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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 Series. Series includes the titles: SCENES AT NOME, ALAS...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
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 and...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-251
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Cerro Ballena" website as it existed on June 16, 2014. Cerro Ballena is a unique paleontological site located in the Atacama Region of Chile. In 2010, paleontologists discovered a rich fossil site containing dozens of whale skeletons, along with the remains of other extinct marine mammals and other marine v...

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Creators:
Society for Marine Mammalogy
Dates:
1984-1995
Size:
24 cu. ft. (24 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Society for Marine Mammalogy (SMM) was founded in 1981. It began publishing a quarterly journal, Marine Mammal Science (MMS), in 1984. This accession consists of various files maintained by SMM Editors Joseph R. Geraci and Douglas Wartzok, 1984-1995. Included are files pertaining to manuscripts submitted for publication in MMS; corres...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals
Dates:
1961-2009
Size:
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-255
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the professional interactions of James G. Mead, Curator, 1972 - , with other museum staff, scientists, curators, professional societies, and the public. Mead specializes in marine mammal paleontology, particularly whales. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence as well as associated...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1989-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-036
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the contracts Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions had with various vendors in marketing and selling various Smithsonian video productions. Among the various videos included are "Magnificent Whales," "Inside Hawaiian Volcanoes," "Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden," "Dre...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-369
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Cerro Ballena" website as it existed on December 8, 2016. Cerro Ballena is a unique paleontological site located in the Atacama Region of Chile. In 2010, paleontologists discovered a rich fossil site containing dozens of whale skeletons, along with the remains of other extinct marine mammals and other marine ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lutet, Oliver, circa 1905
Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
163 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3399
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Fort George on the shore of James Bay and at Great Whale River by Hudson Bay. The notes are mostly linguistic with some ethnological content. The texts are stories in Cree syllabary with English translations. John of Fort George provided most if not all of the Cree text while Oliver ...

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Creators:
Kellogg, Remington, 1892-1969
Dates:
1926-1950 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of research notes collected by Remington Kellogg, primarily at various museums in Europe. Materials include some correspondence, photographs, and sketches made by Kellogg during his research.

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Creators:
Brown, James Templeman
Dates:
circa 1883-1884
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers consist of a manuscript concerning the various boats, harpoons, cutting tools, and other instruments used by the United States whaling fleets, circa 1883.

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