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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1897-1898
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 56
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence written by Charles D. Walcott.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1854-1890
Size:
1.50 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 57
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenures of Assistant Secretaries Spencer Fullerton Baird, 1850-1881; and G. Brown Goode, 1881-1896, including the years 1881-1887 when he served as Assistant Director of the Museum without the title of Assistant Secretary.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1860-1908
Size:
19.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Most of the correspondence is directed to Goode, with lesser amounts to True, Walcott, and Rathbun. Also, a small amount of correspondence is addressed to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, (Baird, 1878-1887; and Samuel P. Langley, 1887-1906) but is generally referred to the Assistant Secretary for response. Much of the material is routine cor...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1897-1918
Size:
11.00 cu. ft. (22 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 55
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence and various other records compiled during Richard Rathbun's career as Assistant Secretary. Descriptions of the records are included as part of the series descriptions. For other records of Richard Rathbun see Record Units 79, 80, 189, 192, 201, and 7078.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1879-1907
Size:
42.64 cu. ft. (76 document boxes) (232 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records comprise the primary outgoing correspondence of the officer in immediate charge of the United States National Museum from the appointment of George Brown Goode as Assistant Director in 1880. Volumes are numbered sequentially with the prefix "L." Records from the years 1879-1881 mostly pertain to the United States Fish Commission,...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1884
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a correspondence register, apparently used as in index to photographs of correspondents. Although provenance is unclear, the index appears to be a register of cartes de visite of prominent scientists solicited and received by Spencer F. Baird and G. Brown Goode, who was Assistant Secretary in charge of the United ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1875-1902
Size:
16.5 cu. ft. (33 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of two of the special files maintained by the Department of Correspondence and Documents. In 1902 a new system for maintaining records was established. Descriptions of the records are included as part of the series descriptions.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1877-1896
Size:
2.50 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 54
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence compiled by George Brown Goode and concerns both the USNM and USCFF. Descriptions of the records are included as part of the series descriptions. For other records of George Brown Goode see Record Units 70, 189, 201, and 7050.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1936-1948
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 214
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consists of letters of detail that were sent to United States National Museum staff members from the Assistant Secretary and contained travel instructions and other information concerning field trips, attendance at conferences, and other official time spent away from the Museum.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of the Director
Dates:
1948-1970
Size:
48 cu. ft. (48 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are the administrative files of the Office of the Director, National Museum of Natural History. Most of the records date from the late-to-mid 1950s. Those records created prior to 1959 are the records of the Director of the United States National Museum, although they are records relating primarily to that segment of the U. ...

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