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International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature at IUBS, Ottawa, 1982

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-146, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates, Correspondence
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Correspondence
Correspondence / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa03-146-refidd1e288

Folder 4 Bangalore Trip - International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, 1976

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Container:
Box 5 of 9
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-194, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Correspondence
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Correspondence
Correspondence / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa07-194-refidd1e3823

Folder 7 International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN)

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Container:
Box 5 of 9
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-194, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Correspondence
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Correspondence
Correspondence / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa07-194-refidd1e3857

Professional Activity Files

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Newsletters
Date:
1989-1999
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities and official travel of the Director of the Smithsonian Institution's Biodiversity Program, Don E. Wilson, 1990-2000. The bulk of the material relates to Wilson's participation in meetings regarding bat research. Records created prior to 1990 were created and transferred by Wilson upon his assumption of the Directorship. Materials include meeting and conference materials, reports, brochures, correspondence, agendas, minutes, and newsletters.

Professional organizations mentioned in these records include: the International Theriological Congress, the American Society of Mammalogists, the Colorado Bat Society, the Society for Conservation Biology, the Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States, the American Association for Zoological Nomenclature, the Biological Society of Washington, the North American Symposium on Bat Research, the Association for Tropical Biology, the Association of Systematics Collections, the American Institute of Biological Sciences, the Species Survival Commission, the Bat Conservation Trust, and the Washington Biologists' Field Club.
Topic:
Professional associations  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Vertebrates  Search this
Bats  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Pamphlets
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-063, National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program, Professional Activity Files
Identifier:
Accession 01-063
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Professional Activity Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa01-063

Paul Manship interview, 1956 Oct. 9-31

Creator:
Manship, Paul Howard, 1885-1966  Search this
Columbia University  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11531
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214626
AAA_collcode_manspaul2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214626

Description de l'Égypte, ou, Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'éxpédition de l'armée française / publié par les ordres de Sa Majesté l'empereur Napoléon le Grand

Title:
Description de l'Égypte
Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'éxpédition de l'armée française
Author:
France Commission des sciences et arts d'Egypte  Search this
Napoleon I Emperor of the French 1769-1821  Search this
Jomard M (Edme-François) 1777-1862  Search this
Fourier, Jean Baptiste Joseph baron 1768-1830  Search this
Jollois, Jean Baptiste Prosper 1776-1842  Search this
Monge, Gaspard 1746-1818  Search this
Jacotin, Pierre 1765-1827  Search this
Villoteau, Guillaume André 1759-1839  Search this
France Commission des sciences et arts d'Egypte  Search this
Institut d'Egypte (1798-1801)  Search this
France Armée Armée d'Orient (1798-1801)  Search this
Engraver:
Blondeau, Alexandre  Search this
Tresca, Salvadore 1750?-1815  Search this
Former owner:
Hoogstraal, Harry 1917-1986 DSI  Search this
United States Department of State DSI  Search this
Rocky Mountain Laboratory DSI  Search this
Annotator:
Hoogstraal, Harry 1917-1986 DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Kainen, Jacob DSI  Search this
Associated name:
Clattenburg, A. E (Albert E.) DSI  Search this
Stoenner, Herbert DSI  Search this
Binder:
Wachter, V. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
19 volumes in 27 : illustrations (engravings), (some color, some folded), maps, music, plans, portraits ; 39-110 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Pictorial works
Place:
Egypt
Date:
1809
1828
1809-1822 [i.e.1828]
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Music  Search this
Call number:
DT46 .F815
DT46.F815
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_90094

The Washington Map of the United States

Commissioned by:
United States Naval Observatory, American, founded 1930  Search this
Created by:
Robert Pearsall Smith, American, 1827 - 1898  Search this
Published by:
S. Taintor & Co., American  Search this
Medium:
wood with ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 70 x 74 1/4 in. (177.8 x 188.6 cm)
Type:
historical maps
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Rachel Larner Jones
Object number:
2013.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a9aa0568-57f8-4f16-964d-20571aefa7d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.54

Histoire abregée des insectes : qui se trouvent aux environs de Paris : dans laquelle ces animaux sont rangés suivant un ordre méthodique ..

