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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These papers contain Gill's manuscript notes for a variety of published and unpublished essays on his taxonomic studies and specimen descriptions.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:
Afable, Patricia O.
Dates:
1998
Size:
1 color print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2001-06
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of Dr. William C. Sturtevant and Professor Harold C. Conklin of Yale University in Sturtevant's office in the National Museum of Natural History on June 24, 1998. Conklin is shown wearing a pin marking the Centennial of the Philippine Declaration of Independence, in preparation for the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

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Quimby, George I. (George Irving), 1913-2003
Dates:
circa 1935-circa 1978
Size:
0.21 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1988-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists entirely of Quimby's correspondence. Correspondents include: Glenn A. Black, Douglas S. Byers, Henry B. Collins, Jr., Fay-Cooper Cole, Claude Desgoffe, Frederick H. Douglas, Gordon F. Ekholm, Charles H. Fairbanks, R. A. Gibson, Gutorm Gjessing, John M. Goggin, E. M. Greenman, Carl E. Guthe, A. Irving Hallowell, Robert F. He...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals
Dates:
1934-1939, 1956-2017
Size:
26.99 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 blueprint storage box) (4 16x20 boxes) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of curator emeritus Richard W. Thorington (1937-2017), who specialized in systematics, evolution, anatomy, and functional morphology in mammals, especially of primates and squirrels. The records primarily document Thorington's curatorial activities in the Division of Mammals at the National Museum of Natu...

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Creators:
Turner, Lucien M. (Lucien McShan)
Dates:
circa 1882-1884
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7192
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include notes and manuscripts by Turner and by others concerning the collections he made, and photographs of the natives of Labrador.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2011-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-335
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Field Book Project website and blog as they existed on March 1, 2017. The Field Book Project began as a joint initiative between the National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Archives to create a single online location for scholars and others to visit when searching for field books a...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-019
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Alaska Native Collections: Sharing Knowledge" website as it existed on September 18, 2013. The website is a joint project of the National Museum of Natural History, Arctic Studies Center and the National Museum of the American Indian. The website includes stories about the communities, cultures, and people of ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1995-2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-248
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of "Ocean Planet," one of the Smithsonian Institution's first websites, as it existed on April 23, 2015. A preview of the website was first made available on April 20, 1995, as part of the press preview of the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) website of the same name, but did not officially launch until Ma...

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Creators:
Twiss, Wilfred Charles
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-58
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting cliff dwellings, a natural bridge and rock formations, and part of the Smithsonian's expedition party with horses.

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Creators:
IUCN/SSC Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force
Dates:
1991-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records include correspondence, project files, meeting minutes, grant files, symposia records, Board meeting materials and records documenting Board activities, and new articles. Materials document the tenures of Chairs James Hanken and W. Ronald Heyer.

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