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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Information
Dates:
1947-1965
Size:
1.38 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 film box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Sikhote-Aline Meteorite" and "Smithsonian Institution Missouri River Basin Survey." Sikhote-Aline Meteorite" documents the meteorite between 1947, when it fell in Siberia, and 1950 and was produced by the Central Documentary Film Studio in Moscow in 1956. Thi...

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Creators:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843
Dates:
circa 1838-1839
Size:
0.6 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material appears to be the product of J. N. Nicollet's 1838-1839 expedition to explore the triangle of land bordered by Canada and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. It includes botanical and geographical observations.

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Creators:
Van Ravenswaay, Charles
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((552 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.vanrave
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Culbertson, Thaddeus A. (Thaddeus Ainsworth), 1823-1850
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
March 21, 1850-April 25, 1850
Size:
48 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1426A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains: Tables showing the Indian tribes of the Upper Missouri River. June, 1850. Autograph document signed. 9 pages. Letter from Culbertson to Spencer F. Baird, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution. Fort Pierre, Dakota Territory. May 30, 1850. Autograph letter signed. 12 pages.

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Creators:
Geyer, Karl Andreas, 1809-1853
Dates:
1838
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7290
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of the botanical journal kept by Geyer on the Nicollet Expedition, 1838, organized to survey the Missouri and Mississippi river area. Also included is a transcript of the journal with an introduction and index to specimen numbers.

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Denig, Edwin Thompson, 1812-1858
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
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Dates:
1919-1925
Size:
150 Items (ca. pages ca. 150 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2600D
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes correspondence between Denig's descendents and James Mooney, J.N.B. Hewitt, and J.W. Fewkes; and correspondence between C.N. Kessler, Helena, Montana, and Mooney and Fewkes regarding Denig Manuscript.

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DeLestry, Edmond L. (Edmond Louis), 1860-1933
Dates:
1897
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1304
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three blueprints: 1. Survey map showing the extent and location of the mounds in Adamsʹ Grand River group, being the most northerly group in the entire field, with all mounds numbered to 84. 2. Showing the location of the two groups of mounds and the prehistoric fortification along the course of the Missouri River, in twp. 124, N, range 79 west, Wa...

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Creators:
Kurz, Rudolf Friedrich, 1818-1871
Dates:
undated
Size:
124 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2522-c
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of drawings made by Rudolph Friederich Kurz in his diary while traveling to the western fur trading posts on the Mississippi and upper Missouri Rivers (1846-1852). Most of the drawings depict Native Americans, horses, artifacts, forts, and landscapes. The photographs were made or collected by David I. Bushnell in Berne, Switzerland, a...

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Creators:
Allen, J. I., -1929
Dates:
1858-1865
Size:
2 Tintypes (prints)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.386
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Tintypes depicting fur trader Robert Meldrum and his wife Medicine Tree [Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke); also known as Margaret].

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Creators:
Livingstone, Frank B., 1928-2005
Dates:
circa 1948-1990s
Size:
1 Boxe
Collection ID:
NAA.2009-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Frank B. Livingstone (1928-2005) was an anthropologist who conducted fieldwork in Liberia, studying the correlation between malaria and sickle cell anemia. This collection contains files relating to his research in Liberia on malaria and sickle cell anemia; correspondence; a photo of Livingstone; his 1950 application for temporary field work on the Missouri River Basin Survey; reprints and articles by others; a miscellany of materials pertaining to University of Michigan's Anthropology Department; and some conference materials.

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