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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1970-2018
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-270
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence of Frederick M. Bayer (1921-2007), curator in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 1947-1961, 1975-1996, and Curator Emeritus, 1996-2006. Most of the correspondence concerns his study of octocorals of New Caledonia. Materials also include postcards, photographs, clippings, and related materials. Mat...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1964-1992
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of the Department of Exhibits, which was responsible for the design and production of exhibitions for the National Museum of American History, previously known as the National Museum of the History and Technology, beginning in 1973. Some files also date to the Department of Exhibit's predecessor, the...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Military History
Dates:
circa 1968-1981
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 396
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of public inquiries from museums, universities, historical societies, and private collectors regarding gun models, saber types, military heraldry, uniform insignia, history of the United States Army, the preservation of artifacts, and paintings illustrating scenes from American military history. Also included are copies ...

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Creators:
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
Dates:
1916-1965
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-098
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of M. Graham Netting following his terms as Secretary (1931-1947) and President (1948-1949) of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (ASIH). Also included are materials regarding annual meetings of the Society and early membership cards (1916-1930).

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1989-1993
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of information gathered for statistics about the collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include questionnaires, correspondence, and reports.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Grants and Insurance
Dates:
1930-1973
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of miscellaneous fiscal records. Materials include reports, correspondence, memoranda, vouchers, and contracts.

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Creators:
Jones, Frank Morton, 1869-
Dates:
circa 1932-1959
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7409
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists mostly of newspaper clippings, articles, and other published materials concerning Frank Morton Jones' interests in entomology, insectivorous plants, natural history of Delaware, and evolution. Also included is a small amount of correspondence, notes, and lists relating to his collection of Psychidae.

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Art Department
Dates:
circa 1975-1983
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of assorted administrative files from the Art Department, including some reading files. Of note are files documenting the opening of the National Air and Space Museum in 1976.

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Creators:
Knight, Harry H.
Dates:
circa 1910-1950
Size:
2.69 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mostly of Knight's correspondence, and includes photographs, diaries, diplomas, and an audiotape.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Vertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1972-1999
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records relating to the sea monsters Chessie (of the Chesapeake Bay) and Nessie (of Loch Ness) created and maintained by George R. Zug. Materials include correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, negatives, and transparencies.

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