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Creators:
Gill, Theodore, 1837-1914
Dates:
circa 1858-1909
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers contain Gill's manuscript notes for a variety of published and unpublished essays on his taxonomic studies and specimen descriptions. Included are descriptive lists and notes of specimens acquired from the U.S. Exploring Expedition (1838-1942), North Pacific Railroad Expedition (1853-1856), and Mexican Boundary Survey (1855-1857)....

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Creators:
Denig, Edwin Thompson, 1812-1858
Dates:
ca. 1853
Size:
37 Items (drawings pasted onto 19 mounts, graphite and ink, mounts 18 x 22 cm.-36 x 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2600B1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These are the original drawings that accompanied Edwin Thompson Denig's 451 page manuscript, entitled "Report to Hon. Isaac I. Stevens, Governor of Washington Territory, on the Indian Tribes of the Upper Missouri, by Edwin Thompson Denig." The drawings depict utensils, tools, game pieces, plants, warfare, hunting, a tipi, a scalp dance, and a map. ...

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Creators:
Saussure, Henri de, 1829-1905
Dates:
undated
Size:
11 Items (tracings )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3223
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The manuscript relates the history of events in the 11th century dealing with the Lords of Tututepec. It was used as proof of ownership in a land dispute, and apparently at this time various figures were erased from the manuscript. (See historical note attached to tracings).

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Creators:
Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, 1874-1941
Dates:
ca. 1936-41
Size:
141 Slides
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4540C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Transparencies of water-color drawings by an Isleta Indian, made ca. 1936-41 for Elsie Clews Parsons. (See Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript Catalog Number 4540-a, -b.) 141 2" x 2" slides, made in Smithsonian photographic laboratory, May, 1960.

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Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS160A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Several versions as follows: 160-a. (Old Number 224.) Manuscript list, presumably in Kennicott's hand, apparently the original. 160-b. (Old Number 160.) Manuscript list in same hand, apparently second copy by Kennicott, cut and pasted in different order; apparently the copy from which the printed version was set up. 160-c. (Old Number 162.) Prin...

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Creators:
Kennicott, Robert, 1835-1866
Dates:
circa 1869
undated
Size:
27 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS160
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Several versions as follows: MS 160-a. (Old Number 224.) Manuscript list, presumably in Kennicott's hand, apparently the original. MS 160-b. (Old Number 160.) Manuscript list in same hand, apparently second copy by Kennicott, cut and pasted in different order; apparently the copy from which the printed version was set up. MS 160-c. (Old Number 1...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
1881-1882
Size:
337 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2333
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes typed manuscripts and original notes, on sheets of various sizes. Manuscript annotated by J.R. Swanton and some sheets typed by Swanton (copies of original ?) included. Apparently somewhat disarranged, 5/58.

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Creators:
Wilkinson, Paul Howard, 1895-1975
Dates:
1944-1984
Size:
42.51 Cubic feet ((39 records center boxes) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0051
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Wilkinson's papers consist of files of information gathered on various engines for preparation of his books, business and personal correspondence, photographs of engines, records of litigation against 'Jane's All the World's Aircraft', manuscripts of various 'Aircraft Engines of the World' volumes, pamphlets, financial records, address card files o...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Botany
Dates:
1936-1965
Size:
6.78 cu. ft. (13 document boxes) (14 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 227
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records include some correspondence belonging to Mary Agnes Chase, which was forwarded to Swallen; Ernest R. Sohn, associate curator of Botany, 1956; and Thomas R. Soderstrom, curator of Grasses, 1964-1965. Correspondents include U.S. and foreign botanists; agricultural experiment stations; field botanists; state geological surveys; fores...

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Creators:
Hindle, Brooke
Dates:
circa 1944-1985
Size:
43 cu. ft. (43 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7363
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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