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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Dates:
1887-1907
Size:
28 microfilm reels.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of receipts from the National Museum for specimens loaned or given to individuals and institutions. Before 1891, substantial correspondence is included; after that date, there are mostly copies of receipts. See Specimen Distribution Records and Specimen Distribution Record Books (Record units 119 and 120). A volume l...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Vertebrate Paleontology
Dates:
1917-2001
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-013
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the acquisition, donation, loan, and study of specimens within the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, photographs, and forms.

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Creators:
Chambers, Moreau Browne Congleton
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Expedition to Bering Sea region, 1931
Dates:
May 13-October 4, 1931
Size:
41 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7406
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
circa 1935-1980
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-106
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence maintained by Curator William DeWitt Field concerning loans of specimens and other information pertaining to Lepidoptera collections and research.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1955-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-025
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence created and maintained by Oliver S. Flint, Scientist in the Department of Entomology. The correspondence pertains primarily to insect identifications and loans of specimens. Materials also include a group photograph of the first national Odonata meeting, 1963.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology
Dates:
1930-2006
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-284
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the career of Sergius H. Mamay. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, research notes and loan records.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History ., Division of Hemiptera
Dates:
1951-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the Division of Hemiptera concerning the identification, acquisition, distribution, and loan of specimens. Curators represented in these records include Richard C. Froeschner, Associate Curator, Curator, and Emeritus Entomologist, 1963-2001.

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Creators:
Criss, Francis, 1901-1973
Dates:
1916-1975
bulk 1940-1969
Size:
1.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.crisfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Francis Criss papers comprise 1.9 linear feet of material dating from 1916 to 1975 (bulk 1940-1969). The collection documents the painting and teaching career of modernist painter Francis Criss mainly through correspondence, handwritten notes for class lectures, exhibition files, newsclippings, scrapbooks, and photographs. Oversized reproductions of his commercial artwork are also found.

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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:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1968-1993, with related records from 1956
Size:
66 cu. ft. (66 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 481
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the planning, development, and installation of exhibitions by the Department of Painting and Sculpture, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG). Included are biographical and bibliographical research files on artists; correspondence with museums, galleries, and artists concerning loan of artwork; loan reports; ...

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