Title:
Histoire des insectes
Author:
Geoffroy M (Etienne-Louis) 1725?-1810  Search this
Engraver:
Prévost, Benoît Louis approximately 1735-1804?  Search this
Defehrt, A. J.  Search this
Wood-engraver:
Papillon, Jean-Michel 1698-1776  Search this
Printer:
Chardon, Jean-François-Louis 1739?-approximately 1795  Search this
Former owner:
Drake, Carl J (Carl John) 1885-1965 DSI  Search this
Castelnau, Francis comte de 1812-1880 DSI  Search this
Sabrosky, Curtis W (Curtis Williams) 1910- DSI  Search this
Portland Society of Natural History (Me.) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v., [1], XXII folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm. (4to)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Classification
Place:
France
Paris
Date:
1762
Topic:
Insects  Search this
Call number:
QL463 .G34 1762
QL463.G34 1762
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_436094

A nomenclature of colors for naturalists : and compendium of useful knowledge for ornithologists / by Robert Ridgway ; with ten colored plates and seven plates of outline illustrations

Author:
Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929  Search this
Former owner:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896 DSI  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916 DSI  Search this
Miller, Gerrit S (Gerrit Smith) 1869-1956 DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
129 p., XVII leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Terminology
Date:
1886
Topic:
Birds--Color  Search this
Birds--Anatomy  Search this
Ornithology--Terminology  Search this
Color  Search this
Zoological specimens  Search this
Call number:
QL767 .R54 1886
QL45 .R54 1886
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_272608

Reports of the Commissioners on the Zoological Survey of the state

Author:
Massachusetts Zoological and Botanical Survey  Search this
Gould, Augustus A (Augustus Addison) 1805-1866  Search this
Harris, Thaddeus William 1795-1856  Search this
Emerson, George B (George Barrell) 1797-1881  Search this
Storer, David Humphreys 1804-1891  Search this
Peabody, William Bourn Oliver 1799-1847  Search this
Emmons, Ebenezer 1799-1863  Search this
Former owner:
Jackson, Charles T (Charles Thomas) 1805-1880 DSI  Search this
Associated name:
Gould, Augustus A (Augustus Addison) 1805-1866 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
107 pages ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Massachusetts
Date:
1838
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Birds  Search this
Ichthyology  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Call number:
QL183 .M36 1838
QL183.A1 1838
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_36552

Great Auk Skeleton Mounted for Exhibit

Creator:
United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Lucas, Frederic A (Frederic Augustus) 1852-1929  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Comparative Anatomy  Search this
Physical description:
10 x 8;
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Funk Island
Newfoundland
Date:
1888
Topic:
Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation  Search this
Zoological models  Search this
Extinct birds  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-4284]
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_390394

Skeletal Remains of Great Auk in Soil from Funk Island

Creator:
United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Lucas, Frederic A (Frederic Augustus) 1852-1929  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Comparative Anatomy  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Funk Island
Newfoundland
Date:
1888
Topic:
Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation  Search this
Extinct birds  Search this
Skeleton  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-4285]
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_390395

Professional Activity Files, 1967-1999

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of the Registrar  Search this
Uniform title:
International Zoo Yearbook  Search this
Subject:
Block, Judith  Search this
Association of Zoo Registrars  Search this
Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1967
1967-1999
Topic:
Zoos--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 02-241
See more items in:
Professional Activity Files 1967-1999 [National Zoological Park (U.S.) Office of the Registrar]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_247108

Charles Branch Wilson Papers, 1881-1941 and undated

Creator:
Wilson, Charles Branch 1861-1941  Search this
Subject:
Wilson, Charles Branch 1861-1941  Search this
Johns Hopkins University  Search this
Colby College  Search this
b University of Southern Maine  Search this
Westfield Normal School  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution  Search this
United States Bureau of Fisheries  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Carnegie Institution of Washington  Search this
Physical description:
6.34 cu. ft. (6 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (4 16x20 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Place:
Port Antonio (Jamaica)
Date:
1881
1881-1941
1881-1941 and undated
Topic:
Invertebrate zoology  Search this
Oceanography  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007235
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217392

Mary Jane Rathbun Papers, 1886-1938 and undated

Creator:
Rathbun, Mary Jane 1860-1943  Search this
Subject:
Rathbun, Mary Jane 1860-1943  Search this
Rathbun, Richard 1852-1918  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Marine Invertebrates  Search this
University of Pittsburgh  Search this
George Washington University  Search this
Physical description:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Picture postcards
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1886
1886-1938
1886-1938 and undated
Topic:
Invertebrate zoology  Search this
Carcinologists  Search this
Carcinology  Search this
Crustacea  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007256
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217413

