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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Press, Editor, Special Projects
Dates:
1971-1995
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the Smithsonian career of Martin Williams, a noted jazz critic and essayist. Williams came to the Smithsonian Institution in 1971 as Director of the Jazz and American Culture Program in the Division of Performing Arts. In 1981 he was named Editor, Special Projects, at Smithsonian Institution Press (SIP), and from 19...

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Creators:
Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1867
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lecture given by Mr Bartlett before the Rhode Island Historical Society; also includes 27 pages of Essay on the Ruined edifices and the migrations of the Aztecs.

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Creators:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
Dates:
circa 1896
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89001
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscript drafts for chapters on the unpublished volume concerning the history of American science. These appear to be earlier drafts of manuscripts found in Record Unit 7050, collection division 6 (Box 24).

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
ca. 1880
Size:
28 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1344
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

2 drafts, 28 pages each, handwritten by clerks.

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Creators:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930
Dates:
ca. 1917
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2977
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

2 drafts: also 9 pages. Typescript and autograph document.

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Creators:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Riesenberg, Saul H.
Dates:
1840s
Size:
149 Pages
165 Pages
2 Items (parts )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7439
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The description by the Trumbull Library has also been copied and two notes about the manuscript are included. The document is a draft for volume 6, Ethnology and Philology, of the report of the Wilkes Expedition (United States Exploring Expedition. The published version and the manuscript have been compared only briefly. The manscript appears not t...

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Creators:
Hazen, William Babcock, 1830-1887
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
1857
Size:
34 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS154
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter to George Gibbs, transmitting three "upper Rogue River" vocabularies. Fort Yamhill, Oregon Territory. January 10, 1857. Autograph letter signed 4 pages. Comparative vocabulary of Applegate, Ta-kil-ma, and Uppa (Shasta). [Fort Yamhill, Oregon Territory] [Before January 10, 1857] Manuscript document 8 pages. Individual Applegate Creek and ...

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Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Mather, Stephen Tyng, 1867-1930
Dates:
October 27 and 30, 1915 and January 2, 1916
Size:
9 Items (pages and slips )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4910
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Draft of letter to [Stephen P. ?] Mather, Department of the Interior, regarding the construction of the Powell monument. A. draft of Letter. 5 slips: Pencil sketch of the selected location of the monument with A. notations Signed: W. H. H. 1 page. Note stating that W. Holmes was notified by telephone call from [S. P.] Mather that the monu...

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Creators:
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909
Dates:
1879-1909
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist chiefly of incoming correspondence from the USNM, the Smithsonian Institution, and shell collectors; correspondence between scientists other than Stearns concerning publications, publication revision, and shell collections; scrapbooks containing correspondence, memoranda, labels, and cards collected while Stearns was ...

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Creators:
United States. President's Air Policy Commission
Dates:
1947
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1997.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This small collection contains working documents from the President's Air Policy Commission. Folder 1 includes 1947 drafts and memoranda. Folder 2 includes undated drafts and memoranda.

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