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Creators:
Minor, Frank (photographer)
Armstrong, W. L., Mrs.
Dates:
1865-1885
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0183
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

11 8" x 10" and 10 4" x 5" glass photonegatives, some marked "1885", one marked "1865" and "Libby Prison"), but most seem from ca. 1885; silver gelatin except two silver collodion plates, one of which bears the "1865." The large plates were stored in a nineteenth-century wooden, grooved plate box (now stored separately). Images depict buildings and...

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Creators:
Biological Society of Washington
Dates:
1880-1890
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 83-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a bound volume containing announcements of meetings, lectures, and special events of the Biological Society of Washington, 1880-1890.

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Creators:
Lataste, Fernand
Dates:
circa 1880-1890
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-185
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a bibliography (in French) of the publications of Fernand Lataste on zoology, reptiles, and batrachians. An appendix (also in French) describes his voyages and scientific missions, 1880-1885.

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Creators:
Yarrow, H. C. (Henry Crecy), 1840-1929
Dates:
circa 1880-1890
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7166
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:
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1890-1919
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence from the Registrar to United States National Museum staff and others, mostly regarding transportation of specimens, and the annual report of the Registrar to the Assistant Secretary, including a statement of specimen distributions. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.

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Dates:
circa 1880s
Size:
2 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, possibly made by Cyrus Thomas or John P. Rogan, depicting Native American mounds at Etowah, Georgia.

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Creators:
Native American Photo Co.
Native American Photo Co.
Dates:
circa 1880s
Size:
10 Prints (halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-8
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enlarged halftone prints depicting Apache and Yuma people in Arizona, copied in the 1970s from original glass negatives. According to the Native American Photo Co., these photographs were probably made by Richard W. Hammer, a surveyor in the Southwest during the 1880s.

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Creators:
G.A. Katzenberger & Bros., Greenville, Ohio
Dates:
1880s
Size:
1 Mounted print (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-43D
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph of collection of stone implements, pipe, and possible gun or pipe. The photograph was sent with the description "photograph of some of the best specimens of Indian relics in our collection."

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Creators:
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
circa 1883, 1890
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

W J McGee (William John McGee was known to his colleagues and signed his notebooks as "W J McGee", without periods) was a geologist with the United States Geological Survey primarily in charge of surveying the Atlantic Coastal Plain, 1881-1893 and was an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American Ethnology (BAE) at the Smithsonian In...

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Creators:
Hinman, Samuel Dutton, 1839-1890
Dates:
circa 1882
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1165
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of charts I and III which accompanied Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1880. Relationships are indicated by a color code, but no accompanying list of native terms.

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