Query: Volcanoes
William F. Foshag Papers
Creators:
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956
Dates:
circa 1956
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a translated version of "The Life and Death of My Village," by Celedonio Gutiérrez, c. 1956. The manuscript documents the destruction of Gutiérrez's home by the eruption of the volcano Parícutin in Mexico in 1943. Celedonio Gutiérrez was an assistant to William F. Foshag during his investigations of …

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Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
1968, 1980-2008
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Tom Simkin, Curator of Petrology and Volcanology, 1972-2003, and Senior Geologist and Volcanologist, 2003-2009. Many of these records document his editorship of the "Catalog of the Active Volcanoes of the World," the development and update of "This Dynamic Planet - World Map of Volcanoes …

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Productions
Dates:
circa 1968-1970; 1978; 1982-1983; 1985-1987; 1994-1995
Size:
13.04 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 tall document boxes) (1 film box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-212
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting 13 productions created by Smithsonian Productions. 1) "The Sawyer and His Mill" was a 1969 exhibition film shown in the National Museum of American History's Agriculture Hall. The 4:50 minute film compared ancient and modern sawmills. It won the Bronze Medal at the International Film and TV Festival …

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Website Records
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-013
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program website as it existed on July 24, 2015. The Global Volcanism Program, administered within the National Museum of Natural History, seeks to document, understand, and disseminate information about global volcanic activity. The website includes volcano activity reports, information about individual volcanoes, and …

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Website Records
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the Global Volcanism Program, crawled in two parts on January 13 and 18, 2012. The Global Volcanism Program seeks better understanding of all volcanoes through documenting their eruptions, small as well as large, during the past 10,000 years. The website includes volcano activity reports and information about …

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Website Records
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-232
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Global Volcanism Program website, crawled in two parts on May 23 and 30, 2013. The Global Volcanism Program seeks to document, understand, and disseminate information about global volcanic activity. A redesigned website was launched on May 20, 2013. It includes volcano activity reports and information about individual volcanoes, including maps …

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William F. Foshag Papers
Dates:
circa 1935-1949
Size:
2.58 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-144
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting William F. Foshag's studies in Mexican geology. Foshag's notes on literature about Mexican geology make up a large portion of the accession. Also included are illustrations and photographs for published papers, manuscripts, maps of stratigraphic sections, contour maps, and field notebooks (including some observations …

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William F. Foshag Papers
Creators:
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956
Dates:
1923-1965 and undated
Size:
8.59 cu. ft. (14 document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (1 3x5 box) (2 5x8 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7281
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Website Records
Dates:
2020
Collection ID:
Accession 21-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a subsite of the National Museum of Natural History website as well as a stand-alone website, both maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences. The Hope Diamond subsite, crawled on April 6, 2020, provides a historical timeline and images of the Hope Diamond. The Global Volcanism Program website …

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Website Records
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-345
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program website as it existed on June 21, 2017. The Global Volcanism Program, administered within the National Museum of Natural History, seeks to document, understand, and disseminate information about global volcanic activity. The website includes volcano activity reports, information about individual volcanoes, and …

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