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Norris, Philetus W. (Philetus Walter), 1821-1885
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911
Middleton, James D.
Thing, L.H.
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Dates:
undated
Size:
89 Pages
108 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7094
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The catalog, which has many missing pages at the beginning and end, lists, describes, and illustrates with small drawings attached to the text, geographically arranged collections of stone, clay, horn, and bone artifacts, plant remains, and faunal and human bones, gathered in many cases from Indian mounds in the Mississippi Valley area. Some items ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Public Affairs and Communications Department
Dates:
1994, 2000-2013
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consist of records documenting the activities of the Public Affairs and Communications Department as well as press coverage of the National Zoological Park and its animals, facilities, exhibits, staff, events, and research. Materials include clippings, correspondence, reports, brochures, and related materials. This department ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1866-1906, with related records to 1927
Size:
65.91 cu. ft. (98 document boxes) (6 12x17 boxes) (1 16x20 box) (88 3x5 boxes) (1 tube box) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 31
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history of the Smithsonian from 1872-1927. Most of the records concern the tenure of Samuel P. Langley, the third Secretary, who served from 1887-1906. There is also some material dating from as early as 1866 to as late as 1927 in the collection. This record unit is the last to be based on a distinction between ...

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Creators:
Slayton, Ronald Alfred, 1910-1992
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1984 August 22
Size:
4 Items (sound files (2 hrs. 15 min.), digital, wav file)
42 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.slayto84
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ronald Alfred Slayton conducted 1984 August 22, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Griffin, Rachael
Guenther, Bruce
Dates:
1983 Feb. 19-20
Size:
5 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.griffi83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Rachael Griffin conducted 1983 Feb. 19-20, by Bruce Guenther, in the artist's home in Portland, Or., for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project.

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Creators:
Adams, Dennis
Berman, Avis
United States. General Services Administration. Design Excellence and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
2009 April 24-May 15
Size:
3 Items (sound files (5 hr., 26 min.), digital, wav file)
Collection ID:
AAA.adams09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dennis Adams conducted 2009, April 24-May 15, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Service Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at Adams' home, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Phillips, William Lyman, d. 1966
Dates:
circa 1920s-1940s
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box., 30 glass negatives and 2 glass autochromes., 3 x 4 inches.)
Collection ID:
AAG.WLP
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The William Lyman Phillips Collection includes thirty glass negatives and two glass autochromes showing a sampling of gardens presumably designed by landscape architect William Lyman Phillips. The gardens are located in Massachusetts, Florida and unidentified locations.

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Dates:
1990
Size:
13 videotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9553
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Videohistory Program, funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation from 1986 until 1992, used video in historical research. Additional collections have been added since the grant project ended. Videohistory uses the video camera as a historical research tool to record moving visual information. Video works best in historical r...

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Creators:
North American Orchid Conservation Center
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-019
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Go Orchids" website, maintained by the North American Orchid Conservation Center (NAOCC) as it existed on August 12, 2015. NAOCC is a coalition of organizations dedicated to conserving orchid heritage. Established as a collaborative effort by the Smithsonian Institution and the United States Botanic Garden, ...

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Creators:
Association of Systematics Collections
Dates:
circa 1972-1988
Size:
34 cu. ft. (34 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7459
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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