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Dates:
undated
Size:
1.16 cu. ft. (2 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-280
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of various drawings, published plates, and clippings. Subjects depicted include the sculptures of Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa and the carvings and designs of the Haida Indians, as well as images of fishes, mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, and mollusks. Some of these images were done as part of the United Pacific Ra...

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Dates:
1867-1993, undated
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of miscellaneous photographs, negatives, maps and drawings. The records represent a broad range of subjects and topics such as early 20th century photographs of China taken by Dr. Bailey Willis; a photograph of a portrait painting of Richard Delafield, Regent of the Smithsonian Institution, 1865-1871; exterior photograp...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Scholarly Press
Dates:
2009-2012
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-516
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of publications from the Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. Materials include Smithsonian contributions serial publications.

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Dates:
1865-1896 and undated
Size:
1.8 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 63
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Publication of memoirs, or scientific papers, began in 1849 with the Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. The papers in this record unit, apparently unpublished, consist of memoirs sent to or requested by the Smithsonian but for some reason not published. Many are undated, but nothing suggests that any of these papers predate the 1865 ...

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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
ca. 1870
Size:
19 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS990
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also 2-page prefatory note by George Gibbs.

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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
1 Item (proofsheet )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3987
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
circa 1889-1957
Size:
9.25 cu. ft. (18 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 156
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history of the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, 1889-1957, and to a greater extent, document the professional and administrative activities of Charles W. Gilmore when he was a staff member with the Division (1905-1945). Materials include daybooks and journals kept by Gilmore, containing the daily work activities ...

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Creators:
Sarony & Major, lithographers
Dates:
circa 1848
Size:
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A photograph of a lithograph depicting American Indians and the Hopewell geometric eathworks in Marietta. The lithograph, which is entitled "Ancient Works, Marietta, Ohio," was based on a painting by Charles Sullivan.

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Creators:
Illg, Paul L. interviewee
Dates:
1978
Size:
1 audiotape (reference copy).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9609
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Creators:
Oehser, Paul Henry, 1904- interviewee
Dates:
1974-1975
Size:
7 audiotapes (reference copies). 12 digital .mp3 files (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9507
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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