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Portrait of Dr. Ursula Marvin in Antarctic Gear

Creator:
Hanson, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 4;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Antarctica
Polar regions
Date:
1978
December 1978
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Geology  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Women  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [96-1022]
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 Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398077

Albert Paddock Crary (1911-1987)

Subject:
Crary, Albert P (Albert Paddock) 1911-1987  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1959
Topic:
Geophysics  Search this
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0690]
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_296768

Albert Paddock Crary (1911-1987)

Subject:
Crary, Albert P (Albert Paddock) 1911-1987  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Antarctica
South Pole
Topic:
Geophysics  Search this
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0691]
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_296769

Richard Evelyn Byrd (1888-1957)

Creator:
General Electric Company  Search this
Subject:
Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Antarctica
Arctic regions
Date:
1939
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0627]
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_291007

Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition : during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 / by Charles Wilkes ; in five volumes, and an atlas

Author:
Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877  Search this
Subject:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Physical description:
5 v. : ill., maps, plans, ports. ; 34 cm. + 1 atlas (5 folded leaves of plates : 5 maps ; 34 cm.)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Oceania
South America
Hawaii
Oregon
Antarctica
Date:
1845
1845, c1844
Topic:
Voyages around the world  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
Q115 .W68 1845b
Q115.W68 1845b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_437581
Online Media:

Website Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Electronic records
Place:
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- American
Date:
2017
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Antarctic Meteorite Program section of the Department of Mineral Sciences website as it existed on February 16, 2017. The program is a cooperative agreement between the National Science Foundation, United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the Smithsonian Institution which provides for the collection, curation, distribution, and long-term storage of meteorites recovered during annual United States expeditions to Antarctica. The website section includes information about various aspects of the program. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-344, National Museum of Natural History, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-344
See more items in:
Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-344
Online Media:

Ursula Marvin

Author:
Hanson, Charles  Search this
Subject:
Marvin, Ursula B  Search this
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics  Search this
Harvard College Observatory  Search this
National Science Foundation  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
Place:
Antarctica
Polar regions
Date:
December 1978
Topic:
Women  Search this
Geology  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Meteoritics  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Standard number:
96-1022
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8355

United States efforts in the subantarctic and Antarctica, 1790-1964

Author:
Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center Antarctic Records Program  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) ; 22 x 36 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1965
[1965?]
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Call number:
G872.A5 U64 1965a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810393

Deep freeze : the United States, the International Geophysical Year, and the origins of Antarctica's age of science / Dian Olson Belanger

Author:
Belanger, Dian Olson 1941-  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy Task Force 43 History  Search this
Physical description:
xxix, 494 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
2006
C2006
Topic:
International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_827291

My flight across Antarctica / by Lincoln Ellsworth

Author:
Ellsworth, Lincoln 1880-1951  Search this
Physical description:
p. [1]-36 : ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1936
1936]
Topic:
Aeronautics--Flights  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Aerial exploration  Search this
Call number:
G585.E6 M95 1936
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_766529

Where hell freezes over : a story of amazing bravery and survival / David A. Kearns

Author:
Kearns, David A  Search this
Subject:
Byrd Antarctic Expedition (4th : 1946-1947)  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 286 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
2005
Topic:
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc  Search this
Aircraft accidents  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_785115

The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition / Caroline Alexander ; in association with the American Museum of Natural History

Title:
Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
Author:
Alexander, Caroline 1956-  Search this
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
Subject:
Shackleton, Ernest Henry Sir 1874-1922 Travel  Search this
Endurance (Ship)  Search this
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)  Search this
Physical description:
211 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1999
1998
1999, c1998
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G850 1914 .S53 A44 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_556409

Little America : town at the end of the world / Paul A. Carter

Author:
Carter, Paul Allen 1926-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 301 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1979
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Call number:
G860 .C324X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_121224

Americans in Antarctica, 1775-1948 [by] Kenneth J. Bertrand

Author:
Bertrand, Kenneth John 1910-  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 554 p. illus. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
1971
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Call number:
G870 .B549
G870.B549
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_53450

Antarctica : a biography / David Day

Author:
Day, David 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 614 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
2013
C2013
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
History  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1026092

35 seasons of U.S. Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010) : a pictorial guide to the collection / Kevin Righter, Catherine M. Corrigan, Timothy J. McCoy, Ralph P. Harvey, editors

Title:
Thirty-five seasons of U.S. Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010)
35 seasons of United States Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010)
Contributor:
Righter, K (Kevin) 1965-  Search this
Corrigan, Catherine  Search this
Harvey, Ralph (Ralph P.)  Search this
McCoy, Tim (Timothy J.)  Search this
Issuing body:
American Geophysical Union  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 195 pages, 34 unnumbered pages, 80 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Antarctica
Transantarctic Mountains
United States
Date:
2015
Topic:
Meteorites  Search this
Meteorites--Collection and preservation  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1039583

Discovery : the story of the second Byrd Antarctic expedition / by Richard Evelyn Byrd ; introduction by Claude A. Swanson ; with illustrations and maps

Author:
Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957  Search this
Swanson, Claude Augustus 1862-1939  Search this
Subject:
Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957  Search this
Byrd Antarctic Expedition (2nd : 1933-1935)  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, [3], 405 p., [24] leaves of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Antarctica
Date:
1935
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
American  Search this
Call number:
G585.B8 A35 1935
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_997969

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