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Creators:
American Historical Society
Dates:
1835-1841
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The American Historical Society was founded in 1835 in Washington, D.C., to "Discover, procure, and preserve, whatever may relate to the natural, civil, literary, and ecclesiastical history of America in general, and the United States in particular." In 1840 the Society became the Department of American History and Antiquities of the National ...

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Creators:
Manning, Raymond B. (Raymond Brendan), 1934-2000
Dates:
1957-1964, 1972-1980
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of correspondence documenting a portion of the professional career of Raymond B. Manning, an authority on the study of Decapod Crustacea. Included is correspondence concerning his research as a student and staff member of the University of Miami Institute of Marine Sciences, 1957-1964; and correspondence and ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Office of the Director
Dates:
1973-1984
Size:
6.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 627
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Books
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-386
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Books website as it existed on February 16, 2016. Smithsonian Books publishes a select list of trade nonfiction and illustrated books covering topics on which the Smithsonian Institution is an authority, such as history; science and technology; space, aviation, and military; art; and signature illustr...

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Creators:
Association of Systematics Collections
Dates:
1982-1997
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include documentation of Association of Systematics Collections (ASC) efforts to gain financial and Congressional support on several issues, including: the Systematic Entomology Lab, the improvement of Fish and Wildlife regulations, the creation of a National Biological Survey, ASC's relationship with The Nature Conservancy ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2014-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-343
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonite" blog, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences, as it existed on November 29, 2016. The blog, launched in February 2014, highlights research and outreach activities. Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Scientific Event Alert Network (National Museum of Natural History)
Dates:
1975-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-241
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of Scientific Event Alert Network Bulletin (SEAN) (1978-1989), formerly known as the National Science Event Bulletin (1975-1977).

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Creators:
Silverman, William
Dates:
1925
Size:
0.26 cu. ft. (1 half document box) (0.01 non-standard size box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and negatives taken by William Silverman at the 1925 Tennessee v. John T. Scopes anti-evolution trail in Dayton, Tennessee. Silverman, a Georgia Tech student traveled to the trial with his high school science teacher to witness the event. Included are several images of Clarence Darrow and William Jennings...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2003-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of the publication "Inside Smithsonian Research" (Numbers 1-23), which documents research in art, history, and science at the Smithsonian Institution. The publication was formerly known as the newsletter "Smithsonian Institution Research Reports" (1972-2003).

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Creators:
Smithsonian Enterprises. Smithsonian Books
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-329
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Books website as it existed on June 16, 2015. Smithsonian Books publishes a select list of trade nonfiction and illustrated books covering topics on which the Smithsonian Institution is an authority, such as history; science and technology; space, aviation, and military; art; and signature illustrated...

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