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Creators:
Greene, Edward Lee, 1843-1915
Dates:
1897, 1936
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes correspondence with Charles Russell Orcutt concerning Cactaceae, 1897; and a typescript for "Landmarks of Botanical History: A Study of Certain Epochs in the Development of the Science of Botany, Part 2, Prior to 1717 A. D.," 695 pages. This typescript is dated 1936 and apparently was typed from the manuscript which ...

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Creators:
Griffiths, David, 1867-1935
Dates:
circa 1905-1916
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

David Griffiths (1867-1935), a botanist, received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1900. He joined the Bureau of Plant Industry, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in 1901 as an Assistant Agrostologist, and was promoted to Agriculturist in 1907 and Horticulturist in 1918. He remained with the USDA for his entire career. Griff...

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Creators:
Griffiths, David, 1867-1935
Dates:
1904-1930
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 document box) (0.19 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

David Griffiths (1867-1935), a botanist, received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1900. He joined the Bureau of Plant Industry, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in 1901 as an Assistant Agrostologist, and was promoted to Agriculturist in 1907 and Horticulturist in 1918. He remained with the USDA for his entire career. Griff...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1886-1928 and undated
Size:
22.74 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (40 document boxes) (3 tall document boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include official records that document the history of the USNH while Joseph Nelson Rose was assistant botanist at the United States Department of Agriculture (1888-1896), assistant and associate curator, USNH, United States National Museum (1896-1911), and the Division of Plants, USNM (1917-1928); also personal and official papers...

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Creators:
Griffiths, David, 1867-1935
Dates:
circa 1900-1920
Size:
42.82 cu. ft. (43 document boxes) (32 12x17 boxes) (21 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7370
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:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1906-1925 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the curatorial activities of Joseph Nelson Rose, a curator in the Division of Plants, 1896-1911 and 1917-1928. Rose specialized in the study of cacti. Some materials document Rose's leave of absence from the United States National Museum for field work in South America. Materials include co...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1907-1925 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the curatorial activities of J. N. (Joseph Nelson) Rose, a curator in the Division of Plants, 1896-1911 and 1917-1928. Rose specialized in the study of cacti. Some materials document Rose's leave of absence from the United States National Museum for field work in South America. Materials include...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1899-1918
Size:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 document box) (3 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-280
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images of cacti maintained by curator Joseph Nelson Rose. Most images were taken in Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, the Dominican Republic, the British West Indies, and the Danish West Indies. Some images of people, buildings, and landscapes are also present. Materials are mostly glass plate negatives and nitrate negati...

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Creators:
Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1020
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Without the word for cactus.

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Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Haskin, Frederic J. (Frederic Jennings), 1872-1944
Rose, J. N. (Joseph Nelson), 1862-1928
Dates:
July 24, 1923
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1851
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In regard to the use by Yaqui Indians of "Cholla", or "Choya" a plant of the cactus family. Also copy of Bulletin 60 from the Agricultural Experiment Station, Agricultural College, New Mexico.

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