Sylvia Snowden papers
The papers of African American abstract painter Sylvia Snowden measure 1.7 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2017. The collection contains biographical material, including recorded interviews with Snowden; correspondence; material related to professional activities, including exhibitions and symposia; printed material; and photographic material, as well as one sketch.
Portraits of anthropologists
8 Prints (halftone (including one newspaper clipping))
124 Prints (circa, silver gelatin, albumen, and platinum)
50 Copy prints (circa)
3 copper printing plates
1 Color print
1 Print (wood engraving)
3 Copy negatives (glass)
This collection is an artificial collection of photographs, copper plates, and a few notes, all of which depict or relate to anthropologists, many of which were associated with the Bureau of American Ethnology. Included are portraits of Franz Boas, Q. M. Bond, Arno B. Cammerer, Frank Hamilton Cushing, Edwin Hamilton …
Virginia Mericle Menu Collection
Over four thousand menus from American and international restaurants documenting the marketing and sale of food outside of the home to consumers around the world.
Don Wilson Papers and Biological Survey Chief Files
This accession consists of records of the Biological Survey (formerly the Bird and Mammal Lab) of the Fish and Wildlife Service during the tenure of Don E. Wilson, and some of Wilson's professional papers.
Richard C. Banks Papers
These papers consist of the personal and professional correspondence documenting the tenure of Richard C. Banks with the Smithsonian Institution and his work in other professional associations. Also included in an image from the Plenipotentiary Conference to Conclude an International Convention on Trade in Certain Species of Wildlife, 1973.
Richard S. Boardman Papers
This accession consists of field notes of Richard S. Boardman (1923-2011), paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey (1952-1957) and the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology (1957-1985). Boardman specialized in the study of Bryozoa. Materials also include scientific illustrations. Some materials are in electronic format. Materials dated 2005-2006 consist of digital …
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
This accession consists of the records of Lu Ann Jones, researcher for the Southern Agriculture Oral History Project, documenting her research activities in regard to oral histories about farming and rural life in the United States. Jones used this information to co-write a review essay on oral history and agriculture …
I. G. (Israel Gregory) Sohn Papers
This accession consists of field notes of I. G. (Israel Gregory) Sohn (1911-2000), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey. Materials also include scientific illustrations. Some materials are in electronic format. Materials dated 2006 consist of digital images of the field notes.