Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Geology
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Geology 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
"The Topography and Geology of Knox County"
This accession consists of a manuscript by Frederick R. Jellif on the topography and geology of Knox County, Illinois. The manuscript describes the soils, rocks, and rivers.
Field Research Photographs
This accession consists of glass plate negatives of specimens from the Burgess Shale in the Rocky Mountains, near Field, British Columbia, Canada, collected by Charles D. Walcott, fourth Smithsonian Secretary. Materials include glass negatives of fossilized remains embedded in shale slabs and illustrations used in publications, as well as lantern …
This biographical file was maintained by the United States National Museum's Department of Geology and several of its curators. Included in the file are biographies, obituaries, memoirs, and memorial service programs and addresses of prominent scientists, particularly American geologists and paleontologists, as well as some notable Smithsonian Institution personnel. Also …
Collected Catalogs, Correspondence, and Specimen Lists on Mineral Sciences
This collection consists of accession catalogs maintained by the Department of Geology, 1900-1910, and by the Division of Mineralogy of the Department of Geology (prior to 1897, the Department of Minerals), 1894-1910; catalogs, specimen lists, and an alphabetic index of the Frederick A. Canfield Mineral Collection which was bequeathed to the United States …
Henry Shaler Williams Papers
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Miscellaneous Photographs, Negatives, Maps, and Drawings
This accession consists of miscellaneous photographs, negatives, maps and drawings. The records represent a broad range of subjects and topics such as early 20th century photographs of China taken by Dr. Bailey Willis; a photograph of a portrait painting of Richard Delafield, Regent of the Smithsonian Institution, 1865-1871; exterior photographs of the …
MS 4394 Report on the geology of part of Cane Wash, Arizona, with a map showing the location of several archaeological sites
This record unit consists primarily of Edward P. Henderson's official correspondence files as associate curator of the Division of Mineralogy and Petrology. A smaller amount of files were created by Roy S. Clarke, Jr., who was appointed chemist in the Division of Mineralogy and Petrology in 1957. Correspondence before 1942 was carried …
MS 1925 Report on the geology of the Green and Colorado Rivers during J. W. Powell's second Colorado River trip
"This is John F. Steward's report of his study fo the geology of the Green and Colorado rivers during the second Powell river trip. The geological section given in pp. 3-9 is the same as that printed in pages 58-60 of Powell's (1876) "Report on the Geology of the Eastern Portion of the …