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The age of the earth / by the Subsidiary Committee on the Age of the Earth, Division of Physical Sciences with the cooperation of Division of Geology and Geography and American Geophysical Union, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Division of Physical Sciences Subsidiary Committee on the Age of the Earth  Search this
American Geophysical Union  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Division of Geology and Geography  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 487 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Earth (Planet)
Date:
1931
Topic:
Age  Search this
Call number:
QE508 .N27 1931
QE508.N27 1931
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_451870

Enhancing human performance issues, theories, and techniques Daniel Druckman and John A. Swets, editors

Author:
Druckman, Daniel 1939-  Search this
Swets, John A. 1928-  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee on Techniques for the Enhancement of Human Performance  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 299 pages 23 cm
Type:
Books
Aufsatzsammlung
Date:
1988
Topic:
Performance--Psychological aspects  Search this
Success  Search this
Self-perception  Search this
Achievement  Search this
Self Concept  Search this
Rendement au travail--Aspect psychologique  Search this
Succès  Search this
Perception de soi  Search this
Leistung  Search this
Psychologie  Search this
Selbstverwirklichung  Search this
Verhaltensmodifikation  Search this
Aufsatzsammlung  Search this
Call number:
BF637.S4E56 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333684

Papers from 1982-83 El Nino/Southern Oscillation Data Display Workshop : held at NOAA/AOML, Miami, Florida, November 3-4, 1983

Author:
El Niño/Southern Oscillation Data Display Workshop (1983 : Miami, Florida)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Climate Research Committee  Search this
Equatorial Pacific Ocean Climate Studies  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 229 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
El Niño Current
Date:
1984
Topic:
Southern oscillation  Search this
Call number:
GC296.8.E3 N716 1983
GC296.8.E3N716 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_344548

Mound State Monument Museum Construction

Collection Creator:
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
United States. National Park Service  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (5 minutes, black-and-white silent; 100 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1939
Scope and Contents:
Footage documenting the construction of the Jones Archaeological Museum at the Moundville State Park in central Alabama. Previously known as the Mound State Monument, the museum was opened and dedicated in 1939. Workers were provided by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Film records the stages of construction of the monument and images of the surrounding park. Visible are the platform mounds built by the Mississippian culture between AD 1200 and AD 1500.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1986.8.1
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Alabama Museum films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9dbb6ca82-fbfe-4d26-a607-a89794747ec6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-08-ref1

Temples and Peace

Collection Creator:
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
United States. National Park Service  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (17 minutes, black-and-white sound; 650 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1935-1936
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by the National Park Service about the prehistoric Temple Mound Builders focuses on the site of the newly established Mound State Park in Moundsville, Alabama which encompasses a total of 34 mound sites. Film includes reconstructions of the house types and pottery used by mound builders, burial excavations, and discussion of ceremonial objects and symbolism of the mound builders. Archeological methods are also illustrated.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1986.8.2
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Alabama Museum films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Alabama Museum films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e6c1337b-e245-4310-8a13-c8370de1baba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-08-ref2

Shell Mounds in the Tennessee Valley

Collection Creator:
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
United States. National Park Service  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (23 minutes, black-and-white silent; 800 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1945
Scope and Contents:
Edited film sponsored by the National Research Council, University of Alabama, Works Progress Administration, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. Film documents archaeological digging methods at the Pickwick Landing, a Tennessee shell mound site, and pre-TVA exploration of towns and sites along the Tennessee River prior to damming of the valley. Also included are burial excavations, explanations of archaeological techniques, as well as examination and reconstruction of artifacts and human skeletal remains at the Alabama Museum of Natural History.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1986.8.3
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Alabama Museum films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Alabama Museum films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9c134c287-6707-4490-8fe6-18396ce7596c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-08-ref3

DeJarnette Excavation

Collection Creator:
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
United States. National Park Service  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (35 minutes, color silent; 1,200 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1960
Scope and Contents:
Footage of the archaeological excavations of David DeJarnette at a proposed roadway site in the Moundville State Park in central Alabama. Film documents excavation techniques including screening for artifacts, surveying, staking and digging of units. Also included is footage of the excavation and removal of several human skeletons and the washing and labeling of recovered artifacts. Documented excavations are located in several open fields and in a cave. The sites are thought to have been occupied by the Mississippian culture from AD 1200 to AD 1500 and are characterized by 20 platform mounds located in the general vicinity of the filmed excavations.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1986.8.4
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Alabama Museum films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Alabama Museum films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9987f968e-374b-4514-8f0b-9f8d32981aed
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-08-ref4

Flux of organic carbon by rivers to the oceans : report of a workshop, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, September 21-25, 1980 / prepared by Committee on Flux of Organic Carbon to the Ocean, Division of Biological Sciences, National Research Council ; work supported by U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Research

Author:
United States Department of Energy Office of Energy Research  Search this
United States Department of Energy Office of Health and Environmental Research  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee of Flux of Organic Carbon to the Ocean  Search this
Physical description:
397 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1981
Topic:
Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)  Search this
Sediment transport  Search this
Carbon  Search this
Call number:
QE516.C3 F64
QE516.C3F64
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_149454

