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Creators:
James Smithson Society
Dates:
1977-1985
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The James Smithson Society is the means of recognizing the largest donations, cash or objects, made to the Smithsonian Institution. This accession consists of the office records of the James Smithson Society. Materials include correspondence, photographs, brochures, pamphlets, news clippings and the like. The records document membership in ...

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Creators:
Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-328
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website of the Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (WRBU) as it existed on November 15, 2016, shortly after it was redesigned. The WRBU performs collections management activities for the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Department of Entomology mosquito collection, comprising over 1.5 million specimens. The...

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National Air and Space Museum. Department of Aeronautics
Dates:
1964-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of National Air and Space Museum (NASM) files from 1964 to 1994 about the bequest of Admiral Dewitt Clinton Ramsey and his wife to the Smithsonian Institution for the purpose of supporting the history of U.S. naval aviation. The Ramseys' gift is still manifest today in the Ramsey Fellowship in naval aviation history, ...

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National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
1999-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 18-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the online exhibition "Living Fossils of the Deep: An Expedition to the Bahamian Sea Floor" on the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) website as it existed on April 15, 2016. The exhibition documents a 1999 expedition by NMNH and Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute scientists to the Bahamas to study inverteb...

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Creators:
Higgins, Robert P.
Dates:
1957-1960, 1963-1965, 1968, 1972, 1976-1993
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Robert P. Higgins (1932- ), an invertebrate zoologist who held various positions at the Smithsonian Institution and the National Museum of Natural History, 1968-1996. These field notes document his collecting trips around the world. Materials also include scientific illustrations and maps.

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Central Engineering Dept
Dates:
1978-1996
Size:
73 cu. ft. (73 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-063
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of contract files dealing with the research, development, and construction of the Advanced X-Ray Astrophysics Facility (AXAF), now known as the Chandra X-Ray Observatory; and its components; the High Resolution Camera (HRC); the Advanced CCD Imaging Spectrometer (ACIS); and its two transmission grating spectrometers, ...

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Creators:
Saquet, Janette (exhibit creator and possible photographer)
Dates:
1981
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-53
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of exhibit summarizing the anthropological work of John Wesley Powell. The exhibit was installed in a single case in the north entry hall of the National Museum of Natural History. The photograph was taken in spring 1981, probably by Saquet.

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Creators:
Smith, Frank, 1857-1942
Dates:
1893-1942 and undated
Size:
0.4 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7262
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:
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:
Archer, W. Andrew (William Andrew), 1894-1973
Dates:
circa 1918-1973
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7378
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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