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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:
Swinney, H. J. (Holman J.), 1919-
Dates:
1941, 1956-1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The bulk of these records consist of Holman J. (Jerry) Swinney's appointment books, and newspaper clippings collected by him and his wife. The appointment books contain only cryptic or abbreviated entries, but indicate the pace of Swinney's activities during his career. The newspaper clippings range from a photograph of a youthful Swinney ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Information Technology and Society
Dates:
circa 1957-1987
Size:
3.07 cu. ft. (5 blueprint storage boxes) (1 16x20 box) (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting exhibition programs created by the Division of Information Technology and Society at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), previously known as the Museum of History and Technology (MHT), 1957-1969, and the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), 1969-1980. A significant po...

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Creators:
Greene, Edward Lee, 1843-1915
Dates:
1897, 1936
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7155
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes correspondence with Charles Russell Orcutt concerning Cactaceae, 1897; and a typescript for "Landmarks of Botanical History: A Study of Certain Epochs in the Development of the Science of Botany, Part 2, Prior to 1717 A. D.," 695 pages. This typescript is dated 1936 and apparently was typed from the manuscript which ...

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Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies. Associate Director for Education Programs
Dates:
1974-1983
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 399
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document educational programs at the CBCES under Associate Director John H. Falk. They consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and printed materials concerning CBCES educational programs, especially the Summer Ecology Program and the Work/Learn Program in Environmental Studies; the dissemination of environmental informatio...

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Harriman Alaska Expedition (1899)
Dates:
1899-1900
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7243
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Henderson, Edward P. (Edward Porter), 1898-
Dates:
circa 1930-1987 and undated, with materials from 1859
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7349
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of correspondence and photographs documenting Henderson's career at the USNM and NMNH, and his research on meteorites. Most of the material dates from the 1960s and 1970s when Henderson was Curator Emeritus. Also included is an 1859 letter from an ancestor of Henderson's, Charles Henderson, to Martha M. Henderson, chronicl...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2010
Collection ID:
Accession 11-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Museum Collections Records subdomain of the National Museum of Natural History website as it existed on November 26, 2010. The primary purpose of this subdomain is to allow the public to search collections maintained by the Department of Anthropology, the Department of Botany, the Department of Entomology, t...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the primary domain of the Smithsonian Institution website as it existed on October 9, 2015. The website contains general information for visitors, volunteers, researchers, donors, and the general public and serves as a portal for other Smithsonian Institution websites. In addition, the domain includes specialized ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Global Genome Initiative (GGI) website, crawled February 26, 2016, and the GGI section of the National Museum of Natural History website, crawled February 10, 2016. GGI is a collaborative science-based endeavor to capture the planet's genomic diversity, preserve it in the world's biorepositories, and make it ...

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