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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1983-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the work and involvement of staff in the Office of the Registrar in the planning, preparation and movement of the collections of the National Museum of the American Indian from New York to the Cultural Resources Center in Maryland. Staff represented in the collection include Lee A. Callander, Re...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1851, 1855-1969
Size:
8.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 122
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are of incoming and outgoing shipments of the United States National Museum and other Smithsonian bureaus. Information recorded usually includes date, control number, address of sender and recipient, contents, and charges. Apparently a shipping office was set up in the new Natural History Building in 1912, and the main record ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1853-1920
Size:
4.3 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence and specimen listings and provide supplemental information to the entries maintained in the Specimen Distribution Record Books, record unit 120. Records which did not provide additional information were culled and discarded. Material concerns the distribution of specimens to schools, museums, public ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1853-1920
Size:
2.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This is the record book of specimens distributed by the Smithsonian to individuals and institutions throughout the world. One volume includes distributions from Spencer F. Baird's personal collections. See also Transmission of Specimens and Specimen Distribution Records, record units 115 and 186.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880, 1884, 1888, 1892-1893, 1897-1898, 1901
Size:
0.3 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records contain information concerning the shipment of exhibits and supplies to and from expositions in which the Smithsonian participated.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1850-1874, 1879-1885
Size:
0.8 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 129
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts from express companies for shipments from the Smithsonian. Entries usually give little or no information on contents of shipments, although more information is included for 1879-1884. One volume is for shipments by sea.

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1864-1940
Size:
0.4 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include a list of packages announced as being sent to the Smithsonian, listed and numbered in order of their announcement, and containing the following information when complete: transportation number, sender, origin, address sent to, how sent, date received, and expenses. The purpose was to control shipments of which the Sm...

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Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1880-1884
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include the correspondence of Stephen C. Brown with Spencer F. Baird at Woods Hole, Massachusetts, regarding operation of the Smithsonian.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1971-1995
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-085
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document incoming and outgoing shipments of objects loaned by and to the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include shipping invoices and receipts, object lists, correspondence, and memoranda.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1971-1972
Size:
0.9 cu. ft. (6 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T90087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of donor index cards for the National Museum of Natural History and the National Museum of History and Technology. The cards document donations of artifacts and specimens.

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