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Creators:
Smith, C. Earle (Claude Earle), 1922-1987
Dates:
1942-1998
bulk 1960-1987
Size:
7.72 Linear feet (20 document boxes and 1 restricted box)
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-24
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

C. Earle Smith Jr. (1922-1987) was one of the founders of the modern field of paleobotany. This collection documents his research and professional activities through correspondence, research notes, data, manuscripts, publications, and photographs. Represented in the collection is his fieldwork in Mexico, Peru, Venezuela, and Costa Rica.

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Creators:
Geyer, Karl Andreas, 1809-1853
Dates:
1838
Size:
2 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R81Q
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of drawings of "Fort Snelling from the East" in Carl Andreas Geyer's journal from the Nicollet Expedtion, 1838. One image is a cropped enlargement of the other.

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Creators:
Ripley, Dwight
Dates:
[ca. 1945]-1961
Size:
1 Page (Poem: 1 p.)
1 Drawing (Sketch, crayon, watercolor and pen and ink, col., image and text 18 x 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.ripldwig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An abstract self-portrait by Miró, drawn in colored chalk on Hotel Gladstone [New York] stationery, with a note to Ripley signed and dated by Miró November 21, 1961. The drawing was framed by Ripley, and on the reverse he enclosed a sonnet (in Catalan), "En regardent 'Le Lever du Soleil' de Joan Miró," which Ripley composed in honor of Miro's first...

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Dates:
circa 1982
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-49
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting Antonio Zarco with his traveling companion, botanist H. Morgan Smith, in the Department of Anthropology Processing Lab, National Museum of Natural History. This photograph was made after Zarco's last donation to the museum of items from his tribal community (accession 349818). The photograph may have been made by Robert Elder o...

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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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Creators:
Loomis, H. F. (Harold Frederick), 1896-
Dates:
1922
Size:
3 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Tikal Mayan sites, jade necklace and knife.

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Creators:
Twiss, Wilfred Charles
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-58
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting cliff dwellings, a natural bridge and rock formations, and part of the Smithsonian's expedition party with horses.

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Creators:
Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993
Dates:
circa 1949-1973
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes incoming and outgoing correspondence of F. Raymond Fosberg with professional colleagues documenting his research as a botanist and biogeographer, c. 1949-1973 (note: correspondence is in alphabetical arrangement A-E, M-Z. F-L is missing); administrative records maintained by Fosberg on Smithsonian and National Museum ...

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Creators:
Gates, Adelia
Dates:
1879-1898 and undated
Size:
3.07 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7312
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of 327 watercolors of flowers painted by Adelia Gates. It represents a fragment of a collection of 502 Gates watercolors donated to the Smithsonian by Eleanor Lewis in 1913. Approximately 175 watercolors are missing. The paintings cover a wide range of native and exotic plants and a majority of the studies were made in...

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United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition (1853-1856)
Dates:
1852-1861 and undated
Size:
1.25 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7253
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection documents the natural history work of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition and consists of correspondence and notes, manuscripts, and drawings by William Stimpson on the crustacea collections made on the expedition. Also included is Stimpson's journal of the expedition.

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