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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1998-2010
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of "The Plant Press" (New Series: Volumes 1-13), a quarterly newsletter issued by the Department of Botany and the United States National Herbarium. The newsletter includes articles about staff research and travel, visitors, new publications, and plant conservation.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
2011-2015
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "The Plant Press" (New Series: Volumes 14-18), a quarterly newsletter issued by the Department of Botany and the United States National Herbarium. The newsletter includes articles about staff research and travel, visitors, new publications, and plant conservation. Materials include serial publicati...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1899
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 40 original photographic plates, many of which were used in the article "Notes on useful plants of Mexico," by J. N. (Joseph Nelson) Rose.

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Creators:
Cook, O. F. (Orator Fuller), 1867-1949
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (foot )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7326
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Some of the material is in notebook binders. One notebook relates to the National Geographic Society and Yale Peruvian Expedition of 1914-1915 and includes general orders of the expedition. Another notebook has to do with economic plants, and the others relate to cultivated plants. A group of notes have to do with comparisons of Quichua and Polynes...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1904-1911
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 225
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material mostly contains Joseph Hannum Painter's incoming and outgoing correspondence with botanists and Smithsonian staff regarding the shipment of specimen collections; the identification of specimens; the mounting of collections and Painter's work on the yellow pond lily Nymphaea; also includes outgoing copies of payments made by Josep...

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Creators:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2036
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes Zuni (and Taos 1-13 at end) notebook marked, "Field Notes of Mrs M. C. Stevenson; New Mexico Plants." Apparently a catalog list of specimens collected. Numbers 1-167, plants named; numbers 168-500 vacant; locality not stated [Zuni ?]. Also at end, "Taos collection", Numbers 1-13. Plant specimens are Taos.

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Creators:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915
Dates:
undated
Size:
69 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2088
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Appears to be merely a series of extracts from published sources giving "Indian" (no specific tribe) uses of plants.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Physical Plant. Office of the Director
Dates:
FY 1997-FY 1998
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Director's subject files pertaining to Smithsonian Institution offices and committees, program files concerning Office of Physical Plant (OPP) divisions, and building files relating to OPP projects and services for the various Smithsonian buildings. Included are reports, memoranda and correspondence, staff and c...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Physical Plant
Dates:
1984-2001
Size:
0.88 cu. ft. (2 blueprint storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-065
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of project drawings of various repair and reconstruction projects performed by the Office of Physical Plant (OPP) and its predecessor the Office of Design and Construction (ODC) at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), the National Air and Space Museum and miscellaneous locations. Materials include architectur...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1870-1893
Size:
11 cu. ft. (21 document boxes) (25 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 220
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Most of these records are the official files of George Vasey as botanist of the United States Department of Agriculture and curator of the United States National Herbarium from 1872 to 1893. They include incoming and occasional outgoing correspondence, mostly to Vasey, but sometimes to Jeremiah M. Rusk, secretary of Agriculture; Edwin Willits,...

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