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Creators:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-009
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of copies of documents not included in "Bringing the Past to Life: the Story of Lazer and Amelia Friedlander Hirschhorn," a family history published by Gene LePere, daughter of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. Materials include census records; marriage and death certificates; the Hirschhorn family newsletter; the Friedlander family...

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Creators:
Rehder, Harald Alfred, 1907-
Dates:
1931, 1953, 1961, 1996, and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-203
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs of Harald Alfred Rehder (1907-1996), Curator in the Division of Mollusks, National Museum of Natural History. Additional people of note in the images include William James Clench, Paul Bartsch, Joseph Rosewater, and Waldo L. Schmitt. Also included is a memorial service program. Materials include black ...

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Creators:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Dates:
1925-1968
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three ledgers containing invoices of specimen loans from the United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Biological Survey, and later the United States Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service. The specimens documented in the ledger form part of the National Museum of Natural History, Division of ...

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Creators:
Challinor, David, 1920-2008
Dates:
1970-1997 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of notes, photographs, clippings, articles, correspondence and papers found within David Challinor's book collection at both the National Zoological Park and the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).

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Creators:
Whitmore, Frank C.
Dates:
1950-1986 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-012
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of notebooks documenting Frank C. Whitmore's travels and research. Whitmore was a research geologist for the Paleontology and Stratigraphy Branch of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and Research Associate of the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), specializing in the systemat...

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Creators:
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold), 1917-2009
Dates:
circa 1958-1974
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession T90027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These are the papers of Brian Harold Mason, Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History. Mason curates and classifies the more than 700 meteorites recovered each year from Antarctica under a joint Smithsonian-National Aeronautics and Space Administration-National Science Foundation. His research focuses on the mineralogy...

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Creators:
Wurdack, J. J.
Dates:
1949-1986
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mainly of the professional correspondence of John J. Wurdack, botanist, during his tenure in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, 1960-1991; and before that, at the New York Botanical Garden. Also included are drafts of manuscripts, expedition reports, and miscellaneous files.

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Creators:
Systematic Entomology Laboratory
Dates:
1965-1993
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and meeting minutes relating to the Systematic Entomology Laboratory (SEL) facility, its administration, and the collaboration between the United States Department of Agriculture and the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).

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Creators:
Suckley, George, 1830-1869
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
1855
Size:
39 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS197
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: MS 197-a Letter from George Suckley to George Gibbs concering natural history, Indian tribes, and mounds of the vicinty. Ft. Dalles, Oregon Territory. April 18, 2955. 4 pp. MS 197-b Chinook vocabulary compiled by George Gibbs, with additions and alterations by George Sackley. n.d. 39pp.

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Creators:
Lakes, Arthur, 1844-1917
Dates:
1877-1880
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The journals of Arthur Lakes record his observations while exploring for saurian fossils at Morrison, Colorado, 1877; Como Station, Wyoming, 1879; and various other locations. The journals also contain lectures and notes on the discovery of fossil vertebrates.

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