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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:
Wilcox, Ellery Vladimir
Dates:
circa 1900-1947
Size:
21 Prints (silver gelatin (including contact prints))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-44
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection largely consists of studio portraits of probably Plains Indians, which were likely made at Wilcox's studio in Scotland, South Dakota. It also includes images of the tombstones of Yankton Dakota Joseph Selwyn (Medicine Cow, ca. 1821-1898), John Pretty Bull (1851-1924), and Feather in Ear (Wiyakaion, d. 1900).

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1972-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records relating to the sea monsters Chessie (of the Chesapeake Bay) and Nessie (of Loch Ness) created and maintained by George R. Zug. Materials include correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, negatives, and transparencies.

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Creators:
Miller, Alfred Jacob, 1810-1874
Dates:
[undated] and 1837
Size:
161 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.millalfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A manuscript "Rough Drafts for Notes to Indian Sketches," and ca. 160 sketches.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 25-July 6, 2003
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2003
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Webb, Robert Watkins, 1906-1998
Dates:
1938-1996
Size:
53 Slides (53 black and white copy slides)
20 color slides (circa)
1,500 Prints (circa, silver gelatin (some in photo albums))
1,000 Items (circa 1000 copy color prints (made from slides))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-9
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Robert and Elizabeth Webb in numerous locations across the world, including Asia (China, Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, Borneo, Singapore, Thailand, Burma, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, and Russia); the Balkans (Czech Republic, Croatia, Yugoslavia, Montenegro, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, and Poland); Europe (Spain, England, Fran...

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Creators:
Beauregard, Mildred N.
Dates:
circa 1947-1971
bulk 1950-1969
Size:
2 slide viewers
3.25 Cubic feet
1,249 Slides (35mm)
Collection ID:
AAG.BRG
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Mildred N. Beauregard Slide Collection contains 1,249 35mm slides, dated circa 1947-1971, of gardens and castles in England, Scotland, France, Holland, Switzerland, Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, as well as American gardens, photographed by Mildred Napier Beauregard. Some slides show tourist sites and scenes including skylines, rock features, waterways, boats and ships, and unidentified individuals. The collection also includes two slide viewers.

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Creators:
James McNeill Whistler, 1834-1903
Dates:
[ca. 1830-1963.]
Size:
29 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.whisjamm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

15 vol. of letterbooks containing original letters, drafts and copies written by Whistler, or copies written by third parties and family members, 1892-1950; voluminous correspondence with family, artists, patrons, collectors, publishers and others; notebooks and ledgers, containing lists of etchings, copper plates, cataloges of silver china, copies...

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Creators:
Brown, John Croumbie
Dates:
circa 1860-1890
Size:
7.5 cu. ft. (15 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscripts and pamphlets on forestry in various European countries as well as Africa and Russia. John Croumbie Brown hoped to have the compiled manuscript published.

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Creators:
Brackenridge, William D. (William Dunlop), 1810-1893.
Dates:
circa 1838-1875
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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