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Train, Russell E., 1920-2012. Catalog and collection correspondence.

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet (Personal papers, 8.5 x 14 in. or smaller.)
Container:
Item RET004
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1956-2004
Scope and Contents note:
Personal papers including correspondence, photographs, and ephemera document Russell E. Train's efforts to create the Africana collection. Letters also relate to the creation and distribution of the collection catalog. Correspondents comprise personal and professional contacts, and provide information relating to the method of acquisition and provenance. Includes letters from Richard Sawyer, who acted as Train's personal bookseller.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Russell E. Train Africana collection / Series 11: Russell E. Train personal papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc2c493f49b-2a91-4d62-b817-8a69474f0ca7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref2542

Proceedings of the Third and Fourth Symposia on Collection Building and Natural History Studies in Asia and the Pacific Rim / edited by Tsunemi Kubodera, Masanobu Higuchi, Ritsuro Miyawaki

Title:
Collection building and natural history studies in Asia and the Pacific Rim
Author:
Symposium on Collection Building and Natural History Studies in Asia and the Pacific Rim (3rd : 2000 : Shinjuku Branch of the National Science Museum, Tokyo)  Search this
Kubodera, Tsunemi  Search this
Higuchi, Masanobu  Search this
Miyawaki, Ritsuro  Search this
Kokuritsu Kagaku Hakubutsukan (Japan)  Search this
Symposium on Collection Building and Natural History Studies in Asia and the Pacific Rim (4th : 2001 : Shinjuku Branch of the National Science Museum, Tokyo)  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 193, [3] p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Southeast Asia
East Asia
Date:
2002
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_688288

Haasiana

Title:
Haasiana newsletter
Haziyanah
Hāziyānā
Author:
Ben-Eliahu, M. N  Search this
Por, Francis Dov 1927-  Search this
Golani, Daniel  Search this
Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim  Search this
Subject:
Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Israel
Jerusalem
Date:
1995
[1995]-
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QH70.I75 H22
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_747270

Pierre Eugène Du Simitière papers, 1560-1786, bulk 1721-1786

Creator:
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784  Search this
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784  Search this
Place:
United States -- History -- 18th century
Topic:
Natural history -- Catalogs and collections -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painting -- 18th century -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Naturalism  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10611
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214111
AAA_collcode_dusipier
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214111

Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum by John Edward Gray

Title:
Catalogue of seals & whales
Seals and whales in the British Museum
Author:
Gray, John Edward 1800-1875  Search this
Former owner:
Flower, William Henry 1831-1899 DSI  Search this
True, Frederick W (Frederick William),) 1858-1914 DSI  Search this
British Museum (Natural History),) DSI  Search this
Binder:
Kelly (Binder),) DSI  Search this
Author:
British Museum (Natural History) Department of Zoology Catalogue of the specimens of mammalia in the collection of the British Museum  Search this
British Museum (Natural History) Department of Zoology  Search this
Printer:
Taylor & Francis  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 402 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Place:
England
London
Date:
1866
Topic:
Cetacea  Search this
Dolphins  Search this
Seals (Animals)  Search this
Whales  Search this
Call number:
QL737.P64 B86 1866
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1065647

Catalogue of the Reigen collection of Mazatlan Mollusca in the British Museum

Title:
Catalogue of the collection of Mazatlan shells in the British Museum
Author:
British Museum (Natural History) Department of Zoology  Search this
Carpenter, Philip P (Philip Pearsall) 1819-1877  Search this
Gray, John Edward 1800-1875  Search this
Former owner:
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927 DSI  Search this
Subject:
British Museum (Natural History)  Search this
Physical description:
viii, xii, 552 pages 18 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Mexico
Mazatlán (Sinaloa)
Date:
1855
1857
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Shells--Catalogs and collections  Search this
Call number:
QL421 .B75 1855
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_948272

Museum diluvianum quod possidet Joh. Jacobus Scheuchzer

Author:
Scheuchzer, Johann Jakob 1672-1733  Search this
Printer:
Bodmer, Heinrich 1669-1743  Search this
Former owner:
Rütimeyer, L (Ludwig),) 1825-1895 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Scheuchzer, Johann Jakob 1672-1733 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
[12], 107, [5] pages, [1] leaf of plates illustration 18 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Catalogs
Catalogs and collections
Early works
Place:
Switzerland
Zurich
Date:
1716
Topic:
Deluge  Search this
Fossils  Search this
Geological museums  Search this
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE716.A1 S34 1716X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1029600

