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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1953-1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 619
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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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 i...

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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, Wi...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1963-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the renovation and modernization of geology-related exhibitions at the National Museum of Natural History. The majority of the records document individual units of Our Restless Earth in the Physical Geology Hall (Hall 20). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, scripts, specimen images,...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1969, undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photomicrographs of and research data related to lunar samples collected from the Apollo 11 mission. These materials were maintained by Dr. William G. Melson, Associate Curator in Charge of the Division of Petrology in the National Museum of Natural History's Department of Mineral Sciences. Melson utilized these ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2007
Collection ID:
Accession 07-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three departmental websites as they existed in 2007. All were replaced by redesigned websites during the spring and summer of 2007. It is unknown when any of the three websites were first made available to the public. The Department of Invertebrate Zoology website features information about staff research, departmen...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-223
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website, crawled June 3, 2014, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences providing detailed information about its collections with options to sort the specimens in a variety of ways. Collections information may not be complete. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1940-2006
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-255
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes created by Carl Huntington Broedel, William Richard Jones, E. C. T. Chao, Everett Dale Jackson, James F. Luhr, and Tom Simkin. Created under the auspices of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), these field books document ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2010
Collection ID:
Accession 11-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Museum Collections Records subdomain of the National Museum of Natural History website as it existed on November 26, 2010. The primary purpose of this subdomain is to allow the public to search collections maintained by the Department of Anthropology, the Department of Botany, the Department of Entomology, t...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 18-230
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian GeoGallery" website, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences, as it existed on November 29, 2016. The website allows users to search or browse the National Museum of Natural History's collection of gems, minerals, meteorites, and rocks. This accession may not include all of the collection ...

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