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Richard O. Marsh collection, 1923-1994, bulk 1923-1925

Creator:
Marsh, Richard O (Richard Oglesby) 1883-1953  Search this
Correspondent:
Marsh, Richard O (Richard Oglesby) 1883-1953  Search this
Marsh, Helen Louise Cleveland  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Richard O (Richard Oglesby) 1883-1953  Search this
Marsh-Darien Expedition, 1924  Search this
Physical description:
4 linear feet (7 boxes)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Darien (Panama : Province)
Date:
1923
1923-1994
bulk 1923-1925
Topic:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_95193

C.L. Stong Papers

Author:
Stong, C.L., 1902-1975 (electrical engineer)  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
12.6 Cubic feet (38 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1952-1976
Scope and Contents:
These papers are the files of the editor of "The Amateur Scientist" section of the Scientific American from 1952 to 1975. They are arranged chronologically by date of article. The feature was started in 1952 as an expansion of "The Amateur Astronomer" section of the periodical. The papers include files of Stong's predecessor and files for articles prepared but not published before his death. The files contain correspondence with authors and readers, original illustrations, and reprints of articles.
Arrangement:
Divided into 69 series, including: (1) Aerodynamics; (2) Analogue; (3) Antibubbles; (4) Antitwister; (5) Archeology; (6) Astronomical Instruments other than telescopes & photographs; (7) Birds; (8) Cavendish; (9) Clocks; (10) Collagen; (11) Color; (12) Cooling; (13) Coriolis; (14) Crystals; (15) Differentials; (16) Electrical Discharge; (17) Electrochemistry; (18) Electronics; (19) Electrostatics; (20) Experiments; (21) Fish; (22) Gibberellins; (23) Glass; (24) Gravitation; (25) Hall effect; (26) Hekeshaw; (27) Hilsch; (28) Holograms; (29) Hydrophone; (39) Interferometer; (31) Isotension; (32) Laser; (33) Liesegang; (34) Liquids; (35) Magnetics; (36) Mathematical Machines; (37) Mead; (38) Meteorology; (39) Micron; (40) Microscopy; etc.
Biographical / Historical:
C. L. Stong (1902-1975), an electrical engineer with the Western Electric Company from 1926 to 1962, became editor of "The Amateur Scientist" feature of the Scientific American in 1957 and held that position until his death.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Mildred Stong, 1976.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Occupation:
Ornithologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Topic:
Paleontologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Mathematicians -- 1950-1980  Search this
Meteorologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Mineralogists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Musicians -- 1950-2000  Search this
Astronomers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Biologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Botanists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Ichthyologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Photographers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Publishing, scientific  Search this
Electrical engineers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Aerodynamics -- 1950-1980  Search this
Science -- 1950-1980  Search this
Zoologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Archeologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Physicists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Citation:
C. L. Stong Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0012
See more items in:
C.L. Stong Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0012
Online Media:

Agency history, 1912-c.1991

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Grasses  Search this
Subject:
Swallen, Jason R (Jason Richard) 1903-1991  Search this
Peterson, Paul M  Search this
Soderstrom, Thomas R  Search this
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963  Search this
Sohn, Ernest R  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1912
1912-1991
1912-c1991
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Grasses  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00062
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217952

Neal Griffith Smith Papers, circa 1925-1995

Extent:
16 field books
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record type:
Collection record
Place:
Panama
Barro Colorado
Date Range:
1925-1995
Topic:
Aves  Search this
Animalia  Search this
Birds  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 17-057
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 associated with this collector:
Smith, Neal Griffith, 1937-
See more records from this field book collection:
Neal Griffith Smith Papers, circa 1925-1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_coll_NCDC680

[Trade catalogs from Clontech Laboratories, Inc.]

Company Name:
Clontech Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Tools for the molecular biologist ; genetically pioneered products ; research tools ; "Clontech Press" providing scientific books in the Life Sciences from a number of different publishers ; Chroma Spin Columns ; Advantage PCR Reagents ; "CLONTECHniques" (January 1995)
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
78 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Palo Alto, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Biochemical engineering  Search this
Biotechnology  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_11799
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_11799

Indian Science for Indian Tigers?: Conservation Biology and the Question of Cultural Values

Author:
Lewis, Michael L. 1971-  Search this
Subject:
Ali, Sálim 1896-1987  Search this
Ranjitsinh, M. K. 1938-  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)  Search this
National Tiger Conservation Authority (India)  Search this
Project Tiger  Search this
Bombay Natural History Society  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 22; Page numbers: 185-207
Place:
Barro Colorado Island (Panama)
India
Date:
2005
Topic:
Ecology  Search this
Conservation biology  Search this
Biological diversity  Search this
Cold War  Search this
Tigers  Search this
Wildlife management  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14382