Plantae succulentae Horti Dyckensis 1820

Author:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861  Search this
Subject:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
42 pages 16 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Catalogs
Place:
Germany
Dyck
Date:
1820
Topic:
Succulent plants  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
SB438 .S257 1820
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033433

Index plantarum succulentarum in Horto Dyckensi cultarum anno 183[4]

Title:
Plantae succulentae Horti Dyckensis
Author:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861  Search this
Subject:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861 Natural history collections  Search this
Schloss Dyck (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)  Search this
Physical description:
81 pages 20 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Germany
Dyck
North Rhine-Westphalia
Date:
1834
Topic:
Botanical gardens  Search this
Succulent plants  Search this
Call number:
SB438 .S25 1834
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033434

Catalogue of Mammalian exhibits of Zoological Galleries of the Indian Museum Rina Chakraborty

Author:
Indian Museum  Search this
Chakrabarti, Rina  Search this
Zoological Survey of India  Search this
Subject:
Indian Museum Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
99 pages 25 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Catalogs
Place:
India
Kolkata
Date:
2004
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788976

Third annual report of the Regents of the University, on the condition of the State Cabinet of Natural History, and the historical and antiquarian collection, annexed thereto

Author:
University of the State of New York  Search this
Beck, Lewis C (Lewis Caleb) 1798-1853  Search this
Hall, James 1811-1898  Search this
Hough, Franklin B. (Franklin Benjamin) 1822-1885  Search this
Lansing, Gerrit Yates 1783-1862  Search this
Morgan, Lewis Henry 1818-1881  Search this
State Cabinet of Natural History (N.Y.)  Search this
Former owner:
Sturtevant, William C. DSI  Search this
Subject:
De Rham, Henry C (Henry Casimir) approximately 1818-1840 Natural history collections  Search this
Morgan, Lewis Henry 1818-1881 Ethnological collections  Search this
Squier, E. G (Ephraim George) 1821-1888 Ethnological collections  Search this
Physical description:
183 pages, [28] leaves of plates in various foliations (2 folded) illustrations (some color) 23 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Embossed bindings (Binding)
Place:
New York (State)
New York (State).)
United States
Date:
1850
Topic:
Fossils  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Clothing  Search this
Minerals  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Plants  Search this
Tobacco  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Call number:
QH70.N7 T4 1850b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_955174

Picture library [computer file]

Author:
Natural History Museum (London, England)  Search this
Subject:
Natural History Museum (London, England) Catalogs and collections  Search this
Type:
Computer files
Pictorial works
Electronic information resources
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1999
1999-
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Botany  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Call number:
QH46
Electronic Resource QH46
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright 1999 The Natural History Museum.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_596949

Muséum regium; seu, Catalogus rerum tam naturalium, quàm artificialium, quae in basilica bibliothecae augustisimi Daniae Norvegiaeq[ue] monarchae Christiani Qvinti Hafniae asservantur, descriptus ab Oligero Jacobaeo ..

Title:
Museum regium
Issuing body:
Kunstkammeret (Copenhagen, Denmark)  Search this
Compiler:
Jacobaeus, Oliger 1650-1701  Search this
Etcher:
Erichsonig, Johann  Search this
Illustrator:
Grothschiling, Benedict 1686-1737  Search this
Dedicatee:
Christian V king of Denmark 1646-1699  Search this
Printer:
Schmetgen, Joachim  Search this
Subject:
Kunstkammeret (Copenhagen, Denmark)  Search this
Physical description:
9 preliminary leaves, 201, [5] pages, 1 leaf, 97, [1] pages, 41 leaves of plates illustrations 37 cm (folio)
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Catalogs
Place:
Denmark
Copenhagen
Date:
1696
1699
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Coins, Danish  Search this
Coins, Roman  Search this
Medals  Search this
Call number:
AM101 C77
AM101C77
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_150751

List of the specimens of birds in the collection of the British Museum

Title:
Specimens of birds in the collection of the British Museum
Author:
British Museum (Natural History) Department of Zoology  Search this
Gray, George Robert 1808-1872  Search this
Gray, John Edward 1800-1875  Search this
Subject:
British Museum (Natural History) Department of Zoology  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 120 pages 18 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Classification
Date:
1848
Topic:
Accipitridae  Search this
Birds  Search this
Call number:
QL677 .B852 1848
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_961896

Von Sammlungen und ihren Sammlern ein Beitrag zur Kulturgeschichte naturwissenschaftlicher Forschung in Westfalen Cordula Hesselbarth and Alexander Kraus (Hrsg.)

