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David L. Wolper with the Hope Diamond at National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Wolper, David L  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  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
March 19, 1974
Topic:
Hope diamond  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Vaults (Strong rooms)  Search this
Gems  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-2646-20A ]
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_396084

Lynn Volpi Demonstrates "By-Word" Sound System at National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Volpi, Lynn  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1975
November 26, 1975
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [75-16336-11]
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_396577

Correspondence, 1981-1992, 2001-2004

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Uniform title:
This Dynamic Planet - World Map of Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plate Tectonics (Map)  Search this
Subject:
Simkin, Tom  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Petrology and Volcanology  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1981
1981-2004
1981-1992, 2001-2004
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Research  Search this
Cartography  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Earthquakes  Search this
Plate tectonics  Search this
Volcanologists  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-015
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 2/2/2011 memorandum, Wright to Simkin/McCoy; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Correspondence 1936-2004 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397914

Tourmaline Candelabra

Creator:
Penland, Dane  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1978
February 17, 1978
Topic:
Mineralogy  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [78-3180]
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_398012

Sapphire and Diamond Necklace Donated by Evelyn Annenberg Hall

Creator:
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1978
October 1978
Topic:
Gems  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Necklaces  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [78-17602]
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_398075

Buffet for David L. Wolper and the Du Pont Company in Gem Hall at National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Wolper, David L  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1974
March 19, 1974
Topic:
Hope diamond  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Gems  Search this
Special events  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [74-2646]
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_398091

Opening of Moon Soil Tube at NMNH

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Melson, William G. 1938-  Search this
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold) 1917-2009  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
February 9, 1973
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1179]
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_394830

Gachalá Emerald; Reception for Daniel J. Boorstin

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
October 1-9, 1969
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1569]
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_391622

Press Preview for Presentation of Star of Sierra Leone Diamond

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
October 17, 1972
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-2976]
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_395088

Presentation of Hooker Emerald

Creator:
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Subject:
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1977
December 1977
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Gems  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [77-13421-30]
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_397475

Ontonagon Copper Boulder

Creator:
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Subject:
Banks, Ellison  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
Physical description:
5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
August 26,1971
Topic:
Mineralogy  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-403]
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_385303

Presentation of Logan Sapphire to NMNH

Creator:
Krantz, Victor  Search this
Subject:
Switzer, George S (George Shirley) 1915-2008  Search this
Challinor, David  Search this
Post, Marjorie Merriweather  Search this
Logan, Rebecca Pollard Guggenheim 1904-1994  Search this
Logan, John A  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
June 22, 1971
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [71-49-1]
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_385336

Presentation of Opal to Dr. George S. Switzer

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Switzer, George S (George Shirley) 1915-2008  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
June 30, 1969
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1528]
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_372543

Sapphire Acquisition

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1971
June 1, 1971
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1757]
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_372805

Exhibition Records, 1963-1989

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Physical Geology Hall  Search this
Our Restless Earth (Exhibition) (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1963
1963-1989
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Geology  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-103
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1963-1989 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_306839

Correspondence, 1956-2004

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Uniform title:
This Dynamic Planet - World Map of Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plate Tectonics (Map)  Search this
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Simkin, Tom  Search this
Sitnik, Marsha E  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Petrology and Volcanology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Exhibits Committee  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Glacial Geology Hall  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Hall of Mineralogy and Meteorites  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Physical Geology Hall  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Assistant Secretary for Science  Search this
Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galápagos Isles  Search this
Our Changing Land (Exhibition) (1975-1976: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Volcano Watch: Maurice and Katia Krafft and the Smithsonian (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
29 cu. ft. (29 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Picture postcards
Maps
Ephemera
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Place:
Galapagos Islands
Skye, Island of (Scotland)
Date:
1956
1956-2004
Topic:
Cartography  Search this
Conservation of natural resources  Search this
Earthquakes  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Geology  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Plate tectonics  Search this
Publications  Search this
Research  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Volcanologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-003
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Correspondence 1936-2004 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_299057

Photograph Collection, c. 1919-1976 and undated

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Geology  Search this
Physical description:
0.69 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1919
1919-1976
c 1919-1976 and undated
Topic:
Natural history museum curators  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Mineralogists  Search this
Gemologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01464
See more items in:
Photograph Collection c. 1919-1976 and undated [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_287111

Paul E. Desautels Papers, circa 1952-1984

Creator:
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
Subject:
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Date:
1952
1952-1984
circa 1952-1984
Topic:
Mineralogy  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 93-121
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254184

Agency history, 1963-

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Subject:
Switzer, George S (George Shirley) 1915-2008  Search this
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold) 1917-2009  Search this
Melson, William G. 1938-  Search this
Fudali, Robert F  Search this
Post, Jeffrey Edward  Search this
MacPherson, Glenn J  Search this
Appleman, Daniel E  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1963
1963-
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00039
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218058

Correspondence, 1936-2004

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Subject:
Switzer, George S (George Shirley) 1915-2008  Search this
Mason, Brian (Brian Harold) 1917-2009  Search this
Melson, William G. 1938-  Search this
Fudali, Robert F  Search this
Appleman, Daniel E  Search this
Simkin, Tom  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mineralogy and Petrology  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
13.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
31 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Maps
Clippings
Newsletters
Brochures
Ephemera
Picture postcards
Date:
1936
1936-2004
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Research  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00248
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Correspondence 1936-2004 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Mineral Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218059

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