's retirement from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service including a citation for distinguished service presented to her by the Department of the Interior, 1962, and letters written to Schantz on her retirement in July 1961. Also included are photographs, including portrait...

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Creators:
Schwarz, Eugene Amandus, 1844-1928
Dates:
1875-1928
Size:
3.7 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 12x17 box) (0.015 cu. ft. oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers concern the taxonomy and biology of insects, especially the coleoptera, and include correspondence, mostly incoming, with a number of American entomologists, notably the following: letters from Henry Guernsey Hubbard, 1896-1897, regarding Hubbard's trips to Arizona and California and containing substantial biographical information...

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Creators:
Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937
Dates:
1878-1936
Size:
8.51 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 3x5 box) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of correspondence with conchologists, naturalists, and shell collectors pertaining to shell collections and exchanges, and responses to Shimek's questionnaires on Pomatiopsis lapidarias and other shells; notebooks listing personal names of those to whom Shimek sent his publications on loess, geology, and botany; a not...

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Creators:
Schultz, Leonard P. (Leonard Peter), 1901-1986
Dates:
circa 1915-1970, with related papers from 1899
Size:
16.36 cu. ft. (32 document boxes) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers concern Schultz's personal and professional life and include notes, correspondence, research data, sketches, manuscripts, meeting programs, clippings, and published works concerning general ichthyology; ichthyological nomenclature; sharks and shark attacks; professional societies; expeditions, particularly the Bikini survey a...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1887-1976
Size:
19.03 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box) (44 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 386
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the manual record keeping system that tracked the animal collections at the National Zoological Park (NZP) before the introduction of the International Species Information System (ISIS) in 1975. Included are accession cards and ledgers containing the accession number, common and scientific name, date of accession (whethe...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2005-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-302
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the giant panda section of the National Zoological Park (NZP) website as it existed on August 23, 2013. This date coincides with the birth of a cub. The section includes information about NZP's giant pandas, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, and their exhibit space as well as information about giant pandas in general. In...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the National Zoological Park, including the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, and the Friends of the National Zoo, as it existed on July 16, 2013. It includes information about exhibits, animals, conservation projects, membership, events, publications, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1992-1995
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Gnu Yak Times," a bimonthly employee newsletter of the National Zoological Park. The publication began as the "National Zoological Park Employee Newsletter," was renamed "Zoo Employee Newsletter" in April 1993, and renamed "Gnu Yak Times" beginning with the September-October 1993 issue. Early ...

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Creators:
Silverman, William
Dates:
1925
Size:
0.26 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (0.01 non-standard size box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and negatives taken by William Silverman at the 1925 Tennessee v. John T. Scopes anti-evolution trail in Dayton, Tennessee. Silverman, a Georgia Tech student traveled to the trial with his high school science teacher to witness the event. Included are several images of Clarence Darrow and William Jennings...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs
Dates:
1972, 1978-2001
Size:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by Lisa Stevens, Collections Manager and, later, Curator, documenting public support of the pandas. The majority of the records consist of letters, cards, postcards, posters, and artwork sent by the public, especially schoolchildren, to the pandas or their keepers. Some of these materials were ...

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