Editor:
Hesselbarth, Cordula 1965-  Search this
Kraus, Alexander 1976-  Search this
Physical description:
87 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 25 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
History
Place:
Germany
Westphalia
Westphalia (Germany)
Date:
2016
Topic:
Biological specimens--Collectors and collecting--History  Search this
Natural history--History  Search this
Natural history--Research--History  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Natural history--Research  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1064227

Symposium, deciphering the natural world and the rôle of collections and museums : 4th-6th May 1993 : programme and abstracts / editors, Ella Hoch & Annemarie K. Bransten

Title:
Deciphering the natural world and the role of collections and museums
Centenary of the present edifice of the Geological Museum, Copenhagen University
Symposium celebrating the centenary of the present edifice of the Geological Museum, Copenhagen University
Centenary of the Geological Museum, Copenhagen University, 1993
Author:
Hoch, Ella  Search this
Brantsen, Annemarie K  Search this
Københavns universitet Geologisk museum  Search this
Physical description:
102 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1993
Topic:
Natural history--Catalogs and collections  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Call number:
QH1 .S98 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_456730

Index plantarum succulentarum in Horto Dyckensi cultae, anno 182[2]

Title:
Plantae succulentae Horti Dyckensis
Author:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861  Search this
Subject:
Salm-Reifferscheidt, Joseph Graf zu 1773-1861 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 60 pages 21 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Germany
Dyck
Date:
1822
Topic:
Botanical gardens  Search this
Succulent plants  Search this
Call number:
SB438 .S25 1822
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033435

Die Kunst allerhand natürliche Körper zu sammeln selbige auf eine leichte Art für das Kabinett zuzubereiten und sie vor Zerstörung feindlicher Insekten zu sichern ein nutzliches Taschenbuch für angehende Naturaliensammler von Georg Gottfried Zinke

Author:
Zinke, Georg Gottfried 1771-1813  Search this
Publisher:
Göpferdt, J. C. G.  Search this
Former owner:
Gräflich vom Hagen'schen Majorats-bibliothek Möckern DSI  Search this
Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Sachsen-Anhalt DSI  Search this
Physical description:
vi, [2], 159 pages 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1802
Topic:
Insect pests--Control  Search this
Natural history--Catalogs and collections--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Natural history--Technique  Search this
Taxidermy  Search this
Call number:
QH61 .Z56 1802
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1062156

Catalogus uariorum exoticorum rarissimorum maximam partem incognitorum et nullibi descriptorum partim medicinae partim curiositati inseruientium quae in museo suo breui luci exponendo possidet Abrahamus Vater D. et P.P Anat. et Botan. substitutus

Title:
Catalogus variorum exoticorum rarissimorum maximam partem incognitorum
Author:
Vater, Abraham 1684-1751  Search this
Publisher:
Vidua Gerdesia  Search this
Former owner:
Königliche Bibliothek zu Berlin DSI  Search this
Subject:
Vater, Abraham 1684-1751 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
[6], 16 pages 20 cm (4to)
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Early works to 1800
Catalogs
Catalogues
Early works
Place:
Germany
Wittenberg (Saxony-Anhalt)
Date:
1726
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Curiosities and wonders  Search this
Materia medica  Search this
Minerals  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Plants  Search this
Seeds  Search this
Call number:
QH70.G32 W58 1726
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980091

On the plains, and among the peaks, or, How Mrs. Maxwell made her natural history collection by Mary Dartt

Title:
How Mrs. Maxwell made her natural history collection
On the plains, and among the peaks
Author:
Thompson, Mary Emma Dartt 1842-1940  Search this
Author:
Coues, Elliott 1842-1899  Search this
Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929  Search this
Subject:
Maxwell, Martha 1831-1881 Natural history collections  Search this
Physical description:
237 pages, [4] leaves of plates illustrations 18 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Colorado
Date:
1879
Topic:
Hunting  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QL165.M3 T5X 1879
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_936261

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