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Creators:
United States Fish Commission
Dates:
1879-1884
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7476
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of records that document the financial administration of United States Fish Commission matters relating to the 10th Census of the United States in 1880, the Berlin International Fisheries Exposition of 1880, and the London International Fisheries Exposition of 1883. Materials include vouchers, checks, and payroll ...

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Creators:
Transportation, Division of, NMAH, SI.
United States Fish Commission
Dates:
1871-1892
Size:
4.66 Cubic feet (20 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0256
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Most of the collection consists of drawings, both pen and ink and pencil, photoengravings and photographs and blueprints of fish, fishermen, fishing gear, nets, traps, seines, fishing vessels both small and large, and fish processing. Some are identified by type, some by location; others lack specific identification. Many carry comments and direct...

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Creators:
Moser, Jefferson F.
Townsend, Charles Haskins, 1859-1944
Moore, H. F. (Henry Frank), 1867-1948
United States Fish Commission
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Dates:
undated
Size:
154 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4838
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes title page and a sketch. Manuscript consists of ethnographic notes by Charles H. Townsend and H. F. Moore (whose names appear at the top of each page) of the U. S. Fish Commission.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Division of Fishes
Dates:
1865-1941
Size:
1.8 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 213
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:
Earll, R. Edward, 1853-1896
Dates:
circa 1880
Size:
1 folder.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7196
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of a manuscript of Statistical Review of the Vessel Fisheries of the United States in 1880, by R. Edward Earll. The manuscript was probably prepared by Earll in connection with his work on the United States Census of 1880.

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Creators:
Bean, Barton A. (Barton Appler), 1860-1947
Dates:
circa 1892-1897, 1903-1908
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include correspondence, notes, and notebooks of Barton A. Bean concerning his work with the Fish Commission in 1892 and 1897; trips to New York, Florida, and the Bahamas, 1894, and circa 1903-1908; and daily activities in Washington, D.C., 1895-1897. There is also a personal journal, apparently kept by a member of Bean's family, ...

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Creators:
United States, Bureau of Fisheries
Dates:
circa 1883-1915
Size:
0.5 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7438
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists mostly of records created during scientific voyages of the Bureau of Fisheries vessel Albatross. Included are dredging records, meteorological observations, hydrographic sounding records, and water temperature and specific gravity readings. Also included are reports of Albatross naturalist, James E. Benedict, 1883-1885...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1879-1907
Size:
10 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 112
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records comprise the primary outgoing correspondence of the officer in immediate charge of the United States National Museum from the appointment of George Brown Goode as Assistant Director in 1880. Volumes are numbered sequentially with the prefix "L." Records from the years 1879-1881 mostly pertain to the United States Fish Commission,...

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Creators:
Clark, A. Howard
Dates:
1879-1881, with related material, 1975
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents A. Howard Clark's work as officer in charge of the United States Fish Commission station in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Materials include clippings, catalogs of donation receipts and diaries.

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Creators:
Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918
Dates:
1870-1918 and undated
Size:
7.9 cu. ft. (15 document boxes) (1 half document box) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Richard Rathbun document his early investigations in geology and paleontology; his college career at Cornell University, 1871-1872; his work as geologist on the Geological Commission of Brazil, 1875-1878; and his scientific and administrative careers with the United States Fish Commission and United States National Museum. O...

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