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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Institute for Biodiversity Genomics
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Institute for Biodiversity Genomics website as it existed on January 5, 2015. The Institute focuses its research on characterizing and interpreting genomes in order to gain a greater understanding of the natural world and the complex interconnectedness of its species and ecosystems. It unites the work of sev...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
1990-1993
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, reports, and related materials about the National Forum on Ocean Conservation Materials, sponsored by the Environmental Awareness Program, and the Environment on Display - an Environment Exhibition Report, along with general office correspondence.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Research and Collections Division
Dates:
1987-1992
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Forrest McGill, Assistant Director, Research and Collections Division, documenting the administration of the Research and Collections Division, development, finances, staff and committee meetings, policies, research opportunities and fellowships, security, staff members, special ...

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Dates:
[between 1905-1907]
Size:
silver gelatin (black & white, 18 x 12 cm. or smaller)
copy prints (black & white, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1986-026
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs assembled in an album documenting the Fulbe, Tiv and Wurkun peoples of north-central Nigeria. Images include Fulbe on horseback, Tiv women and children, a Wurkun headman, and Wurkun in indigenous attire. Activities illustrated include dancing and playing musical instruments such as drums, horns with gourd resonators and string bows.

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Dates:
1895-1897
Size:
65 negatives (photographic) (dupe negs, black & white, 4 x 5 in. )
65 photographic prints (albumen (1 box), black & white)
65 photographic prints (dupe prints (1 v.), black & white, 8 x 10 in. )
Collection ID:
EEPA.1996-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs of inhabitants and landscapes of Southern Nigeria. Images include views of Old Calabar; colonial architecture, interior and exterior; Christmas group portrait; Queens Diamond Jubilee, 1897, in Calabar; portraits of Africans employed by the colonials; wedding in Creektown; sports in Calabar; Niger Coast Protectorate marching band; chiefs at Native Court, Calabar; soldier from the Gold Coast Protectorate with Benin medal; a yacht; dance at the late King Duke's IX quarters, Calabar; Chief Essien-Etum, Calabar; King Epo Honesty III, Creektown; Chief Coffee Adam Lion Bar; Chief's Coco's war canoe; and Calabar women with their attendants.

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1941-1942
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by John Ellerton Lodge, Director, documenting relations with the National Resources Planning Board Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources, the creation of a bombproof storage space, and the temporary relocation of works of art during World War II. Materials include corresponden...

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Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
1 box
25 photographic prints (black & white, 10.5 x 16.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1988-008
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs from an album which documents 19th century built environments in Africa and Brazil including buildings, cities, docks and ships. The African photographs document Cape Town, South Africa, the docks and the Parliament; Dakar, Senegal, including the harbor and street scenes; and Libreville, Gabon, including government buildings and ships in Rio de Janeiro. Images of Brazil show government buildings and ships in Rio de Janeiro.

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Dates:
n.d
Size:
27 Items (drawings in leather-bound notebook 28 leaves and inside covers, crayon, graphite and colored pencil, 8 x 20 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4452B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Leatherbound pocket notebook of ruled paper, containing 27 drawings, 3 with associated horse tracks on facing page. Most of the drawings depict individual men on horseback dressed in finery, but there are also five scenes of warfare, two of courting, and one of two feathered lances. Storekeeper's account entered on first page. Many pages were loose...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Under Secretary for Science
Dates:
2000-2002
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-216
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes the records of J. Dennis O'Connor, Under Secretary for Science, which document routine administrative matters and special programs, professional meetings, exhibition planning, and research in Smithsonian Institution offices and museums. Also includes material pertaining to the Dulles Extension project, website developme...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
2015-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-210
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the National Air and Space Museum's fund raising campaign for the conservation of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit. The campaign's Kickstarter page was captured on July 22 and 24 and August 19, 2015. Kickstarter is a third-party project-based fund raising website. In addition, Twitter posts, known as tweet...

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