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Mimeographed letter to Senator Elmer Thomas

Creator:
Collier, John, 1884-1968  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Names:
United States. Senate Subcommittee on Indian Investigation  Search this
Collection Collector:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July 1, 1943
Scope and Contents:
Transmitting "The June 11 Report of the Senate Sub-Committee on Indian Investigation: A Statement by Commissioner John Collier of the United States Indian Service, "June 30, 1943 and mimeographed letter of Harold L. Ickes to Thomas regarding the subcommittee report, July 6, 1943.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4372(19)
Topic:
Federal-Indian relations  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4372, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4372 Miscellaneous material relating to the history of the Bureau of American Ethnology, the history of anthropology, and anthropological controversies
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4372-ref25

[Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial (series), #142 : cellulose acetate photonegative,]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (film manufacturer)  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 3-1/4" x 4-1/4"..)
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
April 9, 1939
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes talking with two other men. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint.
General:
No corresponding contact print located.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Concerts  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
African American singers -- 1930-1940  Search this
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and white negatives Part 1 / Anderson, Marian
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref27336

[Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial: series, #129 : cellulose acetate photonegative,]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 4" x 5"..)
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
April 9, 1939
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. Anderson, seated between Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes and unidentified man. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
General:
Notes on original envelope: "#9 / 1-8-1/2 x 7". Negative box C. No proof print located.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Civil rights  Search this
Concerts  Search this
African American singers -- 1930-1940  Search this
Memorials  Search this
Singers -- 1930-1950  Search this
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and white negatives Part 1 / Anderson, Marian
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref27341

[Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial: series, #139 : cellulose acetate photonegative,]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 3-1/4" x 4-1/4".)
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
April 9, 1939
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. Anderson, seated at Lincoln Memorial, talking to Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes. Asst. Secretary Oscar Chapman is seated at the right. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
General:
Notes on original enclosure: "#9 / 1-8-1/2 x 7 / contact proof". Negative Box C. Image shown on contact proof sheet, with identification on verso (8 x 10 in., 4 negatives) in Box 81.
Exhibitions Note:
Reproduction print exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise," NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30 - November 15, 2009; image reproduced in exhibit's companion book.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Civil rights  Search this
Concerts  Search this
African American singers -- 1930-1940  Search this
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and white negatives Part 1 / Anderson, Marian
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref27348

Secretary Ickes, Secretary [?] McNutt, Mrs. Roosevelt, Dr. T.E. Jones [standing in front of American flag] [black-and-white photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Agfa (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
McNutt, Paul V., 1891-1955  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 77
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Scope and Contents:
No ink on negative. "Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint. Unnumbered.
Biographical / Historical:
Ickes was Secretary of the Interior, 1933-1946. Paul V. McNutt, former governor of Indiana, held positions in the Roosevelt administration.
General:
McNutt, whose name was originally misspelled in this record, was identified by Jane Freundel Levey, 10 Aug. 2015.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Flags -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref2622
Online Media:

Howard University Founder's Day, with Secretary of the Interior, Harold Ickes, speaking [acetate film photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Names:
Howard University  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 36
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1930s
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1940 -- Washington (D.C.).  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref851
Online Media:

To Achieve These Rights Exhibition Display 3: Clips of Marian Anderson's Lincoln Memorial concert

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
National Broadcasting Company  Search this
Howard University  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Daughters of the American Revolution  Search this
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (cartridge, 1/4 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Narration
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1992
Scope and Contents:
Clips of Marian Anderson's outdoor concert on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on April 9, 1939. Howard L. Ickes introduced Marian Anderson's performance. Narration between clips of radio broadcast provides context for historical event, including its significance in sparking D.C.'s modern civil rights movements.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American singers  Search this
Singers  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Civil rights movements  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Civil rights leaders  Search this
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Narration
Collection Citation:
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-033, Item ACMA AV003343
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To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records / Series 2: AudioVisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-033-ref507

