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Creators:
Bean, Barton A. (Barton Appler), 1860-1947
Dates:
circa 1892-1897, 1903-1908
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include correspondence, notes, and notebooks of Barton A. Bean concerning his work with the Fish Commission in 1892 and 1897; trips to New York, Florida, and the Bahamas, 1894, and circa 1903-1908; and daily activities in Washington, D.C., 1895-1897. There is also a personal journal, apparently kept by a member of Bean's family, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Dates:
1968-1972
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-020
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Theodore H. Reed, Director, 1958-1983, documenting collecting trips for bongos and other African deer, their transfer to the National Zoological Park, and their breeding activities in captivity. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, field notebooks, some shipping and trav...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics
Dates:
1986-2008
Size:
19 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of handwritten field data about groups of golden lion tamarins in the Poco das Antas Biological Reserve in Brazil. Each group was identified by a series of letters or letters and numbers. Most of the groups had been initially bred in zoos and released into the wild as part of a reintroduction effort led by the Gold...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
2013-2014
Size:
0.22 cu. ft. (0.22 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-022
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The accession consists of two field books that document plant collecting conducted as part of the project "Documentation and Revitalization of the Language and Traditional Ecological Knowledge of the Isthmus Zapotec Community." Collecting occurred in La Ventosa located in the state of Oaxaca in Mexico. The principle investigator was Gabriela ...

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Creators:
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold), 1917-2009
Dates:
1920s-1992
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These are the papers of Brian Harold Mason (1917-2009), Curator, Meteorites Division, Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History. Mason's research focused on the mineralogy and petrology of meteorites and cosmochemistry. Materials include correspondence, autobiographical information, field notebooks, research files and ...

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Wenley, A. G. (Archibald Gibson), 1898-1962
Dates:
1924-1926
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
FSA.A1996.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection consists of the field journals and maps created by A.G. Wenley when he accompanied Carl Whiting Bishop on his archaeological expedition to China on behalf of the Freer Gallery from 1924-1926. The journals are typewritten, with photographs and captions depicting the different sites Wenley visited. There are also duplicate copies with...

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Creators:
Banks, Richard C.
Dates:
1954-2012
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting the career of ornithologist Richard C. Banks of the United States Geological Survey Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. Materials that date prior to 1966 relate to his service with the United States Army Medical Service Corps; his graduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley; and ...

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Creators:
Dimmock, George 1852-1930
Dates:
circa 1878-1915
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7195
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In 1878 Dimmock began keeping a series of notebooks on his larval studies and his collections. Later he began calling the series Entomological Notes. The notebooks contained observations, notes on collecting localities, and illustrations, many in color. The notebooks are arranged numerically by specimen number. An index to the notebooks i...

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Creators:
St. John, Orestes Hawley
Dates:
circa 1825-1892
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7154
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers relate to Paleozoic fossil fish and include abstracted articles, specimen notes and notebooks, and original notes for publications of the Illinois Geological Survey.

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Creators:
Turner, Lucien M. (Lucien McShan)
Dates:
circa 1882-1884
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7192
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include notes and manuscripts by Turner and by others concerning the collections he made, and photographs of the natives of Labrador.

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