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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds
Dates:
1972-2000
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-086
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the career of Roxie C. Laybourne, a pioneering forensic scientist at the Smithsonian Institution whose expertise in identifying bird feathers helped government agencies and jet engine manufacturers take measures to keep birds away from aircraft. Laybourne worked in the Division of Birds for...

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Creators:
Wade, Jane, 1925-
Dates:
1903-1971
Size:
0.6 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wadejane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jane Wade papers regarding art dealer and New York gallery owner Curt Valentin, measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1903-1971. This small collection consists of papers donated by former Curt Valentin Gallery employee Jane Wade, which provide scattered documentation of Valentin's life and exhibitions at the Buchholz Gallery (renamed Curt Valentin Gallery in 1951) including biographical material, correspondence from artists Valentin represented, writings and notes, lists documenting clients, exhibitions held, and artwork by Picasso sold by the gallery, clippings of obituaries for Valentin, and a complete set of Buchholz Gallery exhibition catalogs from 1937-1948.

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Creators:
Hammersley, Frederick, 1919-2009
Dates:
circa 1860-2009
bulk 1940-2009
Size:
33 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hammfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles Abstract Classicist painter and educator Frederick Hammersley measure 31.8 linear feet and date from circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009. The papers contain biographical materials, 31 diaries, family and professional correspondence, personal business and financial records, estate records, writings, graphic design projects, teaching files, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographs, and works of art. An 2015 unprocessed addition includes a diary possibly written by Hammersley's mother, photograph albums and photographs, sketches and block prints, computer printouts, and hand painted grid color boxes used by Hammersley in teaching color theory.

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Creators:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Dates:
2006-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-367
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites maintained by the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. The museum's primary website was crawled on February 10, 2017. It includes information about the museum and its educational programs, exhibitions, and events. It also includes a blog which launched in December 2006. The collection database web...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-369
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Cerro Ballena" website as it existed on December 8, 2016. Cerro Ballena is a unique paleontological site located in the Atacama Region of Chile. In 2010, paleontologists discovered a rich fossil site containing dozens of whale skeletons, along with the remains of other extinct marine mammals and other marine ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2011-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-348
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Pyenson Lab" blog, maintained by the Department of Paleobiology, as it existed on June 8, 2017. The blog is written by a research group led by Nicholas D. Pyenson, a paleobiologist specializing in marine mammals. The blog chronicles the group's research and other professional activities as well as developments ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises
Dates:
2008-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-361
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Journeys website as it existed on March 21, 2017. The website provides information about travel tours, both domestic and international, offered by the Smithsonian Institution. The website also includes the blog "Journey Dispatches: Connecting the World through Travel." The blog, opened in December ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2009-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-368
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Center for Tropical Forest Science News" blog, maintained by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Center for Tropical Forest Science, as it existed on March 29, 2017. The blog is used to disseminate news about the program and to announce publications. It launched in October 2009. Materials are in e...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-370
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "Wilson and Reeder's Mammal Species of the World" website as it existed on May 11, 2017, and again on May 16, 2017. The website, maintained by the Division of Mammals, is a database of mammalian taxonomy. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-371
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the mobile version of the National Museum of Natural History website as it existed on September 7, 2017. It includes general information about visiting the museum as well as information about exhibitions, educational programs, research, and collections. This accession does not include detailed collection information....

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