American tropics : the Caribbean roots of biodiversity science / Megan Raby

Author:
Raby, Megan  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 319 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Caribbean Area
Date:
2017
20th century
1897-1901
Topic:
Biodiversity--History  Search this
Biology--Fieldwork--History  Search this
Biology--Fieldwork--Political aspects  Search this
Foreign relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1086771

From Bauhaus to ecohouse : a history of ecological design / Peder Anker

Author:
Anker, Peder  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2010
©2010
20th century
Topic:
Architecture--Environmental aspects  Search this
Architecture and science--History  Search this
Architecture, Modern  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082618

When the girls came out to play : the birth of American sportswear / Patricia Campbell Warner

Author:
Warner, Patricia Campbell 1936-  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
20th century
Topic:
Sport clothes for women--History  Search this
Sports for women--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_805511

The snow leopard / by Peter Matthiessen

Author:
Matthiessen, Peter  Search this
Physical description:
348 p., [2] leaves of plates : maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Himalaya Mountains
United States
Date:
1978
20th century
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Biologists  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_704066

The Outer shores / edited by Joel W. Hedgpeth

Author:
Hedgpeth, Joel W (Joel Walker) 1911-2006  Search this
Ricketts, Edward Flanders 1897-1948  Search this
Steinbeck, John 1902-1968  Search this
Subject:
Steinbeck, John 1902-1968 Friends and associates  Search this
Ricketts, Edward Flanders 1897-1948  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Pacific Coast (North America)
Date:
1978
C1978-
20th century
Topic:
Novelists, American  Search this
Marine biologists--Biography  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
PS3537.T3234 Z783X
PS3537.T3234Z783X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_122033

Danish review of game biology

Author:
Vildtbiologisk station (Kalø, Denmark)  Search this
Jagtfondets vildtbiologiske undersøgelser (Denmark)  Search this
Jagtraadets vildtbiologiske undersøgelser (Denmark)  Search this
Danmarks miljøundersøgelser Afdeling for kystzoneøkologi  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill., maps ; 25-27 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Denmark
Date:
1945
2002
1945-2002
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Game and game-birds  Search this
Call number:
QL1 .D3Z
QL1.D3Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_189846

Billion-dollar fish : the untold story of Alaska pollock / Kevin M. Bailey

Author:
Bailey, Kevin McLean  Search this
Physical description:
x, 271 pages, 20 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2013
20th century
Topic:
Pollock fisheries--History  Search this
Walleye pollock--Effect of fishing on  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004390

Faust in Copenhagen : a struggle for the soul of physics / Gino Segrè

Author:
Segrè, Gino  Search this
Physical description:
x, 310 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2007
20th century
Topic:
Physicists--Psychology  Search this
Physicists--Intellectual life  Search this
Quantum theory--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902396

Choosing selection : the revival of natural selection in Anglo-American evolutionary biology, 1930-1970 / Stephen G. Brush

Author:
Brush, Stephen G  Search this
Physical description:
183 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
United States
Date:
2009
20th century
Topic:
Natural selection--Research--History  Search this
Biologists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_945445

G. Evelyn Hutchinson and the invention of modern ecology / Nancy G. Slack ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson

Author:
Slack, Nancy G  Search this
Subject:
Hutchinson, G. Evelyn (George Evelyn) 1903-1991  Search this
Hutchinson, G. Evelyn (George Evelyn) 1903-1991 Influence  Search this
Hutchinson, G. Evelyn (George Evelyn) 1903-1991 Friends and associates  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 457 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
England
Date:
2010
C2010
20th century
Topic:
Ecologists  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Ecology--History  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Scholars  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_970501

Evolutionary restraints : the contentious history of group selection / Mark E. Borrello

Author:
Borrello, Mark E  Search this
Subject:
Wynne-Edwards, Vero Copner  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 215 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2010
20th century
Topic:
Group selection (Evolution)--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_972677

[Trade catalogs from Scientific & Educational Software]

Company Name:
Scientific & Educational Software  Search this
Notes content:
software for molecular biologists
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
State Line, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Topic:
Computers  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_17842
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_17842

[Trade catalogs from BioTech Net]

Company Name:
BioTech Net  Search this
Related companies:
Eaton Publishing  Search this
Notes content:
On-line interactive network of research biologists. E-mail services, software, job listings, on-line products, comment forum, etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Natick, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Biochemical engineering  Search this
Biotechnology  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_7747
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7747

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