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Creators:
Rand, A. Stanley (Austin Stanley), 1932-2005, interviewee
Dates:
1986, 1989-1990
Size:
4 audiotapes (reference copy).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9579
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Dates:
circa 1850-1943
Size:
1.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7441
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of papers documenting the research of both Stejneger and Baur on tortoises. Much of the Baur material was created during his research for the planned USNM monograph on North American tortoises. The papers consist of correspondence, notes, manuscripts, lists, newspaper clippings, photographs, negatives, and drawings. ...

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Creators:
Fowler, Henry Weed, 1878-1965
Dates:
circa 1920, 1930-1941
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
ca. 1870's
Size:
146 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1494
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Dictionary of Kaibab Paiute dialect of Ute. Extensive.

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Creators:
Heyer, W. Ronald
Dates:
circa 1967-1980s
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-182
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting W. Ronald Heyer's research on reptiles and amphibians. Most of the papers were created by Heyer before he began his career at the National Museum of Natural History.

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Creators:
Heyer, W. Ronald
Dates:
1968-2011
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-365
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting the career of W. Ronald Heyer, curator in the Division of Amphibians and Reptiles at the National Museum of Natural History. Heyer's research focuses on the systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Neotropical amphibians. Materials include data, correspondence, clippings, maps, notes, slides, ...

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Creators:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
undated
Size:
16 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2247E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Part of a semantically arranged vocabulary, and some grammatical notes. Headings as follows: Geographical, Insects, Reptiles, Birds, Pluralization of Adjectives, Pronouns, Verbs.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Thompson, Lucinda
Dates:
March 1890
Size:
40 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS445
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: The Pythoness (see also Number 441); The Rabbit and the Hunter; A competative exhibition of Wizard Powers; The Orphan and the Buffalo; Tuscarora customs and beliefs; Story of Ka-tar'-hwa't, a fabulous reptile which in the form of a woman marries a man. A man-eating Ghost, 5 pages translation (Lucinda Thompson).

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the National Museum of Natural History's collection search website as it existed on January 27, 2016. This website allows the public to search collections maintained by the Department of Anthropology, the Department of Botany, the Department of Entomology, the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, the Department of ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology
Dates:
1976-2007
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-304
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Ian G. Macintyre, Curator, which primarily document his planning, development, and production activities for the exhibitions "Fossils as Natural Resources," "The Conquest of Land," "Dinosaurs: Reptiles, Masters of Land," "Living Fossils," and "Time Column," as part of the reorganization of the Hall ...

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