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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1925-1928
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-294
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Grace E. Pickford (1902-1986), a zoologist and professor at Albertus Magnus College, Yale University, and Hiram College. These field notes document her focus on worms while in South Africa as a traveling scholar of Newnham College, Cambridge. These records document specimens in the National Museum ...

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Creators:
Chapman, Dean R., 1922-1995
Dates:
circa 1960-1976
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes; 1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Dean R. Chapman (1922-1995) was an authority on tektites (enigmatic natural glass objects that are found in certain regions of both the Earth's land surfaces and in its deep sea sediments. Tektites have historically been collected along with meteorites). He spent most of his career as an aerodynamicist at the National Aeronautics and Spac...

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Creators:
Taff, Joseph A. (Joseph Alexander), 1862-
Dates:
1905
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Joseph A. Taff (1862-1944), geologist at the United States Geological Survey (1894-1909), the Southern Pacific Railroad Company (1909-1932), and the Associated Oil Company and Tide Water Associated Oil Company (1932-1937). Materials also include scientific illustrations.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2010-2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the blog "National Museum of Natural History Unearthed" as it existed on both January 17 and February 5, 2018. The blog was initially established in May 2010 as part of the celebration of the museum's centennial anniversary and was dedicated to the history of the museum. It continued to highlight a variety of activit...

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Creators:
Encyclopedia of Life
Dates:
2015-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) social media accounts. EOL is a global partnership between the scientific community and the general public to make freely available to anyone knowledge about all the world's organisms. EOL's SoundCloud account, crawled on November 30, 2015, is used to share field recordings of animal s...

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Creators:
Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960
Dates:
1907-1937, 1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-213
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Paul Bartsch (1871-1960), a zoologist in the United States National Museum Department of Zoology. Major expeditions include the Albatross Philippine Expedition, the Johnson-Smithsonian Deep Sea Expedition to the West Indies, and the Smithsonian-Roebling Expedition to Cuba. Materials also include c...

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Creators:
James Smithson Society
Dates:
1992-1994
Size:
4.58 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-126
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of copies of James Smithson Society Grant Proposals; attachments for proposals; Founder Medalist nominations; James Smithson Society Grant Proposal books; the publication "1991, A Year in Review;" and memoranda related to the grant proposal and award process. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, brochures, pamph...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1857
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-298
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a catalog of crustacea collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. This catalog was compiled by James Dwight Dana (1813-1895), a geologist and zoologist on this expedition. These specimens are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and this c...

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Chandra X-ray Observatory website as it existed on November 23, 2015. The website includes information about the observatory, the Chandra X-ray Center, proposal submissions, observation schedules, available data, data analysis software, fellowships, workshops, publications, and other related topics. It also ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Department of Exhibitions
Dates:
1969-1992
Size:
25 cu. ft. (25 record storage boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 531
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the conceptualization, development, design, and execution of several exhibitions held by the Cooper-Hewitt Museum from 1973 through 1992, and of exhibitions rejected or cancelled by the museum. Exhibition files include proposals; research files; correspondence with object lenders, scholars, and exhibition designers; ...

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