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Wheeler, Benjamin Ide

Container:
Box 25 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service, Records
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Records
Records / Box 25
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa90-105-refidd1e20224

Folder 16 Wheeler, Benjamin Ide (1854-1927). Obituary, 1927.

Container:
Box 17 of 17
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7320, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals, Biographical File
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Biographical File
Biographical File / Box 17
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Benjamin Ide Wheeler

Artist:
Orrin Peck, 1860 - 1921  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler, 15 Jul 1854 - 02 May 1927  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 214.5 × 106.2cm (84 7/16 × 41 13/16")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Educator  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dispersed Art Collection, University of California Berkeley
Object number:
77-10-03303
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4133dcacc-8cd6-4edc-9df5-90cc3ebf1cba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_77-10-03303

Benjamin Ide Wheeler

Artist:
William Whitney Manatt, 1875 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler, 15 Jul 1854 - 02 May 1927  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
56 × 41.5 × 24cm (22 1/16 × 16 5/16 × 9 7/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Educator  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dispersed Art Collection, University of California Berkeley
Object number:
78-10-06082
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49b61ed92-1b72-4ef2-9815-4790e672acd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_78-10-06082

Theodore Roosevelt

Alternate Title:
Theodore Roosevelt and his party before the "Grizzly Giant" redwood
Artist:
Underwood & Underwood, active 1880 - c. 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
William Henry Moody, 23 Dec 1853 - 02 Jul 1917  Search this
George Cooper Pardee, 25 Jul 1857 - 01 Sep 1941  Search this
Presley Marion Rixey, 14 Jul 1852 - 17 Jun 1928  Search this
John Muir, 21 Apr 1838 - 24 Dec 1914  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler, 2 Apr 1862 - 7 Dec 1947  Search this
William Loeb Jr., 09 Oct 1866 - 19 Sep 1937  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler, 15 Jul 1854 - 02 May 1927  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver prints (stereograph)
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (each): 7.6 × 7.8 cm (3 × 3 1/16")
Mat: 12.8 × 20.6 × 1 cm (5 1/16 × 8 1/8 × 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Mariposa\Mariposa Grove
Date:
1903
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Exterior\Forest  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
William Henry Moody: Male  Search this
William Henry Moody: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
William Henry Moody: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
William Henry Moody: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Educator  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
George Cooper Pardee: Male  Search this
George Cooper Pardee: Politics and Government\Governor\California  Search this
George Cooper Pardee: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Oakland, CA  Search this
John Muir: Male  Search this
John Muir: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
John Muir: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
John Muir: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
John Muir: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Muir: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John Muir: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Male  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Education\Administrator  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher  Search this
Nicholas Murray Butler: Nobel Prize  Search this
Presley Marion Rixey: Male  Search this
Presley Marion Rixey: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Presley Marion Rixey: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Presley Marion Rixey: Health and Medicine\Physician\Navy  Search this
William Loeb Jr.: Male  Search this
William Loeb Jr.: Politics and Government\Public Official\Secretary  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.82
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45b04541d-b96a-45e5-b08a-459c041c7799
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.82

Benjamin Ide Wheeler

Artist:
K. Miguno  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler, 15 Jul 1854 - 02 May 1927  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
33.2cm x 25.5cm x 1.2cm (13 1/16" x 10 1/16" x 1/2"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1916
Topic:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Educator  Search this
Benjamin Ide Wheeler: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of California, Bancroft Library
Object number:
CA110015
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d5db084e-172f-4534-a077-c2013a02c0e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA110015

Robert Aitken papers, circa 1900-1960

Creator:
Aitken, Robert Ingersoll, 1878-1949  Search this
Subject:
Ward, De Witt  Search this
Roosevelt, Theodore  Search this
Wheeler, Benjamin  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Topic:
Monuments -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Monuments -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7157
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209291
AAA_collcode_aitkrobe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209291
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Benjamin Wheeler

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Wheeler, 1790 - 1874  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.3cm x 59cm (29 1/4" x 23 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1840
Topic:
Benjamin Wheeler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Wheeler: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Peabody Essex Museum
Object number:
106,692A/106760
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43dbb442a-6dea-4718-bc4a-462f52f49416
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_106_692A_106760

Worldmapper Project: Global Internet Use 1990 and 2007

Designer:
Danny Dorling, British, b. 1968  Search this
John Pritchard, British, active early 21st century  Search this
Benjamin I. Wheeler, British, active early 21st century  Search this
Graham Allsopp, British, active early 21st century  Search this
Anna Barford, British, active early 21st century  Search this
Mark Newman, British, active early 21st century  Search this
Medium:
Digital print on archival paper
Dimensions:
101.6 × 76.2 cm (40 × 30 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Map
Object Name:
Map
Made in:
USA
Date:
2007
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2012-19-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45765abe0-88af-437c-ba5c-03e9c7c3a351
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2012-19-1
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Robert Aitken papers

