Query: Minerals
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Minerals
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1836-1953
Size:
0.27 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 folder, 1 oversize folder. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Minerals
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: Minerals 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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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Minerals for Minerals
Catalogue of Rocks, Minerals, and Natural History Specimens
Creators:
United States. General Land Office
Dates:
1868-1872
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a one volume catalogue of minerals, rocks, and natural history specimens from Western and Midwestern territories maintained by the General Land Office.

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in Accession 84-178 for Minerals
Collected Catalogs, Correspondence, and Specimen Lists on Mineral Sciences
Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1894-1910 and undated
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7291
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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 …

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Research material on Miner K. Kellogg and Kellogg papers
Creators:
Butler, Martha Ferguson
Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889
Dates:
1840-1879 and 1944-1983
Size:
1.3 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.butlmart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers of Miner Kellogg collected by Martha Ferguson Butler and Butler's papers documenting her research on Miner Kellogg. Also included are 3 published volumes written by Elizabeth R. Kellogg, niece of Miner Kellogg.

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Collection Records
Creators:
United States National Museum. Divisions of Mineral and Mechanical Technology
Dates:
circa 1900-1921
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 216
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, and lists concerning the storage and condemnation of specimens and materials belonging to the Divisions of Mineral and Mechanical Technology.

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in Record Unit 216 for Minerals
Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1936, 1938, 1948-1977 and undated
Size:
12.5 cu. ft. (25 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of correspondence documenting the operation of the Department of Mineral Sciences, 1963-1977, and its predecessor the Division of Mineralogy and Petrology of the Department of Geology, 1948-1963. With the exception of a few letters, correspondence of the Division of Mineralogy and Petrology prior to 1948 is not included in …

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Curatorial Records
Creators:
Museum of History and Technology. Division of Manufactures and Heavy Industries
Dates:
1878-1961
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-295
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the exhibitions, collections, and research of curators in the Division of Manufacturers and Heavy Industries. People represented include Edward C. Kendall, Curator and Frank A. Taylor, Curator. Some materials date from when the Division of Manufacturers and Heavy Industries was known at the …

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Correspondence
Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Mineral Technology
Dates:
1918-1919
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-148
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Joseph E. Pogue, Curator, with individuals, corporations, professional societies, universities, and government agencies in regard to fuel resources, technologies, and conservation. Materials include correspondence.

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in Accession 18-148 for Minerals
Photograph Collection
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
circa 1919-1976 and undated
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7421
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This photograph collection was maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences and its predecessor, the Department of Geology. It includes photographs of curators and other departmental staff members, donors to the national collection of minerals and gems, geologists, paleontologists, mineralogists, and gemologists. Paul E. Desautels, William F. Foshag, Edward P …

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in Record Unit 7421 for Minerals
Video of 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Department of Mineral Sciences and Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Videocassettes (Hi8) (2 hours)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amy Staples (HSFA Fellow) recorded 40th Anniversary Celebration of Dept. of Mineral Sciences and Paleobiology, NMNH. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds …

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