Charles D. Walcott Collection
This accession consists primarily of Cambrian notes, lists, and papers collected by Charles D. Walcott. There is some correspondence to and from Walcott throughout.
Charles D. Walcott Papers
This accession consists of black-and-white photographs taken by Charles D. Walcott, a geologist with the United States Geological Survey and the fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. The majority of the images are panoramas and are primarily of mountain ranges in British Columbia, Canada.
Charles D. Walcott Collection
This accession consists of field notebooks, maps and correspondence created by or collected by Charles D. Walcott, fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.
MS 2415 Notes relating to a birch-bark record found in a wooden box near Fairfield, Iowa
Browning, John G.
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
Includes photos of site and objects, letters from J.G. Browning, J.W. Fewkes, and C.D. Walcott, affidavit of T.J. Griffith, and newspaper clippings.
Charles D. Walcott correspondence
Four letters between Charles D. Walcott and others. Included are three 1908 letters from Herbert Adams to Charles Walcott, from Walcott to J. Scott Hartley, Secretary of the National Sculpture Society and from Hartley to Walcott, relating to the election of Herbert Adams as the representative of the National Sculpture Society …
MS 2003-31 W J McGee biographical materials, photographs, and publications, 1883-1914, 1971
Materials kept by W.J. McGee's wife, Anita, pertaining to her husband. Contains W.J. McGee's obituary from The Evening Star; his memoir by N. H. Darton; notes on the life of McGee's father, James, as told by James to Anita; an article on McGee's daughter Klotho McGee Lattin which includes a …
MS 4689 Matilda Coxe Stevenson Papers
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888
Anderson, Larz, 1866-1937
Avery, Rachel Foster
Most of Stevenson's scientific notes are included as separate items in the series of numbered manuscript and the papers of John Peabody Harrington. This particular set of materials is made up of papers that passed into the hands of the executor of her estate. It consists of a miscellany of …
MS 4024-c Personal letters received by John Wesley Powell
Becker, G. F.
Bell, Alexander G.
Croly, D. G. Mrs
Contents: Becker, G. F. San Francisco, California. June 24, 1884. 1 page. Asking to be relieved of an inefficient clerical helper. Bell, Alexander G. Washington, D. C. December 17, 1884. 1 page. Invitation to dinner. Croly, Mrs D. G. New York City. 1884. 3 pages. Requesting photographs for International Bazaar at Cassel, Germany. Cushing, Frank Hamilton. Shelter Island …
Langley Experiments Scrapbooks
This collection consists of two scrapbooks kept by Glenn H. Curtiss and filled with photographs of himself and Samuel Langley. The photos show the two men and their experiments with Langley's aircraft, the Langley Aerodrome. The trial flights were conducted on Lake Kewka, near Hammondsport, NY. Each photo is labeled …
Charles M. Manly Papers
This collection consists of material relating to Manly's aeronautical career, specifically his work with Samuel Langley's Aerodrome. The material consists of programs, publications, newspaper clippings, work notebooks, waste books, (mostly letterpress) and correspondence between Manly and the aviation and Smithsonian communities, circa 1885-1925. Correspondents include the following personalities: Glenn Curtiss, Carl Myers, Charles Walcott, Frank Lahm, Cyrus Adler, Augustus Post, and Samuel Langley.