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Archeological investigations in British Guiana, South America,

Author:
Meggers, Betty J.  Search this
Evans, Clifford  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1960
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_89928

First Flight Cristobal-British Guiana 1931 cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone C3
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Overall: 9.2 x 16.5cm (3 5/8 x 6 1/2in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
February 12, 1931
Topic:
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.233749.12
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81192f92d-fb6a-44e2-8b2f-7fc82ac79f9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.233749.12

Grasses of British Guiana. By A. S. Hitchcock

Author:
Hitchcock, A. S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1922
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_115334

Rare ponerine genera in Panama and British Guiana (Hym.: Formicidae)

Author:
Weber, Neal A.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1940
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_116529
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Carved calabash (Crescentia Cujeta) from British Guiana, ca. 1885

Physical Description:
gourd (overall material)
carved (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 3 5/8 in x 11 7/8 in x 10 in; 9.2075 cm x 30.1625 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
calabashes, batch of
calabash
Place made:
Guyana
Date made:
ca. 1885
Credit Line:
Gift of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, England
ID Number:
TE.T00650
Catalog number:
T650
Accession number:
16188
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Fibers & Economic Botany
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-7d07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1876402

Miami, Florida (USA) to Georgetown (British Guiana) [Guyana]

Collection Creator:
Rowe, Basil Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 109 (Shared), Folder 3, Item 7
Type:
Archival materials
Ephemera
Date:
September 12, 1929
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Basil Lee Rowe First Day Air Mail Covers, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0487, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Basil Lee Rowe First Day Covers
Basil Lee Rowe First Day Covers / First Day Covers, 1929
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg24364943d-616f-49e4-bfea-c77c0aa077eb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0487-ref18

Folder 26 British Guiana, 1931. See also photograph albums, Box 21.

Container:
Box 18 of 27
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7293, William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann Papers
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William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann Papers
William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann Papers / Series 10: Group Photographs. / Box 18
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7293-refidd1e5205
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Folder 1 Volume 1 #587-#778; #1316A-#1448A. A. S. Hitchcock: British Guiana, 1919-1920; Washington, D.C., including SI and Rock Creek Park; Cuba; Colorado and Wyoming, 1918.

Container:
Box 19 of 22
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 229, United States National Museum. Division of Grasses, Records
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Records
Records / Series 5: MARY AGNES CHASE AND ALBERT SPEAR HITCHCOCK PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS, CIRCA 1918-1929. / Box 19
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru0229-refidd1e10451

Additional studies of the arts, crafts, and customs of the Guiana Indians, with special reference to those of southern British Guiana

Author:
Roth, Walter E.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1929
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_89746

British Guiana

Collection Creator:
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Evans, Clifford, 1920-1981  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930-1985
Collection Restrictions:
The Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans papers are open for research. Personal correspondence, however, is RESTRICTED until 2026.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.2013-01, Subseries 3.6
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Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers
Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers / Series 3: Research
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b299d66c-5303-474f-b60e-0d8c2ddf5e2f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2013-01-ref1770

Paspalum nutans Lam.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Place:
British Guiana. Mazaruni Station., Cuyuni-Mazaruni, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 14/7/45
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Paspalum nutans Lam.
Barcode:
00724596
USNM Number:
2368634
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/323e8d015-55fa-4269-bbd0-ba5252544c67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16140832
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Meniscium salzmannii Fée

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Place:
British Guiana: Fr. Wilson-Brown's Camp, Waratwa head savanna, Kanukus, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
1 Feb 1952
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Thelypteridaceae
Published Name:
Meniscium salzmannii Fée
Barcode:
01653681
USNM Number:
2202275
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3506c039f-fece-4223-80fd-d8f23aa73ded
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13044723
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Burdachia sphaerocarpa A. Juss.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Place:
British Guiana. Just below mouth of Tipuru inlet, Essequibo River., Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Sep 1949
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malpighiales Malpighiaceae Mcvaughioideae
Published Name:
Burdachia sphaerocarpa A. Juss.
Barcode:
03329250
USNM Number:
2124797
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3050d84e0-6b34-40fc-a018-f4743f103335
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14833354
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Brosimum rubescens Taub.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Place:
British Guiana. Mazaruni Station., Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 27/12/42
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Moraceae
Published Name:
Brosimum rubescens Taub.
Barcode:
03546459
USNM Number:
2278099
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/399903c7a-c419-4174-a0c8-7360335dccf8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15280296
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Begonia sp.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Place:
Komock ?, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Dec 1948
Common name:
begonia
kajoe oenok-oenok
native symbols given
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Cucurbitales Begoniaceae
Published Name:
Begonia sp.
Begonia ulmifolia Willd.
Barcode:
00168770
USNM Number:
1995349
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30902ca5c-8810-45ac-8bd8-729a962034f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2169621

British Guiana expedition:

Collection Creator:
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Evans, Clifford, 1920-1981  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans papers are open for research. Personal correspondence, however, is RESTRICTED until 2026.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers
Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers / Series 3: Research / 3.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw309fdb0b1-5c4f-4b19-83ca-926aa9ac3bfa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2013-01-ref803

cane, bania = british guiana "ebony"

Physical Description:
wood: bania = british guiana "ebony" (overall material)
Object Name:
Cane, Bania = British Guiana "Ebony"
Associated Place:
United States: Connecticut, New Haven
Date cataloged:
1958-01-24
ID Number:
AG.217938.0330
Catalog number:
217938.0330
Accession number:
1958.217938
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-1a09-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_888365

Correspondence: Roth, Vincent, British Guiana Museum

Collection Creator:
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Evans, Clifford, 1920-1981  Search this
Extent:
3 Folders
Container:
Box 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951-1965
Scope and Contents:
Includes statement by Evans and Meggers regarding the actions of missionaries among the Wei Wei in British Guiana.
Collection Restrictions:
The Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans papers are open for research. Personal correspondence, however, is RESTRICTED until 2026.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers / Series 3: Research / 3.1: Fieldwork / British Guiana expedition:
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30ad3ebac-7717-4fa1-893d-d1e11631cfca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2013-01-ref804

Pseudopiptadenia suaveolens (Miq.) J.W. Grimes

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Forest Dept. B. G.  Search this
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
30  Search this
Place:
Mazaruni Station, Cuyuni-Mazaruni, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
12 Mar 1936
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Pseudopiptadenia suaveolens (Miq.) J.W. Grimes
Piptadenia suaveolens Miq.
Barcode:
00630267
USNM Number:
2253093
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/358b958cb-ddaf-4bda-a388-4ae7e104b4b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10731127
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Nectandra sanguinea Rottb.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Forest Dept. B. G.  Search this
British Guiana Forestry Dept.  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary Maximiliana forest  Search this
Place:
Powis Creek, Courantyne R., E. Berbice-Corentyne, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Nov 1946
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Laurales Lauraceae
Published Name:
Nectandra sanguinea Rottb.
Barcode:
00644785
USNM Number:
2447784
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32864152f-1926-4168-9313-485ccf88ab79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10731277
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