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Creators:
Fairchild, G. B. (Graham Bell) interviewee
Dates:
1989
Size:
2 audiotapes (reference copies). 3 digital .mp3 files (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9559
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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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Woodard, Silas H., 1870-1961
Dates:
1899-1932
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1038
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers of Silas H. Woodard include the Isthmian Canal Commission Report containing text, maps, profiles, and plates, 1899-1901; photograph albums on the East River Tunnel, 1904-1908; reports on the regulation of the levels of the Great Lakes, 1910-1914; and reports dealing with the development of hydroelectric power on the St. Lawrence River, 1...

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Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
circa 1880-1925
Size:
1 Lantern slide
170 Photographic prints (albumen)
392 Negatives (photographic) (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.015
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These images depict the indigenous people of Peru, Bolivia, Suriname and Chile; the largest percentage of the images are of Panama and Guyana (British Guiana).

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Creators:
Spencer, June Alice
Dates:
1996-1997
Size:
42 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.112
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of forty-two 3.5 x 5" color photographic prints of the Guna peoples of Ukupseni (formerly Playón Chico), one of the islands in the Guna Yala Indigenous Territory (formerly San Blas), Panama. The photographs were taken by June Alice Spencer during visits in 1996-1997, and depict Guna people in their daily lives.

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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
2009-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Fossil Sharks from Panama" blog as it existed on January 13, 2014. The blog, written in English and Spanish consists of only one post, dated August 20, 2009. Materials are in electronic format.

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National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1971-1978
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-290
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of various National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology zoologists while collecting marine invertebrates in Panama. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1977-1978
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-295
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Herbert W. Kaufman documenting his work in Panama.

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Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
1915
Size:
2 Pages (26 in. x 13 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4882
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-293
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Anja Schulze during her time as a postdoctoral fellow with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes focus on marine invertebrates, specifically worms, near islands off of Belize and Panama as well as Guam and other area islands. Materials include field ...

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Carpenter, C. Ray (Clarence Ray), 1905-1975
Dates:
1930s
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-033
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Clarence Raymond Carpenter (1905-1975) was a psychologist and primatologist. This accession consists of typed copies of Carpenter's field notes and observations on howler monkeys on Barro Colorado Island, Panama, circa 1930s. Carpenter conducted the first study of howler monkey behavior on the Island.

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