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Creators:
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
Dates:
circa 1850s-1919
Size:
24.9 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (49 12x17 boxes) (2 16x20 boxes) (8 3x5 boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of Ridgway correspondence with Spencer Fullerton Baird, drawings of birds, and material collected by Ridgway for his important work, Color Standards and Nomenclature (Washington, 1912). Many of the materials in this collection are available online. View Digitized Materials.

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Creators:
Ridgway, John L., 1859-1947
Dates:
1881-1882
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7211
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of about 200 drawings of birds' eggs done by John L. Ridgway for Spencer F. Baird in 1881 and a list of those drawings.

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Creators:
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of seven original watercolors of birds by ornithologist Robert Ridgway.

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Creators:
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90092
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of bird and nest drawings, including originals and plates that were used for publication purposes.

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Creators:
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
Powers, Stephen, 1840-1904
Dates:
undated
Size:
8 Leaves
Collection ID:
NAA.MS950
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Clerk's copy in parallel columns, in U. S. Department of Interior printed schedule, evidently from Numbers 778 and 951.

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Creators:
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS778
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded in Comparative Vocabulary. Title in hand of Gatschet. Includes a dialect of Paviotso ("Truckee River near Pyramid Lake.")

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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1894-1950
Size:
1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains notes, drafts, and unpublished manuscripts for the projected, but never published, Parts XII and XIII of United States National Museum Bulletin 50: The Birds of North and Middle America. Included are notes of both Ridgway and Friedmann.

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Creators:
Harriman Alaska Expedition (1899)
Dates:
1899-1900
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7243
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:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Skinner Engine Company
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Dates:
1880-1960.
Size:
29 Cubic feet (81 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1087
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records of the Skinner Engine Company, Erie, Pennsylvania, manufacturers of Universal Unaflow engines, include correspondence and orders, 1905-1939, 1948-1951; drawings, blueprints, tracings, photographs, and files on Corliss engines, diesels, steam turbines, variable steam controls, and Kingsford and Stumpf stationary and marine unaflow engines, 1...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Birds
Dates:
circa 1854-1959
Size:
18.5 cu. ft. (37 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of correspondence of the Division of Birds, most of which was conducted by the three curators listed above. There is a lesser amount of correspondence of Associate Curators. Also included is material concerning the history of the Division and distribution and destruction of specimens.

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