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Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird September 4, 1862

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 7 3/4w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Document
Photographic print
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 4, 1862
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Silver  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
African Americans  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0952
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12864
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, July 15, 1864

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 Color: Color ; Size: 7 7/8w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Papger
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
July 15, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0975 and SIA2011-0976 and SIA2011-0977 and SIA2011-0978
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12878
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, September 23, 1864

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 7 7/8w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 23, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
SI, early history, Management  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Draft  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
People with disabilities  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0981
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12880
Online Media:

Solomon G. Brown Hired as First African American Worker at the Smithsonian, 1852

Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Date:
1852
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Public speaking  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Scientific Illustrators  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14591

Portrait of Solomon G. Brown

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 5.5w x 8.25h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2015-002687
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14602

Petition to Board of Regents, 11/13/1869

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
November 13, 1869
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Wages  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011423a
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14614

Staff, International Exchange Service, 1891

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Berry, Ferdinand V  Search this
Boehmer, George H  Search this
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Winlock, William C  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1891
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Museums--Employees  Search this
Women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Fountaine, Mazie R  Search this
French, George C  Search this
Hardy, Edward Daniel  Search this
Hine, Oliver C  Search this
Parker, Henry A  Search this
Pollock, John S  Search this
Shoemaker, Coates Walton  Search this
Snider, George L  Search this
Tolson, Morsell A  Search this
Watkins, Thomas  Search this
Standard number:
77-15013
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8292

Staff, International Exchange Service, 1891

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Berry, Ferdinand V  Search this
Boehmer, George H  Search this
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Winlock, William C  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Sepia; Size: 6.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1891
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Museums--Employees  Search this
Women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Fountaine, Mazie R  Search this
French, George C  Search this
Hardy, Edward Daniel  Search this
Hine, Oliver C  Search this
Parker, Henry A  Search this
Pollock, John S  Search this
Shoemaker, Coates Walton  Search this
Snider, George L  Search this
Tolson, Morsell A  Search this
Watkins, Thomas  Search this
Standard number:
2003-19540
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10797

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, August 12, 1862

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Apparatus Room  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 5 Color: Color ; Size: 4 15/16w x 7 15/16h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
August 12, 1862
Topic:
Packing for shipment  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
SI, early history, Management  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0947 and SIA2011-0948 and SIA2011-0949 and SIA2011-0950 and SIA2011-0951
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12863
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, September 6, 1862

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Confederate States of America. Army  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 Color: Color ; Size: 7.75w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Object
Document
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 6, 1862
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Postal service  Search this
Railroads--Trains  Search this
Letter writing  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
African Americans  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0953 and SIA2011-0954
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12865
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, August 6, 1864

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 Color: Color ; Size: 7 7/8w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Document
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
August 6, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
SI, early history, Management  Search this
Wages  Search this
Industrial relations  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0979 and SIA2011-0980
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12879
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, August 15, 1866

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Baird, Mary Helen Churchill  Search this
Baird, Lucy Hunter  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 Color: Color ; Size: 5w x 8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
August 15, 1866
Topic:
Packages  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
SI, early history, Management  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0982 and SIA2011-0983
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12881
Online Media:

"Fifty Years To-day" Poem, 4 pages

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 Color: Color ; Size: 4 7/8w x 8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
June 1903
Topic:
Anniversaries  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Ceremonies  Search this
Event  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1120 (Title page), SIA2011-1121 (Poem-Page 1), SIA2011-1122 (Poem-Page 2), SIA2011-1123 (Poem-Page 3)
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12893

Solomon Brown Tribute with D. Evans, G. Lowe, C.E. Payne, D.B. Payne & C. Samper

Author:
Dorwin, Harold  Search this
Subject:
Samper, Cristián  Search this
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Evans, David L  Search this
Payne, Clara Ellis  Search this
Payne, Darryl Brandon  Search this
Lowe, Gail Sylvia  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 10.3w x 7.2h; Type of Image: Group; Exterior; Event; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Event
Exterior
Group
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
June 15, 2004
Topic:
Ceremonies  Search this
Event  Search this
Anniversaries  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Groundbreaking  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1198
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12933

"Smithsonian Honors a Black Pioneer" News Clipping

Author:
Trescott, Jacqueline  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Washington Post  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6w x 10h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Newspaper
Type:
Object
Newspaper photograph
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
June 16, 2004
Topic:
Anniversaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Newspapers  Search this
Groundbreaking  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Event  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1431
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright: The Washington Post
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12964

Letter from Solomon Brown to Spencer Baird, 09/22/1856

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x10h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
September 22, 1856
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011424a and SIA2016-011424b
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14613

Letter from Secretary Samuel P. Langley to Solomon Brown, 11/25/1892

Author:
S.P. Langley  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
November 25, 1892
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011467
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14615

Solomon G. Brown

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1891
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
SA-754 and SIA2007-0039
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5597

International Exchange Service, c. 1905

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Berry, Ferdinand V  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Date:
c. 1905
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Parker, Henry A  Search this
Standard number:
13324 or MAH-13324
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8189

International Exchange Service Staff

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Boehmer, George H  Search this
Winlock, William C  Search this
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Sepia; Size: 6 3/4 w x 5 1/4h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1891
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Snider, George L  Search this
Pollock, John S  Search this
Fountaine, Mazie R  Search this
Watkins, Thomas  Search this
Hardy, Edward Daniel  Search this
Parker, Henry A  Search this
Shoemaker, Coates Walton  Search this
French, George C  Search this
Hine, Oliver C  Search this
Berry, Ferdinand V  Search this
Tolson, Morsell A  Search this
Standard number:
85-16318 or 82-3382 or 77-15014
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9225

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