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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1949-1998
Size:
13 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence regarding entomology focusing on the study of mosquitoes. Topics covered include the Southeast Asia Mosquito Project, specimen collection, distribution or loan of specimens from the Museum, requests for determination of specimens by other international and domestic entomologists ...

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Creators:
Bassler, Ray S. (Ray Smith), 1878-
Dates:
1899-1925
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-008
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field books of Ray S. Bassler (1878-1961), a geologist and paleontologist in the United States National Museum. These notes mainly focus on his trips to Tennessee, Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. One field book contains notes made by John M. Nickles, who accompanied Bassler. Materials also include notes, maps,...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1946-1998
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial records created by Nicholas Hotton, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1959-1998. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; research notes, illustrations, proposals, and grants; exhibition files and floor plans; photographs and slides of specimens; lectures; and professional activity ...

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Creators:
Vaughan, Thomas Wayland, 1870-1952
Dates:
1902
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-033
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Thomas Wayland Vaughan (1870-1952), a geologist and oceanographer with the United States Geological Survey, the United States National Museum, and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. His research focused on the study of corals and coral reefs, the investigation of larger foraminifera, and oceanogr...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Department of Design and Production
Dates:
1964-1991
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 451
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence, memoranda, photographs, floor plans, illustrations, and architectural drawings which document the installation of exhibitions at the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) and the Renwick Gallery. Also included are exhibition scripts, catalogues, work orders, and administrative records of the Department...

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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:
Smithsonian Institution, Badianus Manuscript Project
Dates:
1930-1935
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7269
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Materials consist of approximately 115 gouache copies by Marie-Therese Missonnier-Vuillemin of illustrations in the "Badianus Manuscript"; and a descriptive pamphlet by Emily Walcott Emmart concerning the "Badianus Manuscript," an Aztec Herbal, "Codex Barberini, Latin 24 (Vatican Library), 1935. Additional documentation concerning the pro...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1952-1953, 1966, 1977-2015
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-149
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence created or maintained by Robert Hershler, Associate Curator, Curator, and Research Zoologist, 1985-2018, and Chairman of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 2003-2004, in the Division of Mollusks at the National Museum of Natural History. Hershler specialized in gastropods with focus on snails. ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1893-1969
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-315
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of various scientists associated with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and one of its predecessors, the Division of Mollusks. Scientists included are R. Tucker Abbott, Rolf A. M. Brandt, John Brooks Henderson, Austin E. Lamberts, Aron L. Mehring, and Peter F...

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Creators:
Reeds, Chester A. (Chester Albert), 1882-1968
Dates:
1908
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Chester A. Reeds (1882-1968), a professor at the University of Oklahoma and later a curator at the American Museum of Natural History. These field notes were made when Reeds was hired by Edward Oscar Ulrich as a collector with the United States Geological Survey. Materials also include scientific ...

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