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An Exhibition of Secretaries' Portraiture Honors the Institution's History

Author:
Muldoon, Peter L  Search this
Subject:
Wilcox, J. Brayton  Search this
Ulke, Henry  Search this
Silverman, Burt 1928-  Search this
Murray, Albert K  Search this
Hough, William Jervis 1795-1869  Search this
Heyman, Ira Michael 5/30/1930-11/19/2011  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-2018  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Brewer, Nicholas Richard  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
pp. 6 & 7
Date:
Fall 1994
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Artists  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History & Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3816

In the Beginning

Author:
Ballard, Amy  Search this
Subject:
Howland, Richard H  Search this
Goode, James M  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Castle Collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Architecture Records Office  Search this
Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation (OAHHP)  Search this
Physical description:
pgs. 2 & 3
Date:
Spring/Summer 1994
Topic:
Furniture  Search this
Biography  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History & Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3819

S. Dillon Ripley

Author:
Challinor, David  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Ali, Sálim 1896-1987  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
Peabody Museum of Natural History  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley International Center  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 6 Page numbers: 297-302
Place:
South Asia
Date:
September 2003
Topic:
Management--Museums  Search this
Museums  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Biography  Search this
Awards  Search this
Smithsonian influence  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Birds  Search this
Publisher:
American Philosophical Society
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3880

The First Hundred Years of the Smithsonian Institution, 1846- 1946

Author:
True, Webster Prentiss b. 1892  Search this
Subject:
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Hornaday, William Temple 1854-1937  Search this
Aldrich, Loyal Blaine 1884-1965  Search this
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Division of Radiation and Organisms  Search this
United States National Museum Dept. of Living Animals  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
United States Geological Survey (USGS)  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Establishment of  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Natural History Building  Search this
Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)  Search this
Place:
North America
Date:
1946
Topic:
Herbert Ward African Collection  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Wartime Activities  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Aircraft Building  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Congressional Debates  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Biography  Search this
Field Stations  Search this
Field Work  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Centennial (Event)  Search this
Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3573

All the Family I Have

Author:
Ewing, Heather Peale  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Meek, Fielding Bradford  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
p. 5
Date:
Fall 1992
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History & Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3797

Master Stonecarver Constantine Seferlis

Author:
Ballard, Amy  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Westminster Abbey  Search this
Physical description:
page number(s) unknown
Date:
Fall 1991
Topic:
Buildings--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Stone carvers  Search this
Biography  Search this
Sandstone  Search this
Sandstone buildings  Search this
Seferlis, Constantine  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History & Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3801

The First Smithsonian Guidebook

Author:
Stamm, Richard E  Search this
Subject:
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Varden, John c. 1790-1865  Search this
An Account of the Smithsonian Institution, its Founder, Building, Operations, Etc. (Publication)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
p. 2
Date:
Fall 1993
Topic:
Visitor's Guide  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History & Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3803

The Second Architect of the Smithsonian Building

Author:
Field, Cynthia R  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Alexander, B. S (Barton Stone) 1819-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
p. 1
Date:
Fall 1994
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Architects  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution, Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3812

I. Michael Heyman Named New Secretary of the Smithsonian

Subject:
Heyman, Ira Michael 5/30/1930-11/19/2011  Search this
Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-2018  Search this
Yale University School of Law  Search this
University of California (1868-1952)  Search this
United States Dept. of the Interior  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Physical description:
pgs. 60-61
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
Summer 1994
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Museums  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3717

Owen, Robert Dale (11/09/1801-06/24/1877)

Subject:
Owen, Robert Dale 1801-1877  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Representative  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Patent Office  Search this
Board of Regents Committee on Buildings  Search this
Board of Regents Ad hoc committees  Search this
United States. Secretary of State  Search this
Board of Regents Executive Committee  Search this
United States. Secretary of War  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Navy  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Treasury  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Early History  Search this
Democratic Party (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Biographies
Place:
United States
Date:
Regent Tenure: 08/10/1846-12/1847
Topic:
Indiana  Search this
Legislators  Search this
Regents  Search this
Politicians  Search this
Architecture--Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11076