Robert Brackman papers

Creator:
Brackman, Robert, 1898-  Search this
Names:
Bates, Kenneth F. (Kenneth Francis), 1904-  Search this
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989  Search this
Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968  Search this
Hartford, Huntington, 1911-2008  Search this
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952  Search this
Philipp, Robert, 1895-1981  Search this
Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1839-1937  Search this
Selznick, David O., 1902-1965  Search this
Vaughan, Malcolm, 1896-1962  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Date:
1931-1978
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs, writings, scrapbooks, sketchbooks, awards and printed material.
REEL D295: Correspondence with buyers, museum curators, and students, and with Irving Berlin, George A. Dondero, Robert Philipp, and Malcolm Vaughan; drafts of articles; scrapbooks; photographs of Brackman's paintings; clippings; and other publications.
REELS 2339-2340: Biographical data, with typescript of Kristin Smith's 1968 unpublished essay on Brackman; correspondence, including letters from Irving Berlin, Huntington Hartford, Harold L. Ickes, Robert Philipp, John D. Rockefeller, David O. Selznick, and others; printed material, including newspaper clippings, magazine articles, reproductions, exhibition catalogs, and announcements; awards; 2 scrapbooks, 1930-1952; and 8 undated sketchbooks.
REEL 2380: Photographs, including personal photographs of Brackman, his friends, his students; of Herbert Turner, his home, his school, and studio; and photographs of Brackman's works of art.
UNMICROFILMED: Writings by Brackman for his lectures; typescripts and a copy of BRACKMAN: HIS ART AND TEACHING by Kenneth Bates; and printed material including newspaper clippings, by-laws for the "Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts Manufacturers and Commerce," London, and the "Royal Society of Arts," London, and a 1957 edition of the journal, THE ARTIST.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter and educator; New York, N.Y. Born in Russia. Studied at Francisco Ferrer School, with Robert Henri, and with George Bellows. Came to United States in 1908. Taught at the Art Students League. Died 1980.
Provenance:
Material on reel D295 lent 1966 by Robert Brackman. Portions of this material were subsequently given by Brackman's widow, Frances, with her gift of all other materials, 1981. Twenty-seven personal photographs from reel 2380 were returned to Frances Brackman at her request.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.bracrobe
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bracrobe

William Henry Jackson (left) and Harold LeClair Ickes (right)

Subject:
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
United States Department of the Interior  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
West (U.S.)
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Artists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4332]
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
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395707

Handbook of Federal Indian law : with reference tables and index / by Felix S. Cohen ; foreword by Harold L. Ickes ; introduction by Nathan R. Margold

Author:
Cohen, Felix S. 1907-1953  Search this
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Margold, Nathan R  Search this
United States Department of the Interior Office of the Solicitor  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 662 p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Treaties
Date:
1988
1942
Topic:
Legal status, laws, etc  Search this
Call number:
KF8205 .C6 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_711431

Righteous pilgrim : the life and times of Harold L. Ickes, 1874-1952 / T.H. Watkins

Author:
Watkins, T. H (Tom H.) 1936-  Search this
Subject:
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 1010 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
C1990
1933-1945
Topic:
Statesmen  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
CT275.I17 W33 1990
CT275.I17W33 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403430

Fightin o̓il, by Harold L. Ickes ... Chapter heading sketches by Clare B. Metzger

Author:
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Physical description:
x p., 1 l., 174 p., 1 l. illus. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1943
Topic:
Petroleum industry and trade  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Call number:
HD9566.I25X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_206604

Harold Ickes of the New Deal : his private life and public career / Graham White and John Maze

Author:
White, Graham J  Search this
Maze, J. R  Search this
Subject:
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Physical description:
263 p. : port. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1985
1933-1945
Topic:
Statesmen  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
CT275.I17 W5
CT275.I17W5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_251603

Harold L. Ickes : the aggressive progressive, 1874-1933 / Linda J. Lear

Author:
Lear, Linda J. 1940-  Search this
Subject:
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 452 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1981
1865-1933
Topic:
Progressivism (United States politics)  Search this
Statesmen  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
CT275.I17 L4
CT275.I17L4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_145463

A collection of signed autograph letters to either Akeley or his wife Mary, from numerous public figures

Author:
Akeley, Carl Ethan 1864-1926  Search this
Eastman, George 1854-1932  Search this
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe) 1878-1966  Search this
Seton, Ernest Thompson 1860-1946  Search this
Lodge, Henry Cabot 1850-1924  Search this
Thomas, Lowell 1892-1981  Search this
Ford, Edsel 1893-1943  Search this
Ickes, Harold L (Harold LeClair) 1874-1952  Search this
Pinchot, Gifford 1865-1946  Search this
Garland, Hamlin 1860-1940  Search this
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur 1879-1962  Search this
Hamilton-Stevenson, Robert 1867-1946  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
32 items (34 sheets) ; 5 x 3 in. - 8.5 x 11 in
Type:
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Autographs
Place:
Africa
Date:
1919
1919-1940
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
M001h
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1042941

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