Loretta Thomsen Smith Picture Postcard Collection
Two scrapbooks containing postcards, stamps, and hand-written information about various states of the United States. The initial pages in volume 1 contain information about the early history of postcards in Europe and the United States.
This accession consists of records that document the work of David H. Shayt, Museum Specialist, Division of Cultural History. The materials cover exhibition proposals and collections research. Some materials date to a period before Shayt worked at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, proposals, images …
J. Laurens Barnard Papers
This accession consists mostly of professional correspondence of J. Laurens Barnard, a Curator in the Division of Crustacea, National Museum of Natural History, and an authority on amphipods. Also included are research proposals, picture postcards, black-and-white photographs, and illustrations.
Darrell Bertness Postcard Collection
This is a small group of picture postcards.
This accession consists of the reading files and correspondence of the Divisions of Worms. The correspondence concerns the identification, exchange, and distribution of specimens, and other reference requests. Materials include correspondence, postcards, and color and black-and-white photographs.
Richard C. Banks Papers
This accession consists of papers documenting the career of ornithologist Richard C. Banks of the United States Geological Survey Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. Materials that date prior to 1966 relate to his service with the United States Army Medical Service Corps; his graduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley; and …
This accession consists of materials published by the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Materials include a postcard advertising the exhibition, "King of the World: A Mughal Manuscript from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle," and an invitation and program for the Friends of Asian Arts at the …
This accession consists of the administrative records of the Joseph Henry Papers Project under editors Nathan Reingold (1966-1985) and Marc Rothenberg (1985-2006). They cover the general administration of the Project and its relations with other Smithsonian Institution offices. Materials include correspondence, notes, reports, newspaper clippings, postcards, floor plans, and photographs.
Meredith L. Jones Papers
This accession consists of field notes of Meredith L. Jones (1926-1996), curator in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Jones' specialty was the study of worms. Materials also include scientific illustrations, maps, clippings, and a postcard.
Sackler Visiting Committee Records
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Milo Cleveland Beach, Director, 1987-2001, documenting relations between the Director and the Sackler Visiting Committee. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, postcards, and biographical data sheets.