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Creator::
Geological Survey. Geologic Branch  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pamphlets
Date:
1937
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a satirical pamphlet created by the Pick and Hammer Club of the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The Pick and Hammer Club was an organization within the Geologic Branch which began as a social group for young geologists that later created annual shows to poke fun at USGS bureaucracy and staff. This pamphlet appears to have belonged to Edwin N. Goddard, USGS Geologist, 1930-1949.
Topic:
Geology -- Anecdotes  Search this
Satire  Search this
Genre/Form:
Pamphlets
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-077, Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-077
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-077

Pandora's bauxite : the best of Bates : selections from The geologic column, 1966-1985 / Robert L. Bates

Author:
Bates, Robert Latimer 1912-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 88 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Anecdotes
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE53.B38 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_363770

The Pick and Hammer Club presents the Seantific Players in The birth of a notion : or, The weaning of the West : a spectral spectacular in two acts and fifteen scenes

Author:
Geological Society of America  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Anecdotes
Date:
1971
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE1 .P45 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980622

Smithsonian Highlights

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 01 Jan 1998 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_3db9ec76872f1462867f6a91bb21d5e9

Oral history interview with John Wilson, 1993 March 11-1994 August 16

Interviewee:
Wilson, John Woodrow, 1922-  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Subject:
Hurwitz, Sidney  Search this
Siqueiros, David Alfaro  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Lewis, Elma  Search this
LÔeger, Fernand  Search this
Gaither, Edmund B.  Search this
Bengtz, Ture  Search this
Zerbe, Karl  Search this
Kramer, Jack N.  Search this
Aronson, David  Search this
Kay, Reed  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. School  Search this
Boston University.School of Fine and Applied Arts  Search this
Topic:
African American artists as teachers  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Art  Search this
Art teachers  Search this
Painters  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11501
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216507
AAA_collcode_wilson93
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216507

Incidents in White mountain history: containing facts relating to the discovery and settlement of the mountains, Indian history and traditions, a minute and authentic account of the destruction of the Willey family, geology and temperature of the mountains; together with numerous anecdotes illustrating life in the back woods. By Rev. Benjamin G. Willey. To which is added an accurate guide from various cities to the White mountains. 3rd thousand

Author:
Willey, Benjamin Glazier 1796-1867  Search this
Noyes, Nathaniel, Boston, pub  Search this
Physical description:
xii, [13]-324p. incl. front. plates. 20cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Hampshire
White Mountains (N.H. and Me.)
Carroll County (N.H.)
Oxford co., Maine
Coos County (N.H.)
Grafton County (N.H.)
Date:
1856
Call number:
F41.44.W7135X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_296922

The Ten Most Disturbing Scientific Discoveries

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 14 May 2010 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_a23590f471dfd9feab7f4e259d1bff10

Mexico, December 27, 1893 - February 2, 1894

Alternate Title:
2nd trip, Vol. I : Mexico, Dec. 27, 1893 to 1894  Search this
Collection name:
Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 13 Folder 7
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Diary
Place:
Mexico
Popocatépetl, Volcán
Iztaccíhuatl, Volcán
Amecameca
Citlaltépetl, Volcán
Date Range:
1893-1894
Start Date:
18931227
End Date:
18940202
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Mammalogy  Search this
Mammalogists  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007364
Access Information:
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.
See more records from this collection:
Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated
See more records associated with this person:
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI1784

Saga of San Juan / by Cornelia Adams Perkins, Marian Gardner Nielson, Lenora Butt Jones

Author:
Perkins, Cornelia Adams  Search this
Daughters of Utah Pioneers San Juan County  Search this
Author:
Nielson, Marian Gardner  Search this
Jones, Lenora Butt  Search this
Physical description:
367 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
San Juan County (Utah)
Date:
1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1073313

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