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Creators:
Bourassa, Joseph N.
Gailland, Maurice, 1815-1877
Dates:
1843
Size:
62 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1740A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English-Potawatomi dictionary, with notes on pronunciation of "Po da wahd mih" language; also additional and repeated words; illustrative sentences; names of berries, trees, and plants; numerals; the Lord's prayer, etc. Attributed solely to Bourassa by Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 13, page 54. Original Bureau of American Ethnology...

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Dates:
unknown
Size:
42 Cubic feet (12 file drawers.)
Collection ID:
AAG.SUB
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Horticultural subjects vertical file contains materials related to garden history, landscape architecture, garden furniture and ornaments, gardening practices and design, horticulture, conservation, plant folklore and other topics compiled from various published sources.

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Creators:
Cook, O. F. (Orator Fuller), 1867-1949
Dates:
1894-1895, 1897-1900, 1903-1905, 1933, 1948
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7255
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains a small amount of Cook's correspondence, concerning the identification of Myripoda. Correspondents include Otis Warren Barrett, Theodore D. A. Cockerell, Carl H. Eigenmann, Karl Kraepelin, and Karl August Mobius. Correspondence is arranged alphabetically. This collection also includes a small amount of correspondence ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1969-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence of the Plant Conservation Unit. Materials include correspondence, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, annotated plant lists, and color photographs and slides.

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Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942
Dates:
undated
Size:
43 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4569B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes names of birds, animals, and plants.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1992-1993
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-023
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of seven field books documenting botanical collecting in southeast Cameroon during 1992-1993 by Jefferson S. Hall.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Dates:
1889-1968
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 237
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of an autograph collection, attributed to Ellsworth Paine Killip, Aid, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, and Curator of the Division of Plants, and Head Curator of the Department of Botany. Much of the correspondence making up this collection was written to John Donnell Smith, Research Associate in the Division ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1970, 1972, 1980, 1982, 1996, undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-075
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of films and videotapes related to educational programming. Productions include "Museums: Where Learning is Fun;" "Around the Clock at the Smithsonian;" "Museum: A Modern Urban Dilemma;" "Communication: It's More Than Sound;" and "Leaf Making: Or the Secret Life of Museum Plants." "Museums: Where Learning is Fun" was pr...

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Creators:
Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913
Dates:
1882-1913, with related materials to circa 1965
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7321
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting Lester Frank Ward's paleobotanical research and his work as Honorary Curator in charge of the United States National Museum (USNM) collection of fossil plants. Also included are letters concerning his official duties with the United States Geological Su...

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Dates:
1990
Size:
(Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9550
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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