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Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Bishop, Carl Whiting 1881-1942  Search this
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Rathbun, Mary Jane 1860-1943  Search this
Rathbun, Richard 1852-1918  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929  Search this
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Walcott, Mary Vaux 1860-1940  Search this
Smillie, T. W (Thomas William) 1843-1917  Search this
Physical description:
10.75 cu. ft. (21 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Electronic List in accession file.
Folder List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
This accession consists of early personnel records. Notable staff include C.G. (Charles Greeley) Abbot, Carl Whiting Bishop, John Wesley Powell, Mary Jane Rathbun, Richard Rathbun, William Jones Rhees, Robert Ridgway, Thomas W. Smillie, Leonhard Stejneger, Charles Doolittle Walcott, and Mary Vaux Walcott. Materials include offer letters, letters of dismissal, payroll records, correspondence from employees, biographies, death notices, and, for some personnel, identificaion photographs used for employee badges. These records were transferred to the National Archives prior to the establishment of the Smithsonian Institution Archives, where they became part of Record Group 106. While there, the records were titled, Personnel Records of Deceased Employees, 1892-1952. On March 18, 2005, these records were returned to the Smithsonian Institution and were added to the Archives collections.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
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Local number:
SIA Acc. 05-123
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Personnel Records 1892-1966 [Smithsonian Institution]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives