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Creators:
Lodish, Richard
Dates:
circa 1825-1908
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1421
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ephemeral archival materials from American schools, primarily from the northeastern United States, and primarily in the 19th century. Types of materials include instruction books and kits; students' work books and notebooks; flash cards; lesson books, some on religious subjects; religious tracts; printed lectures; students' report cards; school reg...

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Creators:
Woodland, N. Joseph, 1921-2012
Dates:
1943-2012
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (11 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the career of N. Joseph Woodland, who, along with Bernard Silver, invented and developed the bar code.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1745-1973
bulk 1840-1930
Size:
11.39 Cubic feet (consisting of 25 boxes, 2 folders, 4 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Schools
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Correspondence and Documents
Dates:
1890-1907
Size:
2.25 cu. ft. (4 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of logbooks documenting publications and publication distribution.

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United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1894-1903
Size:
2.08 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 222
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In 1971, the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, transferred its official records and collections of personal papers relating to the early history of the Department to the Hunt Botanical Library at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. The official correspondence files generated by Charles Louis Pollard during ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Ethics Advisory Board
Dates:
2008-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-287
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In January 2008, the Board of Regents adopted a new Smithsonian-wide Statement of Values and Code of Ethics which called for the establishment of an internal Ethics Advisory Board (EAB). Acting Secretary Cristian Samper appointed the members of the board in June 2008. Its mandate is to disseminate the Statement of Values and Code of Ethics ...

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Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
circa 1875-1897
Size:
5 Items (linear inches 1 box)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-06
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the papers of Frank Hamilton Cushing. The collection, which dates from circa 1875-1897, includes a poem, "The sun is sinking to the west," dated June 10, 1875; drafts of a letter sent to Spencer Baird, 1875; a manuscript concerning customs written in a shaky hand on badly deteriorated ledger paper; a Smithsonian official re...

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Creators:
Conservation and Research Center (National Zoological Park)
Dates:
1973-1998
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that were created and maintained by Christen M. Wemmer, Associate Director, documenting his professional activities, commissions, and research interests. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, minutes, reports, data, internal and external examinations, permits, notices, publications, and cli...

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Creators:
Beatty, Donald Croom, 1900-1980
Dates:
undated
Size:
88 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7315
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes diary entries, letters, word lists, and notes. Although the material was sent to the archives as "field notes on the Jivaro collection of Donald C. Beatty, 1931, accession 341,779, catalog 420,836-421,072," it actually includes historical data and data on nonmaterial aspects of Jivaro life. Regarding the Indians, it has information on cust...

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
31 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1248
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Names chief deity of each group.

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