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Creators:
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978
Dates:
1897-1986
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-279
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials found in the systematic files of Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist at the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds, and Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum (1925-1945) and Secretary (1945-1952) of the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include correspondence, ...

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Creators:
Myers, George S. (George Sprague), 1905-1985.
Dates:
circa 1922-1985
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of the personal correspondence of George Sprague Myers, an ichthyologist specializing in zoogeography. Materials also includes field notes, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, and postcards.

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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:
National Portrait Gallery, Office of External Affairs
Dates:
1979-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-212
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting National Portrait Gallery exhibitions in the press. Materials include clippings, press releases, black and white photographs, brochures, and postcards advertising exhibitions.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs
Dates:
1972, 1978-2001
Size:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by Lisa Stevens, Collections Manager and, later, Curator, documenting public support of the pandas. The majority of the records consist of letters, cards, postcards, posters, and artwork sent by the public, especially schoolchildren, to the pandas or their keepers. Some of these materials were ...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1986-2005
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Brina Kessel, President of the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU), 1992-1994, and member of the AOU Council. Materials include correspondence, notes, minutes, agendas, reports, meeting programs and abstracts, postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, and negatives.

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Creators:
Schnitzer, George C., 1894-1925
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.3 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2002.0030
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material relating to George Schnitzer and the USS Shenandoah: two newspaper articles from 1925; twelve photographs of the USS Shenandoah crew and the USS Shenandoah and its hangar; four letters written by Schnitzer to family members; and seven photo postcards, some hand-tinted, showing the USS Shenandoah, U...

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Creators:
Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994
Dates:
1950-1990, 2005
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Richard E. Grant (1927-1994), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Paleobiology in the National Museum of Natural History. Some of these materials predate his time at either institution. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, scientific illustration...

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Creators:
Verrill, John, 1904-1933
Dates:
circa 1931
Size:
25 Items (2.5 linear inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1998-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of the papers of John Verrill and is comprised of ethnographic notes on the Jivaro (23 leaves), a report entitled "Results of Preliminary Survey of the Archeology and Ethnology of the Atrato Valley of Colombia, South America" (28 leaves), 5 maps of grave fields, 47 black-and-white photographs (apparently Cuna Indians, plus ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1972-2010
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial records created and maintained by Terry L. Erwin, Curator of Coleoptera. Projects covered include Biological Diversity of Tropical Latin America (BIOLAT), All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI), and the Encyclopedia of Life. Materials include correspondence, notes, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, drawing...

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