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Creators:
Smithsonian Magazine
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Smithsonian.com" website as it existed on May 16, 2014. The website expands on Smithsonian Magazine's in-depth coverage of history, science, nature, the arts, travel, world culture and technology. Content from multiple blogs hosted in separate domains were incorporated into the website not long before the w...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-293
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website and a blog, both titled "Recovering Voices," as they existed on August 5, 2014. Recovering Voices is a collaborative initiative of the National Museum of Natural History, the National Museum of the American Indian, and the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage to work with communities worldwide to ...

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Creators:
Jones, Meredith L.
Dates:
1965-1983
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-220
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Meredith L. Jones (1926-1996), curator in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Jones' specialty was the study of worms. Materials also include scientific illustrations, maps, clippings, and a postcard.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Seminars
Dates:
1969-1973
Size:
0.18 cu. ft. (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of posters of exhibitions and events including: "Open House at the Smithsonian . . . On Occasion of its 125th Anniversary"; "Man and Beast: A Symposium on Comparative Social Behavior"; The Copernican Century 1450-1550, An Exhibit of Renaissance Science Technology and Culture at the Museum of History and Technology;...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Design and Construction
Dates:
1984-1986
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of receipts, blueprints, correspondence, inspectors' logs, and specifications concerning Office of Design and Construction projects. Museums and buildings include: National Air and Space Museum, Silver Hill Facility, Museum Support Center, Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
circa 1881-1931
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Most notebooks of entomologists are retained as part of that person's papers; but for convenience, others are retained in this collection. The notebooks for the most part contain information relating to specimens in the National Museum of Natural History.

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Creators:
Browning, M. Ralph
Dates:
1969-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

M. Ralph Browning worked in the National Museum of Natural History Bird and Mammal Laboratories through the United States Geological Survey, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. These records pertain to his ornithological cataloging work and research, primarily in Oregon and the northwest United States.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-276
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the eMammal Project website as it existed on May 21, 2015. eMammal allows citizen scientists to work in collaboration with researchers at the Smithsonian Institution and North Carolina State University to document mammals throughout the mid-Atlantic region by placing camera traps across the landscape in parks an...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Buildings Management Department
Dates:
1899-1958
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 565
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of correspondence, reports, proposals, estimates, and drawings concerning various aspects of the Smithsonian physical plant, with emphasis on early electrical, heating, and ventilating systems in the Smithsonian Institution Building, the Arts and Industries Building (A&I), the Freer Gallery of Art, the Smithsonian As...

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Creators:
Higgins, Robert P.
Dates:
1957-1960, 1963-1965, 1968, 1972, 1976-1993
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Robert P. Higgins (1932- ), an invertebrate zoologist who held various positions at the Smithsonian Institution and the National Museum of Natural History, 1968-1996. These field notes document his collecting trips around the world. Materials also include scientific illustrations and maps.

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