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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1869-1920 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7461
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks. Much of the material relates to specimens in the Division of Mollusks, National Museum of Natural History. The collection includes a manuscript on the mollusks of the Republic of Panama by James Zetek, 1917; a list of Florida shells collected for the S...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3207
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes on Kickapoo namining ceremonies and clans collected by Truman Michelson. Information was provided by Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo residing in Oklahoma. The notes are primarily in English with some Kickapoo written on the first page.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Potter, William
Dates:
1915 January
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2746
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ojibwa linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson from William Potter, a Gull Lake Chippewa. The notes consist mostly of vocabulary.

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Dates:
1932-1938
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-288
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions papers documenting the research activities of Fred Charles Ziesenhenne, a zoologist from the University of Southern California who participated in the expeditions during the early 1930s. Ziesenhenne, along with other scientists that included biologist Waldo LaSalle Schmidt of ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1866-1950
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7448
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of miscellaneous records and papers created by entomologists Herbert Spencer Barber, Henry Guernsey Hubbard, Charles Valentine Riley, and Eugene Amandus Schwarz. For biographical information on Barber, Hubbard, Riley, and Schwarz, see Record Units 7103, 7107, 7076, and 7104. These papers represent work done for the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
Dates:
1986-2000
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (0.25 non-standard size box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-229
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting long-term observation of the nesting behavior of black-throated blue warblers in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, primarily in the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest. The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center is administered by the National Zoological Park. Materials, which had been maintained ...

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Creators:
Schopf, Thomas J. M.
Dates:
circa 1963-1984
Size:
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7429
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consists primarily of Schopf's personal correspondence with professional colleagues and friends, and his extensive research, laboratory, and field notes. Also included in these papers are documents regarding grant proposals, classes at Lehigh and Chicago, Schopf's involvement in professional societies, and administrative records ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Shapochiwa
Lincoln, Harry
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
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Dates:
1920
Size:
332 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3001
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Phonetic transcription of Shapochiwa's dictation of "Autobiography of a Fox woman." There are also extensive grammatical and ethnological notes by Shapochiwa's husband, Harry Lincoln, and notes on death ritual from Alfred Kiyana.

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Creators:
Edel, May M. (May Mandelbaum), 1909-1964
Edel, Abraham, 1908-2007
Dates:
1928-1996
bulk 1928-1964
Size:
4.58 Linear feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

May Mandelbaum Edel (1909-1964) taught anthropology at Brooklyn College and the New School for Social Research, and founded the Anthropology Department at Rutgers University in 1960. She conducted fieldwork in Washington; Oregon; Uganda; and Brownsville, New York. The collection consists of field notes, lecture notes, language notes, manuscripts, books, correspondence, teaching materials, conference files, and personal papers. Included are lecture notes taken from courses with Franz Boas and Ruth Benedict, and extensive field notes for her work with the Okanagan Indians in Washington, the Bachiga (Bakiga) in Uganda, and Jewish families in Brownsville, New York.

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Creators:
Fitch, Asa, 1809-1879
Dates:
circa 1827-1872
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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