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Creators:
Butts, Charles, 1863-1946
Dates:
circa 1905-1946
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7377
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Charles Butts document his career with the USGS and the VGS and his research on Appalachian geology and paleontology. They include a large file of incoming and outgoing correspondence with academic, government, and economic geologists and paleontologists. The letters concern his geological surveys of the Appalachian region, the ...

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Creators:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
Dates:
1871
Size:
1 Album (30 photographic prints, all ill., 36 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0019
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Includes photographs from the Wasatch Mountains sub-series (Ogden; Cache Valley; Bear River; Gooseberry Creek; Red Rock Pass); and also photographs of Fort Hall, Idaho; Snake River; Pleasant Valley; Portneuf Canyon, Idaho; Red Rock Mountains; hydraulic gold mining at Alder Gulch, near Virginia City, Montana; the camp at Fort Ellis, Montana; Shadow [i.e. Mystic] Lake; and the headwaters of the Gallatin.

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Creators:
National Ecology Research Center (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
Dates:
1963-1975, 1988-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes, research, and catalogue records created or maintained by Roger B. Clapp. Clapp worked in the Biological Survey Unit, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, United States Geological Survey from 1970 until his retirement in December of 2011. (In 1989, the Biological Survey Unit was called the Biological S...

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Creators:
Wilson, Thomas
Dates:
n.d
Size:
2 Items (sheets pasted together 19 7/8 x 29 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7465
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map is made up of United States Geological Survey sheets for Maryland-District of Columbia-Virginia West Washington and District of Columbia-Maryland East Washington, surveyed in 1885-86 and 1886. The key to the annotations suggests that the additions show paleolithic sites. Some markings are unexplained.

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Creators:
Geological Survey. Branch of Paleontology and Stratigraphy
Dates:
1894-1956 and undated
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7327
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when no longer need...

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Creators:
Cooke, C. Wythe (Charles Wythe), 1887-1971
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of C. Wythe Cooke (1887-1971), a geologist and paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey, 1913-1956. These notes concern Maryland and Virginia. Materials also include maps.

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Yawata, Ichirō
Ofuji, Shigoo
Neuschel, Virginia S.
Dates:
1932
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4382
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes 12 illustrations, including 2 maps.

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Creators:
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925
Dates:
1870s-1880s
bulk 1879-1879
Size:
40 Mounted prints (circa, albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.143
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection primarily consists of photographs made by John K. Hillers for the Bureau of American Ethnology documenting pueblos, cliff and rock dwellings, and people in Arizona and New Mexico. The photographs depict Navajo, Zuni, Taos, Oraibi, Walpi, Tesuque, Sichomovi, Cochiti, Mishongnavi, and Shipaulovi Pueblos. There are also pictures of mo...

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Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1710
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Original draft on U.S. Geological Survey base map, 1 sheet, and tracing cloth overlay with Indian trails only, in red, 1 sheet. Photostat (in 3 sections) of original draft, to which trails have been added in red, 3 sheets. Also section of base map of extreme western part of Virginia with markings, presumably representing trails, in red pencil (part...

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Creators:
Ladd, Harry Stephen, 1899-
Dates:
circa 1915-1982 and undated
Size:
2.58 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7396
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Ladd's career with the USGS and his research on the geology of Pacific Islands. They include incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting field work, USGS matters, research and the publication of papers, and professional activities; diaries and field notes, mostly documenting his investigations in the Pacific; sc...

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