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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1897-1898
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 56
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence written by Charles D. Walcott.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1936-1948
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 214
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consists of letters of detail that were sent to United States National Museum staff members from the Assistant Secretary and contained travel instructions and other information concerning field trips, attendance at conferences, and other official time spent away from the Museum.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1854-1890
Size:
1.50 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 57
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the tenures of Assistant Secretaries Spencer Fullerton Baird, 1850-1881; and G. Brown Goode, 1881-1896, including the years 1881-1887 when he served as Assistant Director of the Museum without the title of Assistant Secretary.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1884
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a correspondence register, apparently used as in index to photographs of correspondents. Although provenance is unclear, the index appears to be a register of cartes de visite of prominent scientists solicited and received by Spencer F. Baird and G. Brown Goode, who was Assistant Secretary in charge of the United ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1883-1907
Size:
8.38 cu. ft. (15 document boxes) (44 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of memoranda from the office in immediate charge of the United States National Museum, usually the Office of the Assistant Secretary, to staff of the Museum and other divisions of the Smithsonian. People represented in the records include Richard Rathbun, Frederick William True, G. Brown Goode, and Charles D. Walcott. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1858-1869 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 561
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence written to Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary Spencer Fullerton Baird by officers of the HBC documenting their collecting activities on behalf of the Institution. Principal correspondents include George Barnston, Laurence Clarke, Jr., Charles P. Gaudet, Donald Gunn, William L. Hardisty, Strachan...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1860-1908
Size:
19.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Most of the correspondence is directed to Goode, with lesser amounts to True, Walcott, and Rathbun. Also, a small amount of correspondence is addressed to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, (Baird, 1878-1887; and Samuel P. Langley, 1887-1906) but is generally referred to the Assistant Secretary for response. Much of the material is routine cor...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1884-1939
Size:
1.16 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (8 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 117
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of copies of telegrams, official reports, memoranda, and correspondence between administrators of the United States National Museum, other divisions of the Smithsonian Institution, and government officials and other persons outside the Smithsonian. People represented in the records include G. Brown Goode, Richard Rathbun,...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1850-1877
Size:
19.78 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes) (21 3x5 boxes) 81 microfilm reels) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 53
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence from the Office of the Secretary. Researchers should use the microfilm copy of this correspondence.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1887-1907
Size:
0.56 cu. ft. (28 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of receipts from the United States National Museum for specimens loaned or given to individuals and institutions. Before 1891, substantial correspondence is included; after that date, there are mostly copies of receipts. People represented in the records include Richard Rathbun, Frederick William True, G. Brown Goode, and...

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