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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Picture postcards
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1977, 1990-2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records that document the work of David H. Shayt, Museum Specialist, Division of Cultural History. The materials cover exhibition proposals and collections research. Some materials date to a period before Shayt worked at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, proposals, images, picture postcards, and clippings.
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
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Black-and-white photographs
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Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-009, National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-009
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1989-2016
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of correspondence of Robert P. Reynolds, station leader of the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Biological Survey Unit of the United States Geological Survey (1998-2016). His research focus was on amphibians and reptiles; however, this accession focuses mainly on his administrative duties as station leader. Materials also include the curriculum vita of Reynolds and annual reports of the Biological Survey Unit.
Topic:
Biological stations  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-337, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-337
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Maps
Place:
Aldabra Islands (Seychelles)
Date:
1983
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Michael J. Sweeney (1945- ), zoologist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes document research around Aldabra Island. Materials also include field data sheets and a map.
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Research  Search this
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Invertebrates  Search this
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Zoologists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-001, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-001
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Date:
1936-1943
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of zoologist Rendell Rhoades (1914-1976). These notes document research on crayfish during his time as a fisheries technician for the Ohio Division of Wildlife. These materials were maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and may relate to specimens in the collection.
Topic:
Crayfish  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Research  Search this
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Freshwater invertebrates  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-002, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-002
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Field notes
Place:
United States
Mexico
Date:
1947-1986
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Perry C. Holt (1910-1999), a professor of zoology at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. These materials document his research of branchiobdellids in the United States and Mexico, and some may correspond to specimens in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Materials also include correspondence, shipping invoices, and field data sheets.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Worms  Search this
Freshwater invertebrates  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
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Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-004, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-004
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Date:
1948-1972
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Denton W. Crocker (1919-2012), a professor of zoology at Skidmore College, 1960-1983. These materials document his research of crayfish and correspond to specimens in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Crayfish  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-005, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-005
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Manuscripts
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1958-1997
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Clayton Edward Ray, Curator in the National Museum of Natural History Division of Vertebrate Paleontology. Materials include correspondence and administrative records regarding the Douglas Ralph Emlong Collection, exhibition records, and administrative records regarding the Remington Kellogg Library.
Topic:
Vertebrate paleontology  Search this
Vertebrates, Fossil  Search this
Paleobiology  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
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Clippings
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Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 99-169, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 99-169
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Date:
1967-1986
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of C. Allan Child (1929-2011), museum specialist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes cover his collecting of marine invertebrates from around the world. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.
Topic:
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
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Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-289, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-289
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
2005-2009
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the curatorial activities of Kerry Brougher, Curator and Chief Curator, 2000-2014. Materials include correspondence, meeting notes, lecture scripts, exhibition marketing materials, and related materials.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 12/14/84 memorandum, Massa to Davis; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Art museum curators  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-310, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Programs/Curatorial Department, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-310
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Scientific illustrations
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1893-1969
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of various scientists associated with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and one of its predecessors, the Division of Mollusks. Scientists included are R. Tucker Abbott, Rolf A. M. Brandt, John Brooks Henderson, Austin E. Lamberts, Aron L. Mehring, and Peter F. Major. Some were affiliated as staff and others by the gift of their collections to the museum. Materials also include maps, scientific illustrations, and photographs.
Topic:
Research  Search this
Mollusks  Search this
Malacologists  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Scientific illustrations
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-315, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-315
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Scientific illustrations
Maps
Place:
Ifalik Atoll (Micronesia)
Date:
1953
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Fenner Albert Chace (1908-2004), zoologist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, documenting work in the Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll, Micronesia. Chace specialized in the research of crustaceans. Materials also include scientific illustrations and a map.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Crustaceans  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
Scientific surveys  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Scientific illustrations
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-114, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-114
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Color photographs
Date:
1990-1992
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the records of Gary Galante, Assistant Curator, and cover such subjects as exhibitions, repatriation, collections management, acquisitions, and collection research. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, brochures, images, and clippings.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
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Repatriation  Search this
Museums -- Collections management  Search this
Museums -- Acquisitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-301, National Museum of the American Indian. Curatorial Office, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-301
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Drawings
Illustrations
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Phonograph records
Date:
1839-2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records primarily created by Carl W. Mitman during his tenure as Curator of the Division of Mechanical Technology, 1921-1932, and Head Curator of the Department of Arts and Industries, 1932-1948, United States National Museum. These files create a biographical sketch of a multitude of engineers, inventors, and industrialists. Materials include correspondence, images, clippings, drawings, illustrations, negatives, phonograph records, and other related materials.
Topic:
Inventors  Search this
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Engineers  Search this
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Illustrations
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Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Phonograph records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-342, National Museum of American History Division of the History of Technology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-342
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Place:
Stillwater County (Mont.)
California
Ries Crater (Germany)
Bosumtwi, Lake (Ghana)
Washington (State)
Hawaii
American Samoa
South Africa
Europe
Greece
Italy
Mexico
Soviet Union
Spain
Australia
Chile
Scotland
Ireland
Armenia
Date:
1940-2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes created by Carl Huntington Broedel, William Richard Jones, E. C. T. Chao, Everett Dale Jackson, James F. Luhr, and Tom Simkin. Created under the auspices of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), these field books document volcanological, petrological, and geological field work conducted in numerous places around the world. Sites include: Stillwater County, Montana; the Lake Bosumtwi Crater, Ghana; the Nordlinger Ries Crater, Germany; California; Washington; Hawaii; American Samoa; South Africa; Europe; Greece; Italy; Mexico; Soviet Union; Spain; Australia; Chile; Armenia; Scotland; and Ireland. Materials include field notes.
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Volcanology  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Volcanological research  Search this
Volcanologists  Search this
Petrology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-255, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-255
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Place:
Panama
Date:
1971-1978
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of various National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology zoologists while collecting marine invertebrates in Panama. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.
Topic:
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
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Zoologists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Manuscripts
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-290, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-290
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Scientific illustrations
Place:
Caribbean Area
Date:
1956-1960
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes from the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expeditions. These expeditions were done in conjunction with J. Bruce Bredin and document station data and specimens collected. Materials also include scientific illustrations.
Topic:
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
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Invertebrates  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Field notes
Scientific illustrations
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-291, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-291
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Maps
Place:
Brazil
Argentina
Date:
1933-1937
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Stillman Wright (1898-1989), an American limnologist. These records document fieldwork in Brazil and Argentina. Wright deposited his South American crustacean specimens with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and these field notes were maintained by the department. Materials also include maps.
Topic:
Limnology  Search this
Limnologists  Search this
Crustaceans  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
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Invertebrates  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-292, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-292
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Place:
Panama
Belize
Guam
Date:
2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Anja Schulze during her time as a postdoctoral fellow with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes focus on marine invertebrates, specifically worms, near islands off of Belize and Panama as well as Guam and other area islands. Materials include field data sheets.
Topic:
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Worms  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
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Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-293, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-293
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Maps
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1925-1928
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Grace E. Pickford (1902-1986), a zoologist and professor at Albertus Magnus College, Yale University, and Hiram College. These field notes document her focus on worms while in South Africa as a traveling scholar of Newnham College, Cambridge. These records document specimens in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and were maintained by the department. Materials also include maps.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
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Worms  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Field notes
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-294, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-294
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Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Place:
Panama
Date:
1977-1978
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Herbert W. Kaufman documenting his work in Panama.
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Research  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-295, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-295
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