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Creators:
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929
Dates:
circa 1875-1886
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notebooks and catalogues of Jonathan Dwight's collection of birds, bird's eggs, and bird's nests collected in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts between 1875 and 1886. Several of the volumes have narrative accounts of collecting trips and other activities.

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Creators:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dates:
circa 1970-1978
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the work of Marshall A. Howe, Roger B. Clapp, and John S. Weske on a monograph of marine and coastal birds of the New York Bight region. The material includes a dummy paste-up of the monograph; a complete set of photos and figures with captions; notes and other preliminary data; earlier drafts; and correspondence.

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Creators:
Howell, Arthur H. (Arthur Holmes), 1872-1940
Dates:
circa 1905-1940, 1967
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7169
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:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916
Dates:
circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection documents Mearns' career as a field naturalist and expedition member and consists of correspondence, 1898-1909, including photocopies of letters written by Mearns while he served on the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition of 1909; biographical material on Mearns and his family; field notes, research notes, specimen lists, ...

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Creators:
Gill, Theodore, 1837-1914
Dates:
circa 1858-1909
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers contain Gill's manuscript notes for a variety of published and unpublished essays on his taxonomic studies and specimen descriptions. Included are descriptive lists and notes of specimens acquired from the U.S. Exploring Expedition (1838-1942), North Pacific Railroad Expedition (1853-1856), and Mexican Boundary Survey (1855-1857)....

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1883-1977
Size:
46.93 cu. ft. (93 document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Bailey, Florence Merriam, 1863-1948
Dates:
1865-1942
Size:
2.19 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7417
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of Florence Merriam Bailey's diaries, 1874, 1887, as well as additional journals kept on trips to the Bermuda Islands, 1890; California, 1907; and Maine; 1911. Other materials include expense account books; articles and news clippings concerning and written by Bailey; a scrapbook; childhood writings; college papers an...

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Creators:
Johnson, Robert A.
Dates:
circa 1930-1931, 1934, 1938
Size:
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
2 contact prints
3 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-124
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Robert A. Johnson during a trip to the Labrador coast for ornithological studies in 1930-1934. They depict Eskimos, summer camps, and waterfronts at St. Maryʹs Bay, Wolf Bay, Mutton Bay, and Seven Island Bay on the Labrador coast.

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Creators:
Spofford, Walter Richardson
Dates:
circa 1958-1968
Size:
2.36 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Spofford's research on the biochemical taxonomy of raptorial birds and include correspondence, laboratory notebooks, and note cards containing data from the analysis of the electrophoresis of egg-white proteins in birds.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals
Dates:
1860-1973 and undated
Size:
8.5 cu. ft. (17 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7320
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains a variety of materials documenting the lives and careers of scientists from a wide range of fields, including mammalogy, ornithology, ichthyology, herpetology, botany, entomology, paleontology and geology. Also included are files on conservationists, taxidermists, historical figures, explorers, frontiersmen, and hunter...

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