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Creators:
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
November 8, 1897
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3556
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

States that Timothy Pickering, one of Washington's Cabinet, was given the Indian name of Conne-Sante (?) and that this name means "the western slope of a hill",- both traditional. Asks whether Conne-Sante is Iroquoian. Also says that Nantasket is said to be derived from an Iroquois word, Aiayascon, meaning "a man's arm." Requests information.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Programs Department
Dates:
circa 1994-2005
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of background materials collected by Kristen Hileman, Assistant Curator, for the development of the exhibitions, DIRECTIONS: Cai Guo-Qiang and DIRECTIONS: Jim Hodges. Materials include articles, newspaper clippings, curricula vitae, images of artwork, printed website pages, information about other exhibitions, and ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1962-2005
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-555
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of administrative subject files primarily documenting the operation of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Records predating the establishment of the Department in 1964 were created by its predecessor, the Department of Zoology. Subjects include collections management, strategic planning, projects, committees, and ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
circa 1985-1991
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document three projects by the Environmental Awareness Program. First is a report produced for the Rockefeller Foundation concerning efforts by museums to promote environmental awareness. Records concerning this report include drafts of lectures and the report itself as well as background and conference ...

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National Museum of Natural History. Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-052
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce website as it existed on May 29, 2013. The Smithsonian Marine Station is a facility of the National Museum of Natural History. The website includes information about education, outreach, research, fellowships, events, and its ecosystems exhibit. It also includes curr...

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of External Affairs. Member Services Department
Dates:
2000-2013
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-232
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Insight, a semi-annual newsletter published for charter members of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). The newsletter provides Insight into the history and creation of NMAI, as well as information about NMAI staff, exhibitions, special programs, and fundraising efforts. Material...

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Creators:
Nesbit, Velma, 1925-2002
Berking, Peter
Dates:
circa 2000
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box, 6 linear inches)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-127
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 2000, contains a 144-page typescript copy of the unpublished autobiography of Velma Nesbit, the daughter of an Alabama sharecropper. Also present are 14 audiocassettes, one diskette and four compact discs relating to Nesbit's life and career.

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Creators:
Vogt-O'Connor, Diane
Dates:
circa 1910
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0280
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

37 glass plate slides, silver gelatin, black-and-white, mounted with cover glass and tape. primarily depicting industrial and occupational subjects, plus views of Boston and New York City.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Provost
Dates:
1987-1997
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document Atherton Seidell Fund grant activities and awards. During the years of these records, the endowment was subsequently administered by the Assistant Secretary for Research, the Assistant Provost for Science, and the Provost . The records consist of correspondence, Seidell Committee meeting mi...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1975-2002
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and activities of the Office of Public Affairs, particularly as they relate to education. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, publications, serials, photographs, transparencies, posters, brochures, planning documents, activity books, reports, curriculum guides, special e...

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