William Henry Dies

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882  Search this
Henry, William Alexander 1831-1862  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Date:
October 17, 1862
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Deaths  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12554

Strange Genius: The Life of Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden

Author:
Foster, Mike  Search this
Subject:
Meek, Fielding Bradford  Search this
Hayden, F. V (Ferdinand Vandeveer) 1829-1887  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States Geological Survey (USGS)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Hayden Survey  Search this
Date:
1994
Topic:
United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, 1871-1877  Search this
Explorers  Search this
Biography  Search this
Geology  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Publisher:
Niwot, Colorado Roberts Rhinehart Publishers
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3123

Robert Dale Owen: A Biography

Author:
Leopold, Richard W  Search this
Subject:
Owen, Robert Dale 1801-1877  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Date:
1940
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Biography  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Publisher:
Cambridge, Massachusetts Harvard University Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3276

Visitor's Guide to the Smithsonian Institution and the United States National Museum

Author:
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Subject:
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Date:
1879, 1880, 1881, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1891, 1892
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. Judd & Detweiler
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3474

Trailblazer of American Science: The Life of Joseph Henry

Author:
Riedman, Sarah Regal 1902-  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese 1791-1872  Search this
Vail, Alfred  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin 1706-1790  Search this
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Faraday, Michael 1791-1867  Search this
Hendrie, William  Search this
Alexander, Hugh  Search this
Alexander, Stephen  Search this
Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882  Search this
Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903  Search this
College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)  Search this
Princeton University  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Place:
Albany (N.Y.)
Princeton (N.J.)
Date:
1961
Topic:
SI, Early History  Search this
Telegraph  Search this
Science--Experiments  Search this
Electricity  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Chicago Rand McNally
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3480

The Capital Image: Painters in Washington, 1800-1915

Co-author:
Cosentino, Andrew J  Search this
Glassie, Henry H  Search this
Subject:
Brady, Mathew B. 1823 (ca.)-1896  Search this
Brumidi, Constantino  Search this
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Corcoran, W. W (William Wilson) 1798-1888  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert 1755-1828  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)  Search this
Renwick Gallery  Search this
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Physical description:
280 pages
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington, D.C
United States
Date:
1983
19th century
Topic:
Painters--Biography  Search this
Painting  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Art  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Biography  Search this
Art--History  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3653

How James Smithson Came To Rest in the Institution He Never Knew

Author:
Grosvenor, Melville Bell 1901-1982  Search this
Subject:
Grosvenor, Gilbert H  Search this
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Bell, Alexander Graham 1847-1922  Search this
National Geographic Society  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
p. 30-37
Place:
Genoa (Italy)
Date:
January 1976
Topic:
Exhumation  Search this
Burial  Search this
Smithson, James--Death and burial  Search this
Smithson Bequest  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Ceremonial maces  Search this
Biography  Search this
Smithson tomb  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3666

Arthur Brown -- the Forgotten 'Assistant for All Seasons'

Author:
Yochelson, Ellis L  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Arthur  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
United States Geological Survey (USGS)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
pgs. 10-14
Place:
Yellowstone National Park
British Columbia
Date:
Summer 1998
Topic:
Fossils  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Burgess Shale (B.C.)  Search this
Biography  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3709

Spencer Baird's Dream: A U. S. National Museum

Author:
Henson, Pamela M 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
National Institute  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Patent Office Building (POB)  Search this
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
pps. 101-126
Date:
2000
Topic:
Cabinets of curiosities  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Smithson Bequest  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Biography  Search this
Federal Government, Relations with SI  Search this
Museums--History  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums--Philosophy  Search this
Publisher:
San Francisco, CA: California Academy of Sciences
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3752

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