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Creators:
Conservation and Research Center (National Zoological Park) Office of Education
Dates:
1992-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-259
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting educational programs created or sponsored by the Conservation and Research Center (CRC) for teachers, students, and volunteers. Program topics include biodiversity, forests, amphibian monitoring, black-footed ferret pregnancy watch, bird identification, and animal diets. Materials include teacher ...

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Creators:
British Columbia Indian Language Project
Bouchard, Randy
Kennedy, Dorothy I. D.
Dates:
undated
Size:
159 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7243
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes placenames, names of animals and food, methods of securing, and methods of cooking.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1889
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2332
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Translation by J. N. B. Hewitt.

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1907-1970
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Science Service subject files pertaining primarily to agriculture, farming, plants, animals, forest and forestry, fishes, mining, chemical technology, manufacturing, the National Park Service, and food. The subject files are arranged according to the Library of Congress classification system. E - America HV - Pover...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1973
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-179
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of motion picture and sound elements for the exhibition films that accompanied the National Museum of Natural History exhibition (Hall 10) "It All Depends: How Man Affects and Is Affected by His Natural Environment." Some of the film offerings that accompanied the exhibit were: "Man's Use of the Earth"- a 10-minute ...

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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:
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Rieman, George B.
Steinberger, A. B. (Albert Barnes)
Field, Isobel, 1858-1953
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Dates:
n.d
Size:
250 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2956
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethnographic data, principally on Samoa including: I. Samoa. geographical outline, III. History and Discovery. Arrival of missionaries. U.S. Exploring Expedition. An Episode in Samoan History, IV Regulative organization, the family, the clan, caste, division of labor, rights of property, V. Clothing, ornaments, ceremonial paraphernalia, VI. Food an...

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Creators:
Stern, Michael, 1946-
Stern, Jane
Dates:
1890-2008
Size:
17 Cubic feet (41 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1392
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Jane and Michael Stern's travels across the United States collecting data for their books on American material culture subjects, with particular emphasis on food and dining.

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Creators:
Ventur, Pierre
Dates:
August-September 1971
Size:
62 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7282
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concern witchcraft, dreams, animals, agriculture, food, children, natural phenomena, and miscellany.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1827-1985
Size:
26 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 13, Agriculture, Business, and Law contains approximately 3,300 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards business, commerce, farming and food, finances, labor, law, and social order in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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