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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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and te...

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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. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1968, 1980-2008
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Tom Simkin, Curator of Petrology and Volcanology, 1972-2003, and Senior Geologist and Volcanologist, 2003-2009. Many of these records document his editorship of the "Catalog of the Active Volcanoes of the World," the development and update of "This Dynamic Planet - World Map of Volca...

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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:
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:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian GeoGallery" website, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences, as it existed on May 17, 2016. This 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 d...

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