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Letter from A. Wetmore to S. D. Ripley, November 15, 1971

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Paper ; Medium: Document
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
November 15, 1971
Topic:
Owls  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0998 (page 1), SIA2011-0997 (page 2)
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12885
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Letter from S. D. Ripley to A. Wetmore November 4, 1971

Author:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
November 4, 1971
Topic:
Owls  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0999
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12886

Letter from S. D. Ripley to A. Wetmore, December 3, 1971, on the "Castle" Tower Owls

Author:
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
December 3, 1971
Topic:
Owls  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0996
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12908

Letter A. W. Innamorati to James Bradley, August 8, 1966, Page 1 of 1

Author:
Innamorati, A. W  Search this
Subject:
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Corcoran, W. W (William Wilson) 1798-1888  Search this
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Court of Claims Building  Search this
Renwick Gallery  Search this
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States General Services Administration  Search this
United States Public Buildings Service  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Letters (correspondence)
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
August 8, 1966
Civil War, 1861-1865
1961-1970
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Transfers  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Interagency Transfers  Search this
Letters  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1432
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12965

Guide to the Smithsonian Archives 1978

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
1978
Topic:
Manuscripts  Search this
Guide books  Search this
Records  Search this
Archives  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2395
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13025

Simon Cameron's Letter to Henry Knox Craig (April 20, 1861)

Author:
Cameron, Simon 1799-1889  Search this
Subject:
Craig, Henry Knox 1791-1869  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States. Secretary of War  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7w x 4 3/4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
April 20, 1861
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Ammunition  Search this
Letters  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2952 or SIA2001-4546
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13033
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Joseph Henry Letter to Mary Henry (May 30, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
May 30, 1863
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Signals and signaling  Search this
Letters  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-0017 and SIA2012-0018
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13042

Joseph Henry's Letter to Barton Stone Alexander (February 27, 1869)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Alexander, B. S (Barton Stone) 1819-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7.00w x 10.00h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
February 27, 1869
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Earthquakes  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Building  Search this
San Francisco, California  Search this
Letters  Search this
Structural engineering  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2812 and SIA2011-2813 and SIA2011-2814 and SIA2011-2815
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13067

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Dallas Bache (August 18, 1865)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.68w x 10.00 ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
August 18, 1865
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Fire, Accidents  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Fires  Search this
Repairs  Search this
Fire of 1865  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-7640 and SIA2012-7641 and SIA2012-7642 and SIA2012-7643
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13146
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Hannibal Hamlin (April 22, 1870)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Hamlin, Hannibal 1809-1891  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Park  Search this
United States. Office of the Vice President  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.17w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Maine
Potomac River
Date:
April 22, 1870
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Washington Canal  Search this
Legislators  Search this
City planning--Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Letters  Search this
Sewerage  Search this
Canals  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6146
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13147
Additional Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Spencer Fullerton Baird (August 16, 1862)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Main Hall  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
August 16, 1862
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2667 and SIA2012-2668 and SIA2012-2669
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13148
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Elevation of the Smithsonian Institution Building's North Fac̦ade

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 13.7w x 9.5h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1142
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13249

Elevation of the Smithsonian Institution Building's North Facade

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building North Towers  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 10.5w x 7.9h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building--North Front  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1143
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13250

Sketches of the Smithsonian Institution Building

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building East Wing  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building West Wing  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Fireproofing  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1144
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13251

Perspective of the Smithsonian Institution Building's North Tower

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Flag Tower  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color Size: 7w x 9h; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Engineering  Search this
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1145
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13252

Earliest Known Sketches of the Smithsonian Institution Building

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 10.5w x 7h] ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1146
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13253

Sketches of the Smithsonian Institution Building's Lecture Hall

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Lecture Hall  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color Size: 10.5w x 7h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Engineering  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Acoustical engineering  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1147
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13254

Preliminary Study of the Smithsonian Institution Building's South Tower

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building South Towers  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color Size: 7w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1149
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13256

Preliminary Section of the Smithsonian Institution Building's South Tower

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building South Towers  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color Size: 7w x 10.5h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Engineering  Search this
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1150
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13257

Elevation of the Smithsonian Institution Building's East Wing

Author:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building East Wing  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color Size: 8.5w x 6.8h ; Type of Image: Architectural Drawing Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Drawing
Date:
1846
Topic:
Architecture, Gothic  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Romanesque  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1151
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13258

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