Oral history interviews with Curtis W. Sabrosky 1988

Interviewee:
Sabrosky, Curtis W (Curtis Williams) 1910-  Search this
Creator:
Henson, Pamela M  Search this
Subject:
Sabrosky, Curtis W (Curtis Williams) 1910-  Search this
Bradley, J. Chester (James Chester) 1884-1975  Search this
Brown, Roland W (Roland Wilbur) 1893-1961  Search this
Muesebeck, Carl F. W (Carl Frederick William) 1894-  Search this
Clarke, J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) 1905-1990  Search this
Systematic Entomology Laboratory (U.S.)  Search this
International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Entomology  Search this
United States Bureau of Entomology  Search this
Physical description:
5 audiotapes (Reference copies)
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Classification
Audiotapes
Oral history
Place:
United States
Date:
1988
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Biology  Search this
Records of meetings, organizations, and professional societies  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009583
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217751

Records, 1925-1949

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Uniform title:
North American Wildflowers  Search this
Smithsonian scientific series  Search this
World is yours (Radio program)  Search this
Subject:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973  Search this
Goddard, Robert Hutchings 1882-1945  Search this
Mellon, Andrew W (Andrew William) 1855-1937  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Saarinen, Eliel 1873-1950  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Wright, Orville 1871-1948  Search this
Wright, Wilbur 1867-1912  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Radiation and Organisms Division  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Carnegie Institution of Washington  Search this
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)  Search this
National Geographic Society (U.S.)  Search this
River Basin Surveys  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Tamblyn and Brown Conferences  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
National Air Museum (U.S.)  Search this
United States Canal Zone Biological Area, Barro Colorado Island  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
United States Works Progress Administration  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition to the Puerto Rican Trench, 1933  Search this
Conference on the Future of Smithsonian (1927)  Search this
Eighth American Scientific Congress (1940: Washington, D. C.)  Search this
Physical description:
78.75 cu. ft. (65 record storage boxes) (1 half document box) (90 3x5 boxes) (oversize materials)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Drawings
Date:
1925
1925-1949
1929
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Depressions  Search this
Langley Medal  Search this
Radiation  Search this
Climatology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000046
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Administrative Records 1835-2016 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Budget Records 1892-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence 1863-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Governmental Relations Records 1907-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence Registers 1860-1949 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Expedition History 1937 [National Geographic Society-Smithsonian Institution Expedition to Collect Living Wild Animals and Birds (1937)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216656

Records, 1887-1966

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank 1841-1918  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Living Animals  Search this
National Zoological Park Commission (U.S.)  Search this
United States Government Printing Office  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Animal Department  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Smithsonian-Chrysler Expedition to East Africa (1926)  Search this
Smithsonian-Firestone Expedition to Liberia (1940)  Search this
Pan-American Exposition (1901 : Buffalo, N.Y.)  Search this
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)  Search this
Physical description:
147 cu. ft. (288 document boxes) (1 tall document box) (4 bound volumes) (71 microfilm reels)
Type:
Maps
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Serials (publications)
Drawings
Clippings
Books
Manuscripts
Scrapbooks
Sketches
Pamphlets
Diaries
Plates (illustrations)
Letterpress copybooks
Picture postcards
Architectural drawings
Date:
1887
1887-1966
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Zoo directors  Search this
Zoo exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000074
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Diaries, Ledgers, Memoranda, and Memo Books 1895-1931 and undated [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
National Zoological Park Commission Records 1889-1891 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Congressional Document Files 1888-1905 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Correspondence and Letter Registers 1887-1965 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Animal Voucher Book 1905-1918 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Voucher Abstracts 1905-1927 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Requisitions 1904-1942, 1960-1966 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Payroll, Time, and Attendance Records 1890-1921, 1927-1932 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Scrapbooks 1887-1931 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Specimen Identification Sketches, Drawings, and Plates c. 1890-1918 [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Animal Records 1890-1988 and undated [National Zoological Park (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216681

Egg Membrane (Great Auk?)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
10 x 8;
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Funk Island
Newfoundland
Date:
1888
Topic:
Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation  Search this
Extinct birds  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-4286]
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_390396

Correspondence, 1911-1914

Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 75 Folder 21
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Correspondence
Place:
Alaska
Baja California
Chignik Bay
San Francisco Bay
California
United States
Date Range:
1911-1914
Start Date:
1911
End Date:
1914
Topic:
Crustacea  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007231
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:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
See more records associated with this person:
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI1114
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