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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1976-1977
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-264
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of a filmed interview of Oscar Wiedmann, carpenter, pioneer, and tool collector. The interview was performed on September 21, 1976 by Otto Mayr, Curator, National Museum of History and Technology, Department of History of Science. Some materials may have been u...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-036
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the Department of Mineral Sciences as it existed on February 14, 2012. The website includes information about research, collections, exhibitions, seminars, facilities, and staff. In addition, it includes references to standards and the newsletter, "NMNH Geoscience." Materials are in electronic format.

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Creators:
Biological Society of Washington
Dates:
circa 1880-1972
Size:
7.5 cu. ft. (15 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7185
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:
Stimpson, William, 1832-1872
Dates:
1852-1861
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of manuscripts; a catalog; a financial notebook, 1852-1857; and general correspondence and receipts regarding publications based on the North Pacific Exploring Expedition and Stimpson's manuscripts, 1858-1861.

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Center for Short-lived Phenomena (Cambridge, Mass.)
Dates:
1968-1974
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 607
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the operations of CSLP under Citron. They include budget and personnel records, applications for grants in support of CSLP projects, publicity, and event reports documenting specific short-lived phenomena. There are also some records dealing with the Smithsonian Environmental Alert Pilot Program in 1972. For additional...

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Botanical Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1876-1977
Size:
8.1 cu. ft. (15 document boxes) (4 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7259
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909
Dates:
1879-1909
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist chiefly of incoming correspondence from the USNM, the Smithsonian Institution, and shell collectors; correspondence between scientists other than Stearns concerning publications, publication revision, and shell collections; scrapbooks containing correspondence, memoranda, labels, and cards collected while Stearns was ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1967-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-131
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and grant proposals pertaining to the Flora North America (FNA) Project. FNA was a project to create a computerized data bank of information about the vascular plants of North America north of Mexico. The FNA Project was organized in 1966 by the American Society of Plant Taxonomists, and was funded, ...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1972-1996
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-044
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records pertaining to "In Pursuit of the Butterfly: Portraits of James McNeill Whistler" (1995), "Majestic in His Wrath: The Life of Frederick Douglass" (1995), "Federal Profiles: Saint-Memin in America, 1793-1814" (1994), "Cecilia Beaux and the Art of Portraiture" (1995), and "Lazzaroni...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Dates:
1968-1987
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Ira Rubinoff, Biologist and Assistant Director of Marine Biology, 1964-1970, Assistant Director of Science, 1970-1973, and Director, 1973-2008, in relation to his research on the yellow-bellied sea snake (Pelamis platuras). Materials include correspondence, grant proposals, research ...

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