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Creators:
Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913
Dates:
1882-1913, with related materials to circa 1965
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7321
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting Lester Frank Ward's paleobotanical research and his work as Honorary Curator in charge of the United States National Museum (USNM) collection of fossil plants. Also included are letters concerning his official duties with the United States Geological Su...

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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1920s-1970s
Size:
33 cu. ft. (33 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that constitute the morgue files for the Science Service, and as such contain past articles, press releases and other materials pertaining to medical, psychological, and sociological issues. In addition are supplemental correspondence, photographs, news clippings, scientific papers and articles, obituaries an...

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Creators:
Reingold, Nathan,1927-
Dates:
1947
Size:
0.31 cu. ft. (0.31 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of motion picture stills and a black-and-white photograph from the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie, "The Beginning or the End" (1947), directed by Norman Taurog, with original story by Robert Considine and screenplay by Frank W. Wead, and starring Brian Donlevy and Robert Walker. These materials were used by Nathan Reingold ...

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Creators:
Science and Technology, Department of (NMAH)
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995
Gilfillan, Seabury Colum (college instructor)
Dates:
1921-1978
Size:
1 Cubic foot (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0461
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents S. Colum Gilfillan, a charter member of the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) in 1958 and his SHOT correspondence, particularly with Melvin Kranzberg.

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Creators:
Niblack, Albert P. (Albert Parker), 1859-1929
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7093
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The annotations, which appear as interlineations and marginalia and on blank pages such as flyleaves and the backs of printed pages, are largely additions to, elaboration of and further classification of Spencerʹs catalog of the peoples of the South Pacific, Africa, Asia, and America. Linguistic and physical characteristics, especially as related t...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
1881-1882
Size:
337 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2333
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes typed manuscripts and original notes, on sheets of various sizes. Manuscript annotated by J.R. Swanton and some sheets typed by Swanton (copies of original ?) included. Apparently somewhat disarranged, 5/58.

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Creators:
Hadley, Lora
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.84
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Lora Hadley during her healthcare work in the Southwest, which document pueblos, churches, and the pueblo remains at Puye, New Mexico, and include an image of a cross left during a funeral procession in the northern mountains of Mexico. Extensive descriptive notes are written on the versos, possibly by Hadley.

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Creators:
Southall, Aidan, 1920-2009
Clinard, Marshall B., 1911-2010
Dates:
1950s-1960s
Size:
18.8 Linear Feet ((45 document boxes))
13 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Aidan Southall (1920-2009) was a social anthropologist whose research focused on rural and urban settings in East Africa. Marshall Barron Clinard (1911-2010) was a sociological criminologist who conducted research in a number of countries, including Sweden, India, Switzerland, and Uganda. This collection, consisting mostly of questionnaires, represents Southall and Clinard's research on nutrition and crime in Kampala, Uganda.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
230 Items (ca. 230 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2987
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes also vocabularies, sociology, place names, list of tribes known to Shawnee, etc.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lincoln, Harry
Dates:
undated
Size:
23 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3018
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Syllabic text and English translation, and modernist on Fox adoption feast.

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