Sketches are of various subjects including botanical specimens, birds, and landscapes. Includes 4 maps, 1 page birds, 2 pages fish, 1 page frogs, 21 pages botanical drawings, 7 pages ethnological drawings, 11 pages landscapes.
Remarks: 10/18/40- Letter to National Geographic Society, referred to Dr. Stirling for reply. Inquiry re. Penobscot villages, and native dress of the pre-colonial period. 1/9/46 - Letter re. migrations of the Algonquians. 1/21/46 - Letter re. migrations of the Seminoles. Enclosed sketch of Indian figure wearing tunic. 2/18/46 - Letter re. Algonquia...
This accession consists of bibliographic citations, notes and sketches of specimens, primarily crustacea.
These are of pictographs from the upper Rio Uaupes (Vaupes), Amazonas, Brazil, near the Columbian border. Includes letter of December 5, 1950, containing sketches and black and white photographs.
"Klamath Expedition, California, Sketch maps: Sandsburyʹs Map." Map of Klamath and Trinity River area, apparently traced by Gibbs from published source, with some trails and distances added. Pencil and ink sketch. 1 page 10 in. x 15 1/2 in.
One caption reads "Lagoon ? tribe. Two men, one woman," and the other, "Hieroglyphs at Cunninghamʹs Ranch Miles Creek Mirced County, California". Two of the sketches are of the letter . SJB/1970
This accession consists of several curatorial items from the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, including a catalog compiled by Frederick M. Bayer of drawings of invertebrates from the United States Exploring Expedition; a series of original sketches of jellyfish that were in Bayer's possession, some of which are identified as being from the ...
This accession includes information concerning the planning and execution of the Smithsonian's annual Kite Festival. Materials include budget estimates, correspondence, memoranda, volunteer information, requests for services, miscellaneous notes, invoices, brochures, photographs, magazines, and press releases.