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Creators:
Hooker, Marjorie, 1908-
Dates:
circa 1950-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-104
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Marjorie Hooker, a Geologist with the United States Geological Survey, containing research on William Thomson. Also included are materials pertaining to Hooker's research and correspondence with others interested in Thomson. The papers contain research on Thomson and his friendship...

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Creators:
Johnson, Ellen H.
Dates:
1872-1994
bulk 1921-1992
Size:
55.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.johnelle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, art critic, author, librarian and educator Ellen Hulda Johnson measure 55.3 linear feet and date from 1872-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1921-1992. The papers include biographical materials; personal and family files; personal, professional, and business correspondence; extensive research and writing files; teaching files; subject files; professional and curatorial files; and artists' files. Johnson's papers reflect the full range of her career, interests, and close relationships with many artists.

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Creators:
Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
Dates:
circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
Size:
32.36 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (51 document boxes) (1 half document box) (4 5x8 boxes) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7073
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Carriker, Melbourne R. (Melbourne Romaine), 1915-2007
Dates:
1934-2007
Size:
30.8 cu. ft. (30 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and professional activities of Melbourne R. Carriker, marine malacologist. Carriker's research interests included snails, oysters, clams, invasive species of mollusks, marine mariculture, and estuarine ecology. Much of Carriker's research focused on South America, where he was ...

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Creators:
Whitehead, Henry P. (Prenton), 1917-2002
Dates:
1843-2010
bulk 1940-1986
Size:
156.91 Linear feet (178 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-042
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The papers of historian Henry P. Whitehead measure 156.91 linear feet and date from 1843 to 2010 (bulk 1945-1986). The collection documents Whitehead's careers, as well as his family and personal life. The collection also includes the personal papers of Tomlinson D. Todd, Elizabeth B. Delaney and the Howard Theatre Foundation. The combined collection is comprised of black theatrical memorabilia; materials relating to civil rights activities in the District of Columbia; and the African American experience in general. Included are playbills, sheet music, admission tickets, newspapers, magazines, books, photographs, clippings, flyers, brochures, pamphlets, sound recordings, research files, and other material.

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Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1970-1992
Size:
33.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.womabuil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Woman's Building feminist arts organization in Los Angeles measure 33.5 linear feet and date from 1970-1992. Originally founded by artist Judy Chicago, graphic designer Sheila Levant de Bretteville, and art historian Arlene Raven in 1973, the Woman's Building served as an education center and public gallery space for women artists in southern California. The records document both the educational and exhibition activities and consist of administrative records, financial and legal records, publications, curriculum files, exhibition files, grant funding records and artist's works of arts and prints. A significant portion of the collection documents the Women's Graphic Center, a typesetting, design, and printing service operated by The Woman's Building.

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Colonial Waterbird Society
Dates:
circa 1983-1987
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the files of Dr. William E. Davis and document his work as editor of the Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS) newsletter. Some records date from when the CWS was known as the Colonial Waterbird Group.

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Creators:
Colonial Waterbird Society
Dates:
1984-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of records documenting the tenures of Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS) Presidents Donald A. McCrimmon, David N. Nettleship, and Keith L. Bildstein. The records concern annual meetings, the election and appointment of officers and staff, financial information and Treasurer's reports, and the work of committees....

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Creators:
Museum Computer Network
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of executive director correspondence; grant proposals, particularly with the Institute of Museum Service (IMS), the Getty Foundation, and Apple Computer; Museum Computer Network (MCN) surveys; Spectra correspondence; and conference materials, 1985-1987.

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Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States
Dates:
1930s-1960s
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-045
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of bird sighting records (3x5 and 4x6 cards) and materials concerning the Potomac Valley Conservation and Recreation Council.

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