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Kirk, Edwin, 1884-
Dates:
1783-1893, 1905-1941 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7245
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Hayes, C. W. (Charles Willard), 1859-1916
Dates:
1900
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of C. Willard Hayes (1859-1916), geologist and chief geologist at the United States Geological Survey (1887-1911). In 1911, he began work in the private sector. Materials also include scientific illustrations.

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Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918
Dates:
1873-1877 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-211
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Richard Rathbun (1852-1918), a geologist and paleontologist. Most of these notes occurred during his time as a geologist with the Geological Commission of Brazil. Materials also include scientific illustrations and a few pressed plants.

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Geological Survey. Branch of Paleontology and Stratigraphy
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 no longer need...

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MacDonald, Donald F. (Donald Francis), 1875-1942
Dates:
1911-1916
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Donald F. MacDonald, geologist with the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and professor of geology. MacDonald was appointed by the Costa Rica-Panama Boundary Commission as geologist during the construction of the Panama Canal, 1911-1913. Some of these field notes were written in conjunction with ...

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Creators:
Hooker, Marjorie, 1908-
Dates:
circa 1950-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Marjorie Hooker, a Geologist with the United States Geological Survey, containing research on William Thomson. Also included are materials pertaining to Hooker's research and correspondence with others interested in Thomson. The papers contain research on Thomson and his friendship...

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Creators:
Mesler, Rector Duvall
Dates:
1912-1941
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Rector Duvall Mesler (c. 1879-1944), a geologist with the United States Geological Survey (USGS). He spent the majority of his career (1911-1944) as an assistant to Edward Oscar Ulrich. Materials also include scientific illustrations and negatives.

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Taff, Joseph A. (Joseph Alexander), 1862-
Dates:
1905
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Joseph A. Taff (1862-1944), geologist at the United States Geological Survey (1894-1909), the Southern Pacific Railroad Company (1909-1932), and the Associated Oil Company and Tide Water Associated Oil Company (1932-1937). Materials also include scientific illustrations.

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National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1857
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-298
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a catalog of crustacea collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. This catalog was compiled by James Dwight Dana (1813-1895), a geologist and zoologist on this expedition. These specimens are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and this c...

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Iddings, Joseph Paxson, 1857-1920
Dates:
1914
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7205
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of carbon copies of letters written by Iddings while in the South Pacific, dated August 20 to October 30, 1914.

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