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Creators:
Wheeler, George C. (George Carlos), 1897-1991, interviewee
Dates:
1989
Size:
1 audiotape (Reference copies). 2 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9560
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Project is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the project is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "William L. Brown Memorial Digital Library" website as it existed on November 9, 2015. The website includes information about ant scientist William L. Brown, Jr. as well as an online database of ant taxonomic literature. Due to technical issues, the search feature does not function properly in the crawled website...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-232
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This acccession consists of film elements from Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute productions. Subjects include pelicans, ants, myrmecophaga (giant anteater), and iguanas. Materials include 16 mm film elements.

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Dates:
1964-1999
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-003
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the research records of zoologist James Francis Lynch (1942-1998). In 1974, Lynch became the first staff scientist at the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies (CBCES) which was renamed the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) in 1985. Lynch administered or participated in several project...

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Dates:
1970-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-147
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the research records of zoologist James Francis Lynch (1942-1998). In 1974, Lynch became the first staff scientist at the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies (CBCES) which was renamed the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) in 1985. Lynch administered or participated in several projects ...

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Creators:
Town, Thomas J.
Dates:
1930s
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.2010.0024
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Thomas J. Town was a deep sea diver and was in the U. S. Navy submarine force in the 1920s-1930s. Subsequent to his naval service, Town enrolled as a student at the Curtiss-Wright Technical Institute in the late 1930s. Town later worked as an engineer at Lockheed Aircraft in Burbank, California. This collection consists of 35 mm black and white negatives for 42 images taken in the late 1930s at Grand Central Airport in Glendale, California and at San Jacinto, California by Thomas J. Town.

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Newcomb, Franc Johnson
Klah-Tso
Ah dith don hie
Begay, Segony
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Dates:
1938
Size:
122 Pages
2 Items (pencil sketches )
1 Drawing
6 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3924B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains several kinds of information from 8 named informants, including informants, including interpretations of sand paintings, stories and legends, accounts of ceremonies, and autobiographical sketches of informants. (See also Manuscript Number 4435 which contains more of the same collected in January-June, 1939.)

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Creators:
Lancaster, Clay
Dates:
1958
Size:
3 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lancclay
Repository:
Archives of American Art

1 letter and 2 printed maps.

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Creators:
Mann, Lucile Quarry, 1897-1986, interviewee
Dates:
1977
Size:
10 audiotapes (Reference copies). 12 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9513
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Faris, Lafayette
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
September 3, 1880
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3832
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Comments on similarity of myth of So-kuswai-un-ants (published by Powell in Report of Exploration of Colorado River) and Egyptian tradition reported by Herodotus.

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