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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
1999-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 18-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the online exhibition "Living Fossils of the Deep: An Expedition to the Bahamian Sea Floor" on the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) website as it existed on April 15, 2016. The exhibition documents a 1999 expedition by NMNH and Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute scientists to the Bahamas to study inverteb...

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Creators:
Neuman, Robert B., 1920-
Dates:
1948-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Robert B. Neuman (1920-2013), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Paleobiology in the National Museum of Natural History. His specialty was fossilized brachiopods. A few field notes were created by John Duane, S. David Berger, and John R. Griffin. Materials ...

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Creators:
Sando, William Jasper
Dates:
1957-1993
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-308
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the field work of William Jasper Sando, a research scientist with the United States Geological Survey, 1954-1993, continuing his research until 1995. His research focused on the study of fossil corals and how their evolutionary development could be used to gain understanding of the ancient geological history of ...

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Creators:
Sando, William Jasper
Dates:
1951-1995
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, fieldwork proposals and itineraries, project proposals and budgets, and monthly and quarterly reports concerning the work of William Jasper Sando, research scientist for the United States Geological Survey. Sando's research primarily concerned the study of fossil corals and how their evolutionary ...

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Dates:
1720-1929, 1944, 1995
Size:
21.95 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes) (3 12x17 boxes) (4 16x20 boxes) (6 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accessions consists of the personal correspondence of Charles D. Walcott, his family, and his extended family, as well as genealogical materials, family Bibles, photographs, medals, and other materials related to the Walcott family. The correspondence documents the personal relationships between the immediate Walcott family, as well ...

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Creators:
Kellogg, Remington, 1892-1969
Dates:
circa 1903-1969, with related papers to 1982
Size:
9.35 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 half document box) (3 16x20 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7434
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:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1870-1893
Size:
11 cu. ft. (21 document boxes) (25 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 220
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Most of these records are the official files of George Vasey as botanist of the United States Department of Agriculture and curator of the United States National Herbarium from 1872 to 1893. They include incoming and occasional outgoing correspondence, mostly to Vasey, but sometimes to Jeremiah M. Rusk, secretary of Agriculture; Edwin Willits,...

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Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937
Dates:
1878-1936
Size:
8.51 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 3x5 box) (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of correspondence with conchologists, naturalists, and shell collectors pertaining to shell collections and exchanges, and responses to Shimek's questionnaires on Pomatiopsis lapidarias and other shells; notebooks listing personal names of those to whom Shimek sent his publications on loess, geology, and botany; a not...

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Creators:
Whitmore, Frank C., interviewee
Dates:
1989
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9557
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Reeside, John B. (John Bernard), 1889-1958
Dates:
1916-1958 and undated
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (4 document boxes) (2 half document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7326
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when no longer need...

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