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Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres : présentant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent : précédée d'une introduction offrant la détermination des caractères essentiels de l'animal, sa distinction du végétal et des autres corps naturels, enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la zoologie / par J.B.P.A. de Lamarck. é

Title:
Animaux sans vertèbres
Author:
Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de 1744-1829  Search this
Deshayes, G. P (Gérard Paul) 1795-1875  Search this
Milne-Edwards, H (Henri) 1800-1885  Search this
Nordmann, Alexander von 1803-1866  Search this
Dujardin, Félix 1801-1860  Search this
Former owner:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI  Search this
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927 DSI  Search this
Henderson, J. B (John Brooks) 1870-1923 DSI  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Sheppard, Edmund DSI  Search this
Printer:
Tilliard, Hippolyte  Search this
Physical description:
11 v. ; 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1835
1845
1835-1845
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Call number:
QL362 .L225X 1835
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_559029

Allison Armour and the Utowana / by T. Barbour ; an appreciation of Allison Vincent Armour and of the services which he rendered to the sciences of archaeology, botany, and zoology

Title:
Ava
Author:
Barbour, Thomas 1884-1946  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Armour, Allison Vincent 1863-1941  Search this
Utowana (Yacht)  Search this
Physical description:
65 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1945
Topic:
Naturalists  Search this
Call number:
QH31.A73 B23 1945
QH31.A73B23
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_203184

Four years in the government exploring expedition; commanded by Captain Charles Wilkes : to the island of Madeira, Cape Verdi Island, Brazil ... &c., &c. in one volume / by Lieut. Geo. M. Colvocoresses, U.S. Navy, an officer of the expedition

Author:
Colvocoresses, George M (George Musalas) 1816-1872  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Colvocoresses, George M (George Musalas) 1816-1872 Travel  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Physical description:
371, [13] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Publishers' advertisements
Date:
1853
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Voyages and travels  Search this
Call number:
Q115.W8 C72 1853
Q115.W8C72 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_202548

Pioneers of the Potowmack; beinge a brief historie of ye discoverie & exploration of ye River Patawomeke, containing ye true & remarkable adventures of certaine bolde mariners, missionaries, traders, settlers, & rangers that ventured into ye remotest parts of that river, & what dangers, warrs, & strange occurences befell them amongst ye wilde & salvage Indians thereof / Written & illustrated by Horace P. Hobbs, Jr

Author:
Hobbs, Horace P  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[6], iv, 145, [3] p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Potomac River
Potomac River Valley
Date:
1961
1961]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F187.P8 H6 1961
F187.P8H6 1961
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_212834

Georg. Casp. Kirchmaieri ... De paradiso, ave paradisi Manucodiata : imperio antediluviano, & Acra Noae, cum descriptione diluvii, IV. dissertationibus comprehensae, deliciae aestivae, jucunda, nova & utilia acitu exhibentes

Title:
De paradiso ave paradisi Manucodiata
Author:
Kirchmayer, Georg Kaspar 1635-1700  Search this
Publisher:
Hartmann, Andrea  Search this
Printer:
Henckel, Matthäus active 1658-1691  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Associated name:
Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 168 pages ; 16 cm (16mo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1662
Topic:
Birds of paradise (Birds)  Search this
Noah's ark  Search this
Call number:
QL696.P26 K57 1662
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096259

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1892-1987

Creator:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Classification
Picture postcards
Clippings
Maps
Plates (illustrations)
Scientific illustrations
Sketches
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Lantern slides
Motion pictures (visual works)
Artifacts
Date:
1892
1892-1987
circa 1892-1987
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-145
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398538

A. Gilbert Wright Oral History Interviews, 1983

Interviewee:
Wright, A. Gilbert (Arthur Gilbert) 1909-1987  Search this
Subject:
Wright, A. Gilbert (Arthur Gilbert) 1909-1987  Search this
Coggeshall, Arthur Sterry  Search this
Anglim, John E  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Lewis, Ralph  Search this
Florida State Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Assistant to the Director for Exhibits Planning  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Exhibits Editor's Office  Search this
George Washington University Museum Studies Program  Search this
Illinois State Museum  Search this
United States National Park Service  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Programs  Search this
Interviewer:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Physical description:
9 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Interviews
Transcripts
Place:
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Date:
1983
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009523
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217691

Birds' nests & eggs : with directions for preparing, stuffing, and mounting birds and animals : with thirteen engravings and diagrams, and a coloured illustration of the eggs of British pet birds

