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Agency history, 1880-

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mollusks  Search this
Subject:
Bartsch, Paul 1871-1960  Search this
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927  Search this
Rehder, Harald Alfred 1907-  Search this
Simpson, Charles Torrey 1846-1932  Search this
Abbott, R. Tucker (Robert Tucker) 1919-1995  Search this
Rosewater, Joseph 1928-1985  Search this
Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937-  Search this
Richards, Horace Gardiner 1906-1984  Search this
Marshall, William Blanchard 1865-  Search this
Morrison, Joseph Paul Eldred  Search this
Houbrick, Richard S  Search this
Clarke, Arthur Haddleton 1926-  Search this
Hershler, Robert  Search this
Harasewych, M. G  Search this
Stearns, Robert E. C (Robert Edwards Carter) 1827-1909  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1880
1880-
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Invertebrate zoology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00024
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218065

Correspondence, 1858-1982

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mollusks  Search this
Subject:
Bartsch, Paul 1871-1960  Search this
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927  Search this
Rehder, Harald Alfred 1907-  Search this
Simpson, Charles Torrey 1846-1932  Search this
Abbott, R. Tucker (Robert Tucker) 1919-1995  Search this
Richards, Horace Gardiner 1906-1984  Search this
Marshall, William Blanchard 1865-  Search this
Morrison, Joseph Paul Eldred  Search this
Stearns, Robert E. C (Robert Edwards Carter) 1827-1909  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
50.52 cu. ft. processed holdings
13.25 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1858
1858-1947
1858-1982
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Invertebrate zoology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00138
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Correspondence 1858-1982 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mollusks]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218066

Histoire naturelle des crustacés : comprenant l'anatomie, la physiologie et la classification de ces animaux / par M. Milne Edwards ; ouvrage accompagné de planches

Author:
Milne-Edwards, H (Henri) 1800-1885  Search this
Former owner:
Stearns, Robert E. C (Robert Edwards Carter) 1827-1909 DSI  Search this
Wilson, Charles Branch 1861-1941 DSI  Search this
Gore, Robert H. DSI  Search this
McLaughlin, Patsy A. DSI  Search this
Donor:
Lemaitre, Rafael DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v., [12] leaves of plates (some folded) ; 22 cm. + 1 atlas (42 [i.e. 44] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.)
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1834
1840
1834-1840
Topic:
Crustacea  Search this
Call number:
QL435 .M55 1834
QL435.M63X 1834
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_343054

Notes on east coast U.S. mollusks, chiefly Verrill and Hemphill

Collection name:
Collected notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks, circa 1869-1920 and undated
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 15
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Florida
Texas
Canada
Hudson Bay
Date Range:
1869-1884
Start Date:
1869
End Date:
1884
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007461
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.
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Collected notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks, circa 1869-1920 and undated
See more records associated with this person:
Hemphill, Henry, 1830-1914
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI4959

Collected notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks, circa 1869-1920 and undated

Extent:
7 field books
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record type:
Collection record
Place:
United States
Florida
South Carolina
Texas
Canada
Argentina
Date Range:
circa 1860-1890
Topic:
Mollusca  Search this
Animalia  Search this
Mollusks  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007461
Access Information:
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Hemphill, Henry, 1830-1914
Platt, Robert E., 1910-
White, J. J.
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mollusks
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909
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Collected notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks, circa 1869-1920 and undated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_coll_NCDC459

Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909

Forename:
Robert  Search this
Middle Initial:
Edwards Carter  Search this
Surname:
Stearns  Search this
Record type:
Personal name
Birth Date:
1827
Death Date:
1909
See more records related to affiliations:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mollusks
Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
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edanmdm:auth_per_fbr_EACP649

Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers

Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Extent:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Scientific illustrations
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Date:
1879-1909
Descriptive Entry:
These papers consist chiefly of incoming correspondence from the USNM, the Smithsonian Institution, and shell collectors; correspondence between scientists other than Stearns concerning publications, publication revision, and shell collections; scrapbooks containing correspondence, memoranda, labels, and cards collected while Stearns was an Assistant Curator; specimen labels donated to the USNM; handwritten and printed drafts for articles, including a preliminary report on the fossils at San Diego, and the original drawings and draft for Anodontas of the West Coast; and autobiographical materials.
Historical Note:
Robert Edwards Carter Stearns (1827-1909) was a public figure of some prominence whose careers included mining, publishing, and the natural sciences. A lover of nature since childhood, Stearns concentrated on conchology, mostly mollusks of the West Coast. Stearns was a researcher for the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, 1882-1884; an Assistant Curator, Department of Mollusks, United States National Museum (USNM); and a Paleontologist for the United States Geological Survey, 1884-1892.
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Mining engineering  Search this
Mollusks  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scientific illustrations
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Identifier:
Record Unit 7077
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru7077

Correspondence, 1884-1909.

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Identifier:
Record Unit 7077, Series 1
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e222

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e233

Folder 1 A - Be

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e241

Folder 2 William Greene Binney, 1884-1886

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e253

Folder 3 Br - E

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e265

Folder 4 G

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e277

Folder 5 H

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e290

Folder 6 I - O

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e302

Folder 7 P - R

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e314

Folder 8 S - W

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e326

Scrapbooks, 1879-circa 1892.

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Identifier:
Record Unit 7077, Series 2
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e340

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e351

Folder 9 Scrapbook, 1879-1884

Collection Creator::
Stearns, Robert E. C. (Robert Edwards Carter), 1827-1909  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7077, Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
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Robert Edwards Carter Stearns Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7077-refidd1e359

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