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Creators:
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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Creators:
Hernández de Alba, Gregorio, 1904-1973
Dates:
October 28, 1943
Size:
4,000 Items (4,000 35 mm negatives)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4374A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A collection of approximately 4,000- 35 mm negatives from the investigations in Colombia. A set of contact prints was furnished, without charge, to the Andean Institute, the donor of the collection to the Bureau of American Ethnology, and a set of the prints made for the Bureau files at the same time.

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Creators:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Bay State Gas Company.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1858-1929
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1049
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document an investigation by M.L. Webb, an attorney from Massachusetts, into possible trust violations by the coal and gas industry of New England, New Jersey, and Delaware in the late nineteenth century. Documents assembled by Webb include patents, stock records, photographs, correspondence, hand written notes, published materials, and investigation notebooks.

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Creators:
American Museum of Natural History
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964
Dates:
undated
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2269
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
March 1913
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7335
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Schoff, Harry L. (Hamlin, New York)
Dates:
January 1933
Size:
2 Pages
4 Photographs
1 Drawing
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3242
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Rogers, Malcolm J. (Malcolm Jennings), 1890-1960
San Diego Museum of Man
Dates:
undated
Size:
11 pages
11 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2104
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
United States. Navy
Bayer, Frederick M.
Dates:
1953
Size:
159 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
122 Negatives (acetate)
0.58 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2008-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of 122 photographs of people and marine life made by Bayer while on the SIM survey of Ifalik Atoll in 1953, as well as 68 aerial photographs of the Atoll. The aerial photographs are stamped on verso as official Navy photographs. Bayer's marine life photographs include underwater images of coral, fish, crustaceans, and other ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2001-2010
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting responses to issues and crises in the news media related to the National Zoological Park. The bulk of these records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies during the tenure of Lucy H. Spelman, Director, ...

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