Query: Geological Survey of Arkansas
Frederick Vernon Coville Papers
Dates:
1888-1936 and undated
Size:
3 cu. ft. (6 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7272
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers of Frederick Vernon Coville were part of a group of Smithsonian Department of Botany records which were originally deposited in 1971 at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. In December 1977, the records were returned to the Smithsonian for maintenance in the Smithsonian Institution Archives.

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in Record Unit 7272 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
William John McGee Papers
Creators:
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
circa 1883, 1890
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

W J McGee (William John McGee was known to his colleagues and signed his notebooks as "W J McGee", without periods) was a geologist with the United States Geological Survey primarily in charge of surveying the Atlantic Coastal Plain, 1881-1893 and was an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American …

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in Accession 20-089 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Mackenzie Gordon Papers
Creators:
Gordon, Mackenzie, 1913-
Dates:
1943-1945
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, reports, and notes concerning the research of Mackenzie Gordon. Materials relate to Gordon's carboniferous fossil work in the Batesville District, Arkansas, for the United States Geological Survey.

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in Accession 99-071 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Hugh Dinsmore Miser photograph collection
Creators:
Miser, Hugh D. (Hugh Dinsmore), 1884-1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-44
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs mounted on two unbound album pages, probably put together by Hugh D. Miser. They depict pictographs in Utah; Elarco Natural Bridge in Glen Canyon, Arizona; an Arkansas diamond mine; and a portrait of Ben K. Emerson. Miser acquired the photographs from Kirk Bryan, Heber Christensen, and Wilbur A. Nelson …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.74-44 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
MS 7030 Letter to John Wesley Powell transmitting archaeological specimens and sketches of petroglyphs
Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Gilbert, Grove Karl, 1843-1918
Dates:
1896 March 24
Size:
1 Folder (15 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7030
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of a letter dated March 24, 1896 from Grove Karl Gilbert to John Wesley Powell. The letter transmits archeological specimens (now held in the Department of Anthropology object collections) together with sketches of petroglyphs collected during work for the United States Geological Survey in the Arkansas River Valley from …

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in NAA.MS7030 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Records
Dates:
1894-1956 and undated
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7327
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when …

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in Record Unit 7327 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Robert King Harris papers
Creators:
Harris, Robert King, 1912-1980
Dates:
circa 1940-circa 1970
Size:
26.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1983-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material of the collection relates to a large collection of archeological specimens which Harris began in 1924 and developed into a 100,000-piece amassment. The collection, ranging in time from the paleo-American to the historic, in part represents Harris's own field work but also incorporates material of other workers. It includes …

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in NAA.1983-27 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Edward Oscar Ulrich Papers
Dates:
circa 1880-1938 and undated
Size:
4.26 cu. ft. (7 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 3x5 box) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7332
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares, "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when …

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in Record Unit 7332 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Edward Oscar Ulrich Papers
Dates:
1908-1944
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-188
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes correspondence, notes, maps, photographs and negatives documenting Ulrich's research.

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in Accession 10-188 for Geological Survey of Arkansas
Joshua Irving Tracey Papers
Dates:
1941-2000
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, reports, proposals, papers, field notes, articles, and photographs documenting the career of Joshua Irving Tracey, Jr., Research Associate/Geologist with the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Tracey specialized in the recent geological history of the Pacific Ocean.

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