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MS 4550 Manuscripts relating to the Marsh Darien Expedition

Creator:
Marsh, Richard O. (Richard Oglesby), 1883-1953  Search this
Names:
Marsh-Darien Expedition, 1924  Search this
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Extent:
75 Pages
7 Photographs
Culture:
Guna (Kuna)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Photographs
Date:
1923
Scope and Contents:
Contents as follows: "The White Indians or the Primitive White People of Southeastern Panama." Brockport, New York, October, 1923. 35 pages, typed, 7 photographs. "The Marsh Darien Expedition of 1924." 18 pages, handwritten, signed by R.O. Marsh. "The Discovery of the White Indians of Panama, as told by R.O. Marsh, their discoverer, to Watson Davis." Special newspaper feature, produced by Science Service, Inc., Washington, D.C. Copyright 1924 by Science Service. 22 pages, mimeo.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4550
Other Title:
The White Indians or the Primitive White People of Southeastern Panama
The Marsh Darien Expedition of 1924
The Discovery of the White Indians of Panama, as told by R. O. Marsh, their discoverer, to Watson Davis
Topic:
Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Manuscript 4550, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4550
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4550

Totality approaches, solar eclipse observed from "U.S.S. Los Angeles."

Creator:
Davis, Watson 1896-1967  Search this
Subject:
U.S.S. Los Angeles (Airship)  Search this
Physical description:
Photographic prints; 5.5 x 3.5
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1925
January 24, 1925
Topic:
Solar eclipses  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2017-003776]
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_398446

Watson Davis Papers

Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Sound recordings
Date:
undated
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of speeches and articles written by and about Watson Davis, photographs, and an audio recording of Davis' memorial service.
Topic:
Journalism, Scientific  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Sound recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
Identifier:
Accession T89059
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Watson Davis Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fat89059

Box 1

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e186

Miscellaneous Articles about Science Service

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e194

Adventures in Science, December 31, 1949 (correspondence and photographs)

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e203

Ventures into Science, 1923

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e212

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1927-1937 (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e221

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1938-1945 (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e231

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1946-1947

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e240

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1948-1953

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e249

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1955-1959

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e258

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1960-1961

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e267

Box 2

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e277

Watson Davis Memorial Service (audio reel)

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e285

Speeches and Articles by and about Watson Davis, 1961-1965

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e294

Photographs and Articles

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e303

Photographs (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89059, Watson Davis Papers
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Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fat89059-refidd1e312

Watson Davis Papers

Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Extent:
3.01 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Newsletters
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Nitrate materials
Date:
1921-1972
Descriptive Entry:
Watson Davis was Editor and later Director of Science Service. These papers consist of correspondence, transcripts of addresses by Davis, notes, miscellaneous press releases and publications, photographs, and other materials relating to Davis' personal life and career at Science Service.
Topic:
Journalism, Scientific  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Newsletters
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Nitrate materials
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-197, Watson Davis Papers
Identifier:
Accession 13-197
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Watson Davis Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-197

Scientific Instruments You Can Make. Includes a copy of Scientific Instruments You Can Make by Helen Miles Davis.

Collection Creator::
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967  Search this
Container:
Box 3 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-197, Watson Davis Papers
See more items in:
Watson Davis Papers
Watson Davis Papers / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-197-refidd1e1004

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