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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Division of Exhibits Interpretation
Dates:
1974-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Richard H. Hider, Supervisory Horticulturist and later Supervisor, Graphics and Production, documenting horticulture activities and plantings throughout the various zoo facilities and exhibits. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, species lists, contractual information, ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1853-1920
Size:
2.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This is the record book of specimens distributed by the Smithsonian to individuals and institutions throughout the world. One volume includes distributions from Spencer F. Baird's personal collections. See also Transmission of Specimens and Specimen Distribution Records, record units 115 and 186.

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Creators:
Orloski, Bernie
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-169
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photograph albums compiled by Bernie Orloski, a regular visitor to the National Zoological Park who enjoyed photographing the animals. Orloski organized the images by species and included notes about species and individual animals. The albums were typically gifted to keepers once they were completed. Materials includ...

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Creators:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916
Dates:
circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection documents Mearns' career as a field naturalist and expedition member and consists of correspondence, 1898-1909, including photocopies of letters written by Mearns while he served on the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition of 1909; biographical material on Mearns and his family; field notes, research notes, specimen lists, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1984-1988
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of research proposals submitted to the Research Council. Each file contains an application, the research proposal, review documentation, and memoranda.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1943-1988 and undated
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 389
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In addition to the centralized animal registration records maintained at the National Zoological Park (see record unit 386), keepers also kept records for their own reference within their departments. This material consists of record books with information about the health, behavior, breeding, births, deaths, and diet of the animals at the N...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1970-1999
Size:
3.43 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily document the work of Frank M. Greenwell, Smithsonian Taxidermist 1957-1999. Greenwell retired in 1999 and had achieved the title of Chief, Taxidermy/Conservation, National Museum of Natural History, Office of Exhibits. Greenwell was also a member of the National Taxidermists Association. Materials include information on...

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Creators:
Cooper, J. G. (James Graham), 1830-1902
Dates:
1853-1870 and undated
Size:
0.54 cu. ft. (1 document box) (2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7067
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:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1975-2002
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and activities of the Office of Public Affairs, particularly as they relate to education. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, publications, serials, photographs, transparencies, posters, brochures, planning documents, activity books, reports, curriculum guides, special e...

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Creators:
Frease, John M.
Dates:
circa 1980-1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images captured by photographer John (Jack) M. Frease documenting both animals at the National Zoological Park and wild animals in East Africa. Materials consist of slides as well as indexes.

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