Creator:
Aitken, Robert, 1878-1949  Search this
Names:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919  Search this
Ward, De Witt  Search this
Wheeler, Benjamin  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
circa 1900-1960
Summary:
The papers of California-born sculptor Robert Aitken measure 0.5 linear feet and date from circa 1900-1960. The collection primarily consists of photographs of Aitken in his studio and photographs of his sculpture including fountain figures, mausouleum doors, medallions, refliefs, and portrait busts. Also found is a photograph of Theodore Roosevelt at the dedication of the Navy Monument in Union Square, San Francisco, in 1902. The collection also includes one 1904 letter from Benjamin Wheeler to Robert Aitken thanking Aitken for a bust of George Washington, and scattered clippings and postcards reproducing works of art by Aitken.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of California-born sculptor Robert Aitken measure 0.5 linear feet and date from circa 1900-1960. The collection primarily consists of photographs of Aitken in his studio and photographs of his sculpture including fountain figures, mausoleum doors, medallions, reliefs, and portrait busts. Also found is a photograph of Theodore Roosevelt at the dedication of the Navy Monument in Union Square, San Francisco, in 1902. The collection also includes one 1904 letter from Benjamin Wheeler to Robert Aitken thanking Aitken for a bust of George Washington, and scattered clippings and postcards reproducing works of art by Aitken.

Some of the photographs are silver gelatin and gold toned silver gelatin prints, and some were taken by noted photographer De Witt Ward.
Arrangement:
Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.

Missing Title

Series 1: Robert Aitken Papers, circa 1900-1960
Biographical / Historical:
Noted sculptor Robert Aitken (1878-1949) was born in San Francisco, California, and taught at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art from 1901-1904. He studied in Paris in 1897 and from 1904-1907, and then settled in New York City where he spent most of his career teaching at the National Academy of Design.

He completed numerous sculpture commissions including portrait busts, medallions and coins, reliefs, and fountain figures. His works include the "Fountain of Earth" for San Francisco's Panama Pacific Exposition, the Navy Monument in San Francisco's Union Square, doors for the Greenhut and John W. Gates Mausoleums in New York, several military sculptures at West Point, and Guardian Figures at the National Archives building and the West Pediment of the United States Supreme Court building, both in Washington D. C.

Aitken was a member of the National Academy of Design, the National Arts Club, the National Institute of Arts and Letters, the National Sculpture Society and the New York Architectural League.
Provenance:
The collection was donated to the Archives of American Art by the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in November 1973.
Restrictions:
Use of original materials requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D. C. Research Center.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Topic:
Monuments -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Monuments -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Robert Aitken papers, circa 1900-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.aitkrobe
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Robert Aitken papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c0c4f67c-c8ff-4de7-84ce-e2e3b11b0caf
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-aitkrobe

S

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Sept.–Dec. 1867
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M752, File 2.11.19
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Registers and Letters Received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Registers and Letters Received by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 2: Letters Received / 2.11: Entered in Register 11
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io38d80ad96-9ec7-41ac-820d-1cf4327e63f1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m752-ref246
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Amphibian infestation and host size preference by the leech Placobdella picta (Verrill, 1872) (Hirudinida: Rhynchobdellida: Glossiphoniidae) from the Eastern Ozarks, USA

Author:
Wheeler, Benjamin  Search this
McCallum, Malcolm  Search this
Moser, William E.  Search this
Trauth, Stanley  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2011
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
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Invertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_100071

Episodic radiations in the fly tree of life

Author:
Peterson, Kevin J.  Search this
Sinclair, Bradley J.  Search this
Grimaldi, David A.  Search this
Friedrich, Markus  Search this
Wiegmann, Brian M.  Search this
Trautwein, Michelle D.  Search this
Barr, Norman B.  Search this
Kim, Jung-Wook  Search this
Cassel, Brian K.  Search this
Thompson, F. Christian  Search this
Schmidt-Ott, Urs  Search this
Lambkin, Christine  Search this
Bertone, Matthew A.  Search this
Skevington, Jeffrey H.  Search this
Blagoderov, Vladimir  Search this
Caravas, Jason  Search this
Winkler, Isaac S.  Search this
Kutty, Sujatha Narayanan  Search this
Beckenbach, Andrew T.  Search this
Yeates, David K.  Search this
Bayless, Keith M.  Search this
Pape, Thomas  Search this
Meier, Rudolf  Search this
Heimberg, Alysha M.  Search this
Wheeler, Benjamin M.  Search this
Kampmeier, Gail E.  Search this
Courtney, Gregory W.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2011
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Insects  Search this
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Entomology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_100115

Introduction to the study of the history of language, by Herbert A. Strong ... Willem S. Logeman ... and Benjamin Ide Wheeler ..

Author:
Strong, Herbert Augustus 1841-1918  Search this
Logeman, Willem Sijbrand  Search this
Wheeler, Benjamin Ide 1854-1927  Search this
Paul, Hermann 1846-1921  Search this
Physical description:
x p., 1 l., 435 p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1891
Topic:
Language and languages  Search this
Comparative linguistics  Search this
Call number:
P105.S7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_266588

Benjamin Wheeler, (painting)

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Wheeler, Benjamin  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Peabody Essex Museum East India Square Salem Massachusetts 01970
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Other--Businessman  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22620326
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_269318

Benjamin Ide Wheeler, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Miguno, K.  Search this
Subject:
Wheeler, Benjamin Ide  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of California, Berkeley University Archives Berkeley California 94720
Date:
1916
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75000334
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_649

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