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Creators:
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978, interviewee
Dates:
1974
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies). 4 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9504
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Friedmann, Herbert, 1900-1987, interviewee
Dates:
1975
Size:
3 audiotapes (Reference copies). 5 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9506
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Bailey, Florence Merriam, 1863-1948
Dates:
1865-1942
Size:
2.19 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7417
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of Florence Merriam Bailey's diaries, 1874, 1887, as well as additional journals kept on trips to the Bermuda Islands, 1890; California, 1907; and Maine; 1911. Other materials include expense account books; articles and news clippings concerning and written by Bailey; a scrapbook; childhood writings; college papers an...

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Creators:
Lawson, Alexander, 1773-1846
Dates:
[ca. 1846]
Size:
2 Volumes ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lawsalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A short manuscript biography of Lawson, signed "L"; a table of contents with a colored miniature of Lawson, drawn by T. Birch; and engravings by Lawson of birds, mammals, sea shells, human anatomy, scientific machines, instruments and book illustrations.

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National Museum of Natural History. Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
Dates:
1963-1967
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-362
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program (POBSP) consisted of biological surveys of an area of the Pacific Ocean that was dotted with clusters of islands and atolls. The major goals of the program were to learn what plants and animals occurred on the islands, the seasonal variations in their numbers and reproductive activities, and the ...

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Colonial Waterbird Society
Dates:
circa 1976-1995
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-050
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials produced by H. W. Kale, former Vice President and later President (1990-1995) of the Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS). Also included is the correspondence of Keith L. Bildstein, former Vice President of CWS, and Robert S. Baker, former Treasurer. Some records date back to when CWS was known as the Colonial ...

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Creators:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dates:
circa 1970-1978
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the work of Marshall A. Howe, Roger B. Clapp, and John S. Weske on a monograph of marine and coastal birds of the New York Bight region. The material includes a dummy paste-up of the monograph; a complete set of photos and figures with captions; notes and other preliminary data; earlier drafts; and correspondence.

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Creators:
Riley, Joseph Harvey, 1873-1941
Dates:
1903, 1906, 1930s and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7118
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of unpublished studies of birds in some of the collections mentioned above, and notes and lists compiled during Riley's research on the avifauna of the West Indies.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
circa 1894-1950
Size:
2.6 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (10 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains notes, drafts, and unpublished manuscripts for the projected, but never published, Parts XII and XIII of United States National Museum Bulletin 50: The Birds of North and Middle America. Included are notes of both Ridgway and Friedmann.

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Creators:
Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
Dates:
1889-1941 and undated
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7267
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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