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Creators:
Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium (BHL) Twitter account as it existed on February 7, 2017. BHL is a consortium of major natural history, botanical, and research libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the literature of biodiversity held in their collections as a part of a global "biodivers...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center
Dates:
2000, 2005, 2009
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-136
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting all of the membership programs throughout the Smithsonian Institution. These binders are created as an information tool for volunteers who are frequently asked questions about membership programs. Each binder is divided into 3 sections: 1) specific information on the major Smithsonian membership ...

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Creators:
Brown, James Templeman
Dates:
circa 1883-1884
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers consist of a manuscript concerning the various boats, harpoons, cutting tools, and other instruments used by the United States whaling fleets, circa 1883.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-016
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and blog maintained by the Department of Botany. The departmental website, crawled August 22, 2013, includes information on research projects, collections, staff, and fellowships; a bibliography of staff publications; botanical photographs and illustrations; the monthly "Biological Conservation Newsletter,...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-232
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "The Endangered Song" website as it existed on April 22, 2014, the day it launched. The Endangered Song Project featured a song by the band Portugal. The Man manufactured to go extinct unless it is reproduced. The song was released on 400 lathe-cut polycarbonate records which will degrade over time as the record ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-219
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Oh Freedom!: Teaching African American Civil Rights through American Art at the Smithsonian" website, crawled on April 4, 2014. The website is jointly maintained by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Museum of African American History and Culture. It offers a new introduction to the Civil ...

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Creators:
Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium
Dates:
2007-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-198
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the blog of the Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium (BHL) as it existed on March 22, 2015. BHL is a consortium of major natural history, botanical, and research libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the literature of biodiversity held in their collections as a part of a global "biodiversity ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Mechanical Technology
Dates:
circa 1899 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of registrar cards that document objects acquired in the Division of Mechanical Technology, United States National Museum prior to 1912, when that Division was known as the Division of Technology reporting to the Department of Anthropology. Some of the cards also date to when Mechanical Technology was a section of ...

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Creators:
Steyskal, George C.
Dates:
1930, 1942-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7373
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of George C. Steyskal consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence mostly concerning the identification of specimens. Also included is a folder of personnel information and correspondence relating to Steyskal's hiring in 1962.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Programs
Dates:
circa 1960-1971
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of drawings documenting early exhibitions at the Museum of History and Technology, including the Hall of Tools, the Hall of Vehicles, and the Halls of Medical Sciences. Some displays for the Halls of Medical Sciences were first exhibited in the Arts and Industries Building. A few materials document an exhibition on...

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