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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 17-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Seriously Amazing" website maintained by the Smithsonian Institution. It was dedicated to exciting the learning in everyone, everyday, by asking and answering questions (called "SI-Qs") about science, art, history, and culture. The questions were symbolized by seven quirky characters that help show why the ...

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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. Division of Mineralogy
Dates:
1958, 1964-1970
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 336
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the operation of the Division of Mineralogy, 1964-1970. Most of the correspondence was conducted by Desautels and White, with lesser amounts by George S. Switzer in his capacity as Chairman of the Department of Mineral Sciences. It concerns the acquisition ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian GeoGallery" website, maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences, as it existed on May 17, 2016. This website allows users to search or browse the National Museum of Natural History's collection of gems, minerals, meteorites, and rocks. This accession may not include all of the collection d...

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Creators:
Clarke, Roy S.
Dates:
1963-1995
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of alphabetical correspondence, photographs, and notes concerning Roy S. Clarke's research as Curator and Curator Emeritus in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Mineral Sciences.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Education and Access
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-374
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "MySI" website as it existed on February 24, 2016. "MySI" is a single access point for Smithsonian Institution educational programs and resources. The website, administered by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Education and Access, includes a registration center, surveys, polls, an interface for contribut...

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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:
Yochelson, Ellis L. (Ellis Leon), 1928-2006
Dates:
circa 1985-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-119
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, and manuscripts documenting Ellis Leon Yochelson's paleontological research with the United States Geological Survey. Materials also include correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes from the History of Earth Sciences Society, and reports from the International Ge...

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Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
July 26, 1896
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7171
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Request for copy of Holmes's recent publication on Mexican archeology and forwards copies of Cushing's article on the arrow (The Arrow, Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, XLIV, 18950) and a newspaper account of his Florida explorations. The latter has not been found.The letter is attached to the former.

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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 consists of 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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