Climate, climatic change, and water supply / Panel on Water and Climate, Geophysics Study Committee, Geophysics Research Board, Assembly of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Panel on Water and Climate  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 132 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1977
Topic:
Water resources development  Search this
Water-supply  Search this
Climatic changes  Search this
Call number:
TC423.N34 1977X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_104126

Interactions of mycotoxins in animal production : proceedings of a symposium, July 13, 1978, Michigan State University / jointly sponsored by American Society of Animal Science, American Dairy Science Association, Committee on Animal Nutrition, National Research Council

Author:
American Society of Animal Science  Search this
American Dairy Science Association  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee on Animal Nutrition  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 197 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1979
Topic:
Mycotoxins--Physiological effect  Search this
Mycotoxicoses  Search this
Feeds--Contamination  Search this
Veterinary toxicology  Search this
Call number:
QP632.M9 I57X
QP632.M9I57X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_122103

Background papers for a Workshop on the Tropospheric Transport of Pollutants to the Ocean : Miami, Florida, USA, December, 1975 / prepared for the Ocean Sciences Board, National Research Council

Title:
Tropospheric transport of pollutants to the ocean
Author:
Workshop on the Tropospheric Transport of Pollutants to the Ocean (1975 : University of Miami)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Ocean Sciences Board  Search this
National Science Foundation (U.S.)  Search this
United Nations Environment Programme  Search this
Physical description:
351 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1975
1975?]
Topic:
Marine pollution  Search this
Call number:
GC1081 .W92 1975
GC1081.W92 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_324459

[Reports of working groups] / Space Science Summer Study, Space Science Board, National Academy of Sciences, 5 August 1962

Title:
Space Science Summer Study, 1962
Author:
Space Science Summer Study (1962 : University of Iowa)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Space Science Board  Search this
Subject:
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1962
Topic:
Astronautics  Search this
Space sciences  Search this
Call number:
TL789.8.U5 S6 1962r
TL789.8.U5S6 1962r
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_146707

Sex and behavior Frank A. Beach, editor

Author:
Conference on Sex and Behavior (1961-1962 : Berkeley, Calif.)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee for Research in Problems of Sex  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Editor:
Beach, Frank A (Frank Ambrose) 1911-1988  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 592 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1965
Topic:
Sex  Search this
Sexual behavior in animals  Search this
Sexualität  Search this
Sexualverhalten  Search this
Aufsatzsammlung  Search this
Comportement sexuel des animaux--Congrès  Search this
Sexual Behavior  Search this
Sex--Psychology  Search this
Call number:
QL761 .C74
QL761.C74
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_35363

Airport operations / Transportation Research Board, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Transportation Research Board  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 30 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1985
Topic:
Airports  Search this
Call number:
TL725 .A292 1985
TL725.A292 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287923

Body composition in animals and man : proceedings of a symposium held May 4, 5, and 6, 1967, at the University of Missouri, Columbia / Agricultural Board, Division of Biology and Agriculture, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Agricultural Board Division of Biology and Agriculture  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 521 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1968
Topic:
Body composition  Search this
Body Composition--congresses  Search this
Composition corporelle  Search this
Call number:
QP521 .B59X
QP521.B59X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_324

Proceedings

Author:
International Conference on Scientific Information (1958 : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Documentation Institute  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
National Science Foundation (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations, portraits
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Congress
Date:
1959
Topic:
Science  Search this
Science--Information services  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Information Services  Search this
Information Systems  Search this
Call number:
Q101 .I61 1958
Q101.I61 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_53635

Agency history, 1942-1945

Creator:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987  Search this
Strong, William Duncan 1899-1962  Search this
Social Science Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
American Council of Learned Societies  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
Africa
Japan
Micronesia
Date:
1942
1942-1945
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Micronesian languages  Search this
African languages  Search this
Japanese language  Search this
Anthropologists  Search this
Linguists  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00363
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_234946

Solar variability, weather, and climate / Geophysics Study Committee, Geophysics Research Board, commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Geophysics Study Committee  Search this
American Geophysical Union  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 106 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1982
Topic:
Solar activity  Search this
Weather  Search this
Climatology  Search this
Geophysics  Search this
Call number:
QC883.2.S6S64 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_192937

Effect of processing on the nutritional value of feeds; proceedings

Author:
Symposium on the Effect of Processing on the Nutritional Value of Feeds (1972 : Gainesville, Fla)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee on Animal Nutrition  Search this
University of Florida Center for Tropical Agriculture  Search this
University of Florida Department of Animal Science  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 494 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1973
Topic:
Animal nutrition  Search this
Feed processing  Search this
Call number:
SF95 .S94 1972X
SF95.S94 1972X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_34837

Identifications of fish collections from Kapingamarangi, Eastern Caroline Ids., Ifaluk, Western Caroline Islands, Raroia, Tuamotu Archipelago, by Robert R. Rofen

Author:
Harry, Robert R (Robert Rees) 1926-  Search this
United States Office of Naval Research  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Pacific Science Board  Search this
Physical description:
117 leaves. illus., maps. 28 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Pacific Islands
Date:
1961
Topic:
Fishes  Search this
Call number:
QL618.15 .R719
QL618.15.R719
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_166782

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