Query: Whaling
International Whaling Conference and International Whaling Commission, Records
Creators:
International Whaling Commission
Dates:
1930-1968
Size:
14 cu. ft. (28 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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New England Whaling Schooner Logbooks
Dates:
1841-1888
Size:
1.29 cu. ft. (3 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of New England Whaling Schooner logbooks. All ships seem to have had New Bedford, Massachusetts, as home port. Ships documented include the Active, the Adelia Chase, the Adeline Gibbs, the Ohio, and the Thomas Pope.

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William Henry Tripp, Whaling Log Records
Dates:
circa 1900-1925
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T91019
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains a whaling log from the schooner John R. Manta, a log from the schooner Joseph Manta, and related documents.

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Productions
Dates:
circa 1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created during the production of "Smithsonian's Whale" and "Gunboat." "Smithsonian's Whale" documents the construction of a 92-foot model of a blue whale at the National Museum of Natural History. "Gunboat" most likely accompanied the exhibition of the Gunboat Philadelphia which was installed in the National …

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MS 3393 Eskimo syllabic text collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1935 summer
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3393
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing story by Cookie, an Inuit man, handwritten in Inuit syllabary. The story, collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River in Quebec, Canada, is of Tunnies, a brother and sister that lived with the Inuit.

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Remington Kellogg Papers
Creators:
Kellogg, Remington, 1892-1969
Dates:
circa 1903-1969, with related papers to 1982
Size:
9.35 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 half document box) (3 16x20 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7434
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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MS 3396 Eskimo and Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Masty, David
Dates:
1935 summer
Size:
2 Notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3396
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Handwritten texts and linguistic and ethnological notes from Truman Michelson's 1935 research among the Cree and Inuit at Great Whale River in Quebec, Canada. Among the people that Michelson worked with were David Masty and Thomas, speakers of Great Whale Cree; Rhoderick, a speaker of Rupert House Cree; and Cookie and …

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MS 1987 Hoh and Quileute Indian Dictionary
Creators:
Reagan, Albert B., 1871-1936
Dates:
undated
Size:
94 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1987
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: Quileute Indians' Whaling- 4 pages; List of Indian doctors at La Push, Washington, 1 page; List of Indian names- on printed form, 12 sheets; Statement of location of Quileute Indian Reservation, 1 page.

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Tip top of the Earth: Arctic Alaskan Eskimo Educational Series
Creators:
Van Valin, William B., 1878-
Dates:
1912-1918
Size:
10 Film reels (black-and-white silent; 6,950 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film shot by William Van Valin as leader of the John Wanamaker Expedition to Point Barrow, Alaska for the University of Pennsylvania Museum. The film, that later toured in a film-lecture series by Van Valin, is known under the main title TIP TOP OF THE EARTH: Alaskan Eskimo Educational …

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Productions
Dates:
circa 1963-1989
Size:
17.9 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes) (5 film boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 587
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of 16mm motion picture films produced by the Office of Telecommunications (OTC) and its predecessors, the Smithsonian Museum Service, the Office of Public Information, and the Office of Public Affairs. Also included are films created by outside producers in collaboration with OTC. Included are black and white …

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