Title:
Birds' nests and eggs, also directions for bird-stuffing
Publisher:
Beeton, Samuel Orchart 1831-1877  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Printer:
Cox and Wyman  Search this
Physical description:
[62] pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1860
Topic:
Birds--Eggs  Search this
Birds--Nests  Search this
Taxidermy  Search this
Call number:
QL675 .B57 1860
QL675.B61
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_164339

Marguerite Henrich Kellogg Donates Scientific Library

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kellogg, Marguerite Henrich  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1970
December 18, 1970
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1695]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_372749

Dr. Charles Greeley Abbot's 100th Birthday Celebration

Creator:
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Subject:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Abbot, Virginia Andes Johnston  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Ripley, Mary Livingston  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
May 10, 1972
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-5082]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_386145

Over 190 Years of Smithsonian Knowledge: Thomas F. Clark, William L. Brown, Charles R. Aschemeier, and Waldo L. Schmitt

Subject:
Clark, Thomas F  Search this
Brown, William L  Search this
Aschemeier, Charles R. W  Search this
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Treasurer and Disbursing Agent  Search this
Physical description:
Photographic prints; 8 x 10
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1959
Local number:
SIA Acc. 04-086 [SIA2014-07446]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396508

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley Cuts 10th Anniversary Cake

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Challinor, David  Search this
Ripley, Mary Livingston  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1974
February 26, 1974
Topic:
Anniversaries  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [74-1309]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398090

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley Cuts 10th Anniversary Cake

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Challinor, David  Search this
Ripley, Mary Livingston  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10 ;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
February 26, 1974
Topic:
Anniversaries  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-1309-04A ]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396083

Charles A. Lindbergh Receives Langley Medal

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Newton, Walter H. 1880-1941  Search this
Robinson, Joseph Taylor 1872-1937  Search this
Moore, R. Walton (Robert Walton) 1859-1941  Search this
Lindbergh, Charles A (Charles Augustus) 1902-1974  Search this
Delano, Frederic Adrian 1863-1953  Search this
Taft, William H (William Howard) 1857-1930  Search this
Johnson, Albert 1869-1957  Search this
Ferris, Woodbridge N. 1853-1928  Search this
Smoot, Reed 1862-1941  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1927
December 8, 1927
Topic:
Aeronautics--Awards  Search this
Medals  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [2002-12171]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396135

Reception for the Papers of Joseph Henry

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976  Search this
Collins, Michael 1930-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Press  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
December 26, 1972
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-56]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394788

Retirement Reception for Eileen M. McCarthy

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
McCarthy, Eileen M  Search this
Hubel, Gordon  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Press  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
March 9, 1973
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1972]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395062

Retirement Reception for Eileen M. McCarthy

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
McCarthy, Eileen M  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976  Search this
Hubel, Gordon  Search this
Heskett, Louise  Search this
Hahn, Jan  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Press  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
March 9, 1973
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1973]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395063

American Ornithologists' Union Meeting, New York, American Museum of Natural History - Group Portrait

Subject:
Lloyd, Hoyes  Search this
Gross, Alfred O (Alfred Otto) 1883-1970  Search this
Peters, J. L  Search this
Zimmer, John T (John Todd) 1889-1957  Search this
Griscom, Ludlow 1890-1959  Search this
Aldrich, John W (John Warren) 1906-1995  Search this
Hicks, Lawrence  Search this
Murphy, Bob  Search this
Naumburg, Elsie  Search this
Gabrielson, Ira Noel 1889-1977  Search this
Delacour, Jean 1890-1985  Search this
DeSchauensee, Rodolpha  Search this
Saunders, Aretas A (Aretas Andrews) 1884-1970  Search this
Jaques, Francis Lee 1887-1969  Search this
Rogers, Charles H  Search this
Hickey, J. J  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Bowdish, Beecher S  Search this
Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987  Search this
Mayr, Ernst 1904-2005  Search this
Olberholser, H. C  Search this
Van Tyne, Josselyn 1902-1957  Search this
American Ornithologists' Union  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1944
October 25, 1944
Topic:
Ornithologists  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007440 [SIA2008-2258]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395104

Collections Research at National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Kanazawa, Robert H. 1916-1985  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Zug, George R. 1938-  Search this
Tuck, Robert G. Jr  Search this
Garner, Edward  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
August 20, 1971
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-198-A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385352

Retirement Party for Helena M. Weiss

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
Weiss, Helena M. 1909-2004  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
December 29, 1971
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-